After falling behind 2-0 in the third inning, the Madera Coyote softball team closed out the game with 11 straight runs for a Division I first round victory.
Here's the latest news for Thursday, May 17: Prosecutors give closing argument in Edwards trial; Coroner: RFK Jr.'s wife died of hanging; Caretaker Greek Cabinet, legislators sworn in; Donna Summer dead.
State Senate leader pushes for more money
Two Madera lighting companies launched an iPhone application last week at an annual international lighting trade show and convention.
Facebook users helped the Madera County Food Bank win $30,000 in food relief grants through Walmart’s “Fighting Hunger Together” campaign.
Craft show to benefit charities
A 42-year-old Oakhurst woman found lying on the side of Road 222 near Bass Lake remained hospitalized Wednesday with head trauma and detectives are looking for a Jeep she was driving.