This was the season that the Madera South Stallions finally quieted the naysayers who doubted the five-year program would ever produce a championship caliber team.
A glance at the highs and lows for Madera County sports in 2011.
Here's the latest news for Friday, December 30: Countdown to Iowa caucuses; Hollywood arson fires; Death penalty for girl's murder; Shot Marine released.
The California Supreme Court on Thursday gave Gov. Jerry Brown and state lawmakers the right to eliminate community redevelopment agencies in a crucial decision that impacts the state budget.
The Madera Redevelopment Agency is facing dissolution and the prospect of having to sell off all its assets.
Nationwide statistics show an increase in certain crimes where alcohol is a factor around the holidays, and Madera County is no exception.
We are a strange people.We are more apt to choose our leaders by reading or listening to negative advertising than we are through analysis of how particular candidates approach the issues.