The annual breakfast honoring cancer survivors, sponsored by Madera Relay For Life, was attended by almost 100 survivors.
Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School alumni returned to the school to talk to students about choosing their career paths.
Teams and individuals played under the cold, windy and cloudy skies in a Frisbee golf tournament to benefit the American Cancer Society.
After a week of heavy rain limited practice time for drivers on the newly repaved track, the skies opened up just in time for Hampton Inn Night at the Madera Speedway on Saturday.
If you have driven around town lately, you no doubt have noticed that trees along some of the busier streets have a new decor — big, beautiful purple ribbons.
Some recent arrests may have helped solve some the rising number of daylight burglaries reported on the city’s West Side.
Showers and thunderstorms dropped .6 inches of rain and a bit of hail in Madera on Friday as of 5:40 p.m. weather officials reported.