Authorities say a skydiver fell to his death at a Madera festival after his parachute got tangled as he tried to deploy it and his backup failed.
Chowchilla inmates say a new prison program rehabbing shelter dogs is helping them, too.
Dr. Sandra Caldwell, president of Reedley College, and in turn its satellite campus of Madera Community College Center, said she believes Madera should have its “own stand-alone community college.”
Soldiers returning from war healthy and whole have a period of adjustment while they transition to civilian life. Far too many of them, however, return home missing limbs and with shattered lives.
After spending three weeks in Thailand seeking an international beauty pageant title, 2010 Madera High School graduate Maria Manzo came back to the United States and slept.
Madera County’s search and rescue team is accepting applications.
Lovers of live theater will have a trio of choices this week as three local high schools bring heart and humor to cafeteria stages starting Thursday.