Teachers stood with their students before hundreds of people and spoke about each individual’s academic performance.
When Robert Poythress was elected mayor of Madera, he knew he would be called upon to answer to his constituents.
The following Madera South High School students earned a 4.0 grade point average in 2013.
Here's the latest news for Friday, February 28, 2014: Ukraine crisis deepens; dangerously cold weather gripping the U.S., with more snow expected this weekend; Rio de Janeiro's Carnival celebration kicks off; Obama and Biden jog around the White House.
California was lashed Friday by heavy rains that the parched state so desperately needs, though with the soaking came traffic snarls, power outages and the threat of mudslides.