Trailing 12-1 heading into the bottom of the fifth inning, the Madera American Little League 9-10-year-old All-Star team could’ve easily packed it in and allowed Selma to leave town with a 10-run mercy rule
In what was labeled as the biggest event of the year at the Madera Speedway, drivers in all divisions put on an impressive show in the televised Fourth of July special.
The San Joaquin Valley isn’t the only place in America where drought is foremost on people’s minds. Another place where worry over water persists is Kansas.
Hate to say I told you so, but now the city has discovered that we are really in a water shortage.
It’s important to remember that the reason much of Madera County’s groundwater table is falling is because a significant per- centage of our water is exported to the South Valley via the Friant-Kern Canal.
By Sammy LoProto - Part 2 of 2
MADERA RANCHOS — A man recycling metal recently found a small, worn metal container decorated with a kneeling angel.