One of the purposes of education is to prepare citizens to participate in democracy. On Nov. 4, the citizens of Madera have an opportunity to let their voices be heard.
I read Angela Hill’s letter in the Fresno newspaper about the Madera County district attorney’s race. It was extremely accurate, and I believe it deserves a follow up in The Madera Tribune.
Jay Varney, police chief and acting city administrator of Chowchilla, is running for sheriff of Madera County, and I am supporting Chief Varney in this pursuit.
A crash on the central Madera on-ramp for State Route 99 killed a 23-year-old motorcyclist this weekend.
Police presence beefed up at Madera High
COARSEGOLD — Furry eight-legged creatures will be celebrated Oct. 25 with the annual Coarsegold Tarantula Awareness Festival in the Sierra Nevada foothills.
CHOWCHILLA — The Fossil Discovery Center of Madera County has new prehistoric animal displays and hands-on activities planned for its fourth annual National Fossil Day celebration from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.