Deni Pacini would sit in the stands directly behind home plate. His radar gun at the ready, he concentrated on the delivery, velocity and movement of a possible future major league pitcher.
The Madera County Library, along with the California Library Association and the Madera County Food Bank, will host “Acquire a Taste for Giving: The Reading Is So Delicious Canned Food Drive.”
A passenger killed in a car wreck on Road 400 near Road 406 Friday afternoon has been identified by authorities as 18-year old Juan Lepe of Madera.
SEQUOIA NATIONAL FOREST — In parts of California’s Sierra Nevada, marshy meadows are going dry, wildflowers are blooming earlier and glaciers are melting into ice fields.
A man wanted in Fresno on a felony no bail warrant sat behind bars in Madera County jail this weekend on a no bail hold awaiting extradition.
Four of the six Madera Little League all-star teams made their opening appearance over the weekend and made its presence felt with commanding victories Saturday and Sunday in Madera and Reedley.
MERCED — In the 27 previous years of the North-South Rotary All-Star Football Classic, there hadn’t been a tie game, but then came the 28th edition.