A 36-year-old Mariposa man was placed into Madera County Jail this week when sheriff’s deputies found him in possession of methamphetamine and two hypodermic needles, spokeswoman Erica Stuart said Friday.
A retired law-enforcement commander and outgoing parole supervisor were honored during a monthly meeting earlier this week as officials called them “two of Madera County’s top public servants.”
When the Edison-Fresno girls’ volleyball team stepped onto the court of Joe Flores Gym to face Madera, the Tigers were looking to upset the top team in the County/Metro Athletic Conference.
Heading into the three doubles matches in the Div. IV semifinals, all the No. 10 seeded Delano Tigers had to do was get one win and they would upset the No. 2 seed and last year’s Div.
After the first set, it looked like the Liberty Hawks girls volleyball team would be able to have its share of the North Sequoia League championship against the Sierra-Tollhouse Chieftains.
Jordan Moineau (Liberty) and the Cal State Stanislaus women’s soccer team have earned the No. 7 ranking in the nation and are the top-ranked team in the NCAA West region.
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