Standing room only
The Madera Community Hospital Foundation held its 28th annual fund-raising dinner-dance, Riverboat Rendezvous, Saturday evening at Isla de Vista Farm off Island Drive northeast of Madera.
The Madera Coyotes and the Madera South Stallions girls volleyball teams advanced to the Gold Division quarterfinals and the Liberty Hawks lost in the semifinals in the Silver Division bracket at the Madera
Most of the time it’s the Madera South boys cross country team getting the accolades. However, Cristal Rivera stole the show by winning the 10th annual Golden Eagle Invitational at Woodward Park.
Though it was only his second-ever race at the Madera Speedway, 14-year-old rookie driver Cole Custer seemed to own the track again as he dominated Race No.
School administrators and state education officials across the country have received complaints about cheating on standardized tests echoing those in Atlanta.
The second Love Madera event broke records locally as more than 500 people signed up to help and many others who hadn’t registered showed up on Saturday to lend a hand.