The state started moving male prisoners into the former Valley State Prison for Women in Chowchilla this week, according to Lt. Greg Bergersen, the prison staff’s community relations specialist.
For the second year in a row, Liberty High School hosted students from Madera South High School on Friday in attempts to break down barriers and get to know students from other schools.
A candidate forum for local elections has been scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Monday at 700 E. Yosemite Ave.
An annual event to raise awareness of domestic violence is set to feature a speaker who will address an audience for the first time since the alleged murderer of her sister was convicted early last month.
Blood donors will receive vouchers entitling them to a free medium pumpkin from the Pumpkin King during a blood drive Friday, Oct. 19, at Madera Community Hospital.
The second round of a San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control Board grant program that replaces mobile agricultural equipment that doesn’t meet new pollution standards is set to open Oct. 15.
While watering her yard after a parent meeting to discuss how to raise money to send Madera High School’s senior cheerleaders to perform at Disneyland, long-time cheer adviser Tammi Britton had an epiphany.