Liberty High School student Ana Hayes accepts the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness for ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. She was challenged by Hannah Shevenell and challenged Michael Barber, Summer Mendoza and Kevin Ferimisco to do the same.
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Glimpses of the 1,200-acre Junction Fire on the morning of Tuesday, August 19, 2014, in Central California. Video and photographs courtesy of the Madera County Sheriff's Department.
Oakhurst brush fire on Monday afternoon, Aug. 18, 2014. Video courtesy of Madera County Sheriff's Department. The fire grew and by Monday evening reached 500 acres, forcing mandatory evacuations.
Tyler Takeda, sports editor for The Madera Tribune, shares his opinion on high school football in Madera, California.
Here's the latest news for Thursday, August 14th: President Obama appeals for calm in Missouri; Robin Williams' wife said he suffered from Parkinson's; the last doses of an Ebola drug are in Liberia; a 99-year-old grandmother breaks a world track record.