Forty years ago this month, 372 of my classmates and I graduated from Madera High School.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Jesus said, “Do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will bring its own worries. Today’s trouble is enough for today.”
— Matthew 6:34
The three judges who are demanding that California release still more prison inmates due to overcrowding seem to have forgotten something:
Although the little country school on Avenue 7 stands empty today, there is some talk that children will once again fill its rooms and playground.
It looks like it’s going to be getting a tad warm around here this weekend with temperatures hovering around 105 degrees.
It was the first week of June, and I was 12 years old. Over Memorial Day weekend, my family made the trip from our one-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn, NY, to Laurence Harbor, N.J., on Raritan Bay.
The Madera Unified School District Board of Trustees made a good decision when it hired Dr. Julia O’Kane as interim superintendent. (See story, Page A1.)