Hats off to Debi Bray and her Madera District Chamber of Commerce officers, board and crew for putting on another outstanding Lifetime Achievement Awards dinner.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
A few days ago, Ronn Dominici, long-time CHP officer and retired Madera County Supervisor from District 3, dropped by to chat about the good old days, especially those halcyon days at Madera High in the 1960
Tomorrow, I’m heading to Lions Town and Country Park, possibly with Racer, the dog, to check out the annual Bark For Life that raises funds for Madera’s Relay For Life and the fight against cancer.
"In all thy ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct thy paths."
— Proverbs 3:6
My first marathon is Sunday and I really do feel like a kid preparing for the first day of school.
About 20 years ago, when Mrs. Doud and I lived in Prescott, Ariz., and I was managing editor of the Daily Courier there, I met one of those people you sometimes run into and never forget.
“How could it be that the home of Silicon Valley and JPL (Jet Propulsion Laboratories) — doing incredible things like indexing all the world’s knowledge and putting rovers on Mars —would build a bullet train