Brixton Gomes is the most dominating pitcher in the Madera National Little League. So much so that he could probably beat most teams with one arm tied behind his back. Or hanging by his side.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
The cat in our house still hasn’t decided whom she will vote for, but I imagine she will cast her ballot for the candidate who promises the most handouts.
Last Tuesday, members of Madera’s Noon Rotary Club celebrated their 90th birthday.
Gen. George S. Patton is one of the most enigmatic figures in the history of the United States military. He was deeply religious yet egregiously profane.
Everyone is still trying to figure out what in the world to do about Tim Lincecum. The two-time Cy Young winner has clearly lost his edge. But is it physical or mental? Both is likely the case.
The blood they spilled has made our nation strong,
Their payment for democracy was high.
Without their courage we could not belong
As heirs of those who weren’t afraid to die.
The temperature was in triple digits as we drove eastward from the shore of the Salton Sea to what is known as Slab City. It was hot even for this lover of the desert.