You know you’re a Catholic when you’re tempted to genuflect when you cross the center aisle of a courtroom.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Tee Shepard had everything he wanted, then oddly walked away from the dream.
Some disturbing news about unemployment: The Madera-Chowchilla metropolitan area has the 10th-highest jobless rate in the nation. Here are the nine cities worse than we are:
PAVE THE STREETS — Is it not about time that the streets of the City of Madera should be paved? The city would lose nothing by such action, and the property owners would not lose.
I see the candidates removed their campaign signs on the town’s busy corners just in time for the fireworks stands to go up. Do we celebrate the right to vote on July 4th? Do we celebrate our independence?
“The Lord is not slow about his promise, as some count slowness, but is patient towards us, not wishing for any to perish but for all to change as needed.”
— 2 Peter 3:9
“Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.”
— Ralph Waldo Emerson