Congress is having a rough go of it lately.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Sheriff John Anderson’s suggestion at Wednesday’s Madera City Council meeting that Madera, the City of Chowchilla and Madera County combine their law-enforcement agencies is a good one and deserves serious s
100 years ago: Madera goes wet by 24 votes — Madera went wet by a majority of 24 in the special election held Saturday.
Child killers. After 25 years of extraordinary effort by Rotarians around the world, including Madera’s, the dreaded child crippler and life-taker, polio, is on the verge of eradication.
“This above all: to thine own self be true, And it must follow, as the night the day, Thou canst not then be false to any man.”
— Polonius (“Hamlet,” Act 1)
A loud bark late one night in 1997 inspired me to ask God to send a watchdog or angel to look after my parents’ van, which I had borrowed.
“Saith the Lord: ‘For I will forgive iniquity, and I will remember their sins no more.’”
— Jeremiah 31:34