Throughout the history of Madera County, local law enforcement officers have put their lives on the line to protect the community, and from time to time some of them have made the supreme sacrifice.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
The United States was ablaze with fury. An unthinkable conspiracy had unfolded; cowardly killers had struck! People braced for the worst, including germ warfare and poisoned water supplies.
All it took to give the Washington Nationals a real rival was one pitch — a well-placed 93-mph Rawlings tattoo by Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels on Sunday right into the ribs of the brash, wunderk
There are some public etiquette matters we need to take care of in Madera, especially since so many are failing at them.
The first concerns etiquette in supermarket parking lots.
Well, Bill Dawson and Staci Martines pulled off yet another Madera Hall of Fame induction ceremony Saturday night.
I happened to be in line Sunday at a convenience store, and the man and woman in line ahead of me were buying lottery tickets.
Chances are the Relay for Life, under way today and tomorrow, will raise $100,000 or more for the fight against cancer, a fight that is a wonderful thing.