When S.W. Westfall was elected to the job of sheriff, he knew that the task would not be easy.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Mary Ann Walker was the daughter of a British locksmith and his wife, Caroline. At the time of her birth on Aug. 26, 1845, there was no indication that she would meet the end that she did 43 years later.
President Obama has for all practical purposes slapped the face of the Catholic Church in the United States.
T-Ball registration is continuing. The Parks and Community Services Department expects more than 500 children to register. The fee is $38 per child.
A San Francisco man is trying to get a movement going to “reform” red-light cameras in the Bay Area, where fines for running a red light and being caught by one of the cameras can be as much as $480.
A lot of folks have laughed at presidential candidate Newt Gingrich’s idea for colonizing the moon. But some experts are saying that might not be a bad idea.
The famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, saw his shadow on Thursday. Tradition dictates this is a forecast for six more weeks of winter.