To some, Martin Luther King Jr. was a giant of a man, but that wasn’t so, physically speaking. He was 5 feet, 7 inches tall and of slight build, according to one biography.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
HIGH SPEED RAIL MAY BE IN THE FUTURE — Support for the public financing of a $23 billion super high speed train connecting the population centers of California is building up a full head of steam.
During the past week, many words have been written and spoken about the life and death of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Would-be candidates in both parties are maneuvering to run for the presidency, and the most interesting development has been that the two front-runners both represent political dynasties.
“Impossible isn’t something that is true to a thing. It’s something that is true to the person doing it.”
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This has been a hard week. Last Saturday, members of our Tribune family gathered to help our sports editor Tyler Takeda say goodbye to his father Ben Tadashi Takeda.
“And God said, behold I have given you every herb bearing seed which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed: to you it shall be for meat.”