Residents, including school and city officials, are planning various events, recognitions and educational activities to celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month in Madera.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
The Sunrise Rotary Club of Madera chose Jesus Barriga, a sixth grader at James Monroe School, Wednesday as its first elementary Student of the Month for this school year.
Chowchilla Police Chief Jay Varney announced Wednesday which government and law enforcement leaders are endorsing him for sheriff of Madera County.
A Madera County Superior Court jury found Carmina Garza, 44, of Madera, guilty of driving under the influence of prescription drugs, according to authorities Wednesday.
People covered their faces with devil masks, pranced about the cement floor of Charros Unidos and snapped their whips as they danced to the beats of traditional chilenas from Oaxaca.
By Jeff Barnard of The Associated Press
When Madera resident Phil Holbrook wanted to record a seemingly innocent moment of his young son interacting with late television icon Elizabeth Montgomery at a Columbia Pictures picnic, he had no idea that