The Madera Elks Lodge honored Victor Wren of Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School and Amelia Holguin of Desmond Middle School as students of the month during the club’s monthly Family Night.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
A woman who, at 16 years old, organized the gruesome 2008 murder of Krista-Rae Pike by the hands of a convicted killer will not be sentenced until February 20 after another postponement.
Gaspar Vasquez, an 8-year-old student at Pershing Elementary School, had a simple Christmas wish in mind.
After four years of sitting idle, Ripperdan School will come out of mothballs.
The Madera County Office of Education was awarded the “Golden Bell Award for Student Services” and the “California County Board of Education Apple for Excellence Award” for its exemplary Foster Youths Servic
Due to a wet weather malfunction in The Madera Tribune’s telephone and Internet lines, the newspaper was without telephone or Internet service from late Tuesday, Dec. 16, through Friday, Dec. 19.
About 30 fire trucks, police cars and bikes rolled down to Valley Children’s Hospital on Thursday morning with sirens wailing from the distance — but it wasn’t an emergency.