By Scott Smith
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
By Lindsey Tanner
A 33-member cast of youths showed the struggles and victories of the 1960s civil rights movement through acting, song and poems before about 150 people.
Local college students drove into a cleaner and beautified campus on Monday because their peers and high schoolers teamed up to make it that way.
Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Christopher A. Abina graduated — as an honor graduate — from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
A fast-moving fire of undetermined origin destroyed an older, double-wide mobile home on Woods Street near the intersection of Avenue 13 1/4 and Road 29 on Friday afternoon, according to Cal Fire.
Since the parents of a teen accused of murder do not live in the country, a judge granted permission Friday for the defendant’s older brother to make jailhouse visits instead.