Senior Chief Boatswain’s Mate Joel Martinez, a native of Madera, is retiring from the U.S. Navy after serving for 24 years.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
You haven’t heard or seen it rain until you’ve experienced the thundering waterfall of a tropical downpour on a metal roof. You certainly don’t want to be in a tent or worse under that cascade.
Frank and Dianna Parksion of Madera Ranchos celebrate their golden wedding anniversary. They were married on May 8, 1964, at the Bethel Southern Baptist Church in Madera.
Benefit to be Saturday
Proceeds from an annual dog show set for Saturday will benefit the local dog park, organizers said.
Surviving relatives to participate Wednesday
Ceremony remains open to students
An educator wants local college students who are set to reach a milestone at the end of this semester to be honored in a baccalaureate.
Madera comes together to ‘Stamp Out Hunger’