As the reigning Div. V Valley Champions, the Liberty Hawks football team played for the first time in public Friday and head coach Mike Nolte came away satisfied.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
The smell of barbecuing and smoking ribs rose above the large backyard of the Madera Elks Lodge on Saturday as 14 teams competed during the lodge’s annual Rib Cook-off.
Rural laborers and farmworker leaders gathered this weekend to honor a New York University-bound freshman whose own parents work in Valley fields.
Tentative agreement reached
Dozens of Madera-area residents gathered for a town hall meeting earlier this week where a panel of officials discussed ways to improve public safety and answered questions from concerned citizens.
By Gosia Wozniacka and Mark Smith
Nearly 100 residents welcomed a group of immigration reform activists in Madera with a dinner, song and dance performances and speeches at Courthouse Park.