The Rodriguez, Martinez, Sauceda, and Obregon families could be called Madera’s true Texans.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
More than $17,000 was raised for the Madera County Food Bank and Madera Rescue Mission this weekend as hundreds of Maderans ran in the second annual Second Wind 5K.
City and county officials praised Councilman Donald Holley, director of the McNally Park Jesse Owens Games for 28 years, during its kickoff rally Saturday at the pavilion in McNally Park.
A Saturday afternoon gathering at outdoor music venue ApCal benefitted the Honor Flight Project, which sends World War II and Korean War veterans to Washington D.C. Over two dozen veterans attended.
The meeting room at Madera Municipal Golf Course was filled to near capacity as the Madera Breakfast Lions hosted their 2015 scholarship winners during the club’s regular meeting.
The American Red Cross honored local sheriff’s deputies this month for “courageous actions” during the Courtney Fire in September, according to Sheriff Jay Varney.
Outside the future Madera County Sheriff’s Office under construction along Falcon Drive, first-year Sheriff Jay Varney said leading his staff of more than 100 employees is a lot like being a new head coach.