Lois Yakligian retired from her job as a secretary for Dixieland Elementary School 26 years ago. Today, she continues to work with students to help them succeed in and out of the classroom.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Today is the start of the last week to sign up for free toys from Madera County Toys for Tots.
As many Maderans comfortably prepared for Thanksgiving feasts or Black Friday specials, some men, women and children without shelter or much else gave their thanks.
By Juliet Williams
Prison realignment moves problems from state to local facilities
By Don Thompson
In the frenzy of Black Friday shopping when big-box retailers offer tantalizing discounts to draw hundreds, if not thousands of Maderans to their stores, locally owned, independent businesses can often be an
- Esteban Ramirez of Madera was arrested on or about Nov. 25 in Riverside County on suspicion of felony theft, narcotics, unknown.