Madera residents who share an ancestry in Oaxaca exposed indigenous traditions — from an engagement to a wedding ceremony — in a play last weekend.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
Educational institution disbanding
Madera County Undersheriff Michael Salvador has put off a decision whether to run to replace his boss, John Anderson, who has said he will retire at the end of 2014.
Two of the three men accused in the 2012 murder of 44-year-old Madera man Gerald Fontes will have a court hearing in Mariposa County Court this week and face 16 years to life in prison.
250 take part
The assembly hall at the Church of Christ on Sunset Avenue was filled with more than 100 cancer survivors Saturday morning as they celebrated their victory over the dreaded disease.
Work goes on in Central Madera as well