An argument at Buckhorn Bar in North Fork last weekend led to a brawl outside that ended in gunfire — and ultimately an arrest of the suspected shooter.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
FIREBAUGH — Two women in their mid to late 20s were killed when their car drifted head on into the path of a moving semi truck on Avenue 7, just west of Road 16, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Two men allegedly carjacked a Coarsegold resident until law officers chased and stopped the vehicle near Selma.
Julian Cortes, the Madera Elks hoop shoot champion, traveled to Coalinga for the district finals and finished No. 1 in the 12-13 age group. At the Madera event Cortes sank 19 of 25 free throws.
The Madera Sunrise Rotary Club honored Jeevanjot Rai, a seventh grade student at Dixieland School as their first Student of the Month.
MILITARY BANS PUBLIC CEREMONIES FOR WAR DEAD — The Pentagon’s decision to scrub traditional public honors ceremonies for returning war dead has angered some members of the families of U.S.
“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” These words of author Charles Dickens on the French Revolution could just as well apply to the paradoxical water situation of Madera County amidst both