In what has become an annual tradition, the Madera Breakfast Lions hosted this year’s scholarship recipients and their families at the organization’s weekly meeting at Madera Municipal Golf Course.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
The Chukchansi Indian Tribal Council has announced the recipients of this year’s Community Grant Program, and ten organizations from Madera landed the lion’s share of the money.
Two motorists were injured when they were involved in a seven-car pileup on State Route 99 Friday evening at about 6 p.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.
A man convicted in February of burglary, assault and child abuse has been sentenced to four years in prison, according to District Attorney Michael Keitz.
By Farin Montanez and Elsa Mejia
Local college students celebrated Cinco de Mayo in an afternoon gathering Thursday that featured contests, dancing, free tacos and piñatas.
Madera joins in national observances
A community prayer gathering that’s usually held during the evening on the National Day of Prayer was moved to noon this year.