Ed Ray, the bus driver who saved 26 Chowchilla schoolchildren kidnapped and buried in a bus in 1976, died Thursday morning. He was 91.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
The first graduating class of Madera Community College’s new 12-month nursing program was honored during a pinning ceremony on campus Thursday.
The Madera County Sheriff’s Department’s Ag Crimes Unit is investigating an attempted metal theft on Avenue 9 and Road 33 where suspects fired a gun at the victim before fleeing, authorities said.
Thirteen students were honored for completing the Licensed Vocational Nursing (LVN) program at Madera Community College Center during the school’s ninth pinning ceremony.
Representatives from the Madera County Animal Shelter will be outside Food 4 Less from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
State Senate leader pushes for more money
Two Madera lighting companies launched an iPhone application last week at an annual international lighting trade show and convention.