Randy Seals, who’s lived in Madera County nearly his entire life, said when Board President Curt Pollock recently offered him the position of superintendent at Bass Lake Joint Union School District (BLJUSD), he didn’t let Pollock finish the sentence.
State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson is pleased with Governor Brown’s signing of the 2017–18 state budget that increases funding for kindergarten through twelfth grade public schools, after school programs, early education and child care, and teacher recruitment and training.
Though the projects ranged from book donations for African children to painting bird houses for the elderly, there was one central theme during Yosemite High School’s 5th Annual Senior Project Fair this week - community service.
The popularity of small, unmanned aircraft, commonly called drones, has grown by leaps and bounds the past couple years with use by the military, companies, meteorologists and hobbyists around the world.
The 129th Rescue Wing shows its recent firefighting efforts in Northern California. The crew on the Pave Hawk helicopter, included Major Nate Nowaski, Capt. Tyler Gibson, Staff Sgt. Christian Meyers and Senior Airman Ryan Dumatol. Video was posted July 17, 2017.
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Up-close footage of California National Guard firefighting efforts
See the Detwiler fire from satellite high above California
Detwiler Fire on social media: Flame. Smoke. And a goat
It's too hot to cook. Make these no-bake fruit tarts instead