Revival meeting set Feb. 16-18

A revival meeting is set for Feb. 16-18 in Cathey’s Valley. The Outside Cover the World International Ministries will be hosting the event at the Circle of Hope Building, 3567 Highway 140 in Cathey’s Valley. The schedule is for revival services to be held Feb. 16 at 6:30 p.m., Feb. 17 at 6 p.m. and Feb. 18 at 10 a.m. […]


La Grange breakfast scheduled The annual La Grange Valentine’s Day breakfast is set for Sunday, Feb. 11. It will be at the Odd Fellows Lodge #65, 30018 Yosemite Boulevard. The menu is biscuits and gravy, sausage, ham and cheese omelets and all you can eat pancakes. There will be complimentary coffee and orange juice. Cost is $6 for adults, $3 […]

Lions Club welcomes new members to group

New members of the local Lions Club are, from left, Mark Stevens, Jared Brandauer, Shannon Hansen, Bill Peterson and Heath Harris. Submitted photoThe Mariposa Lions Club welcomed five new members during their recent official new member induction meeting. The new members are Bill Peterson, Heath Harris, Shannon Hansen, Jared Brandauer and Mark Stevens. All new members were sponsored by Wayne […]

Do not pass go … and show your forgiveness


Dave GundersonJesus told the story about a man who owed a king a fortune. The debt was so large that if the man earned an average salary, it would take him 200,000 years to pay off! It was in the same category as if a person owed as much as the U.S. national debt. So the king ordered that this […]

Card of Thanks

The Mariposa County High School Academic Boosters Club, Inc., extends a big “thank you” to everyone who contributed to our year end fundraising campaign! The campaign raised $1,650. These funds will be used to enrich academic experiences for MCHS high school students. Our latest grants to MCHS have included T-shirts for Cross Age physical education students to wear when teaching […]


Workshops for ranchers slated University of California, Cooperative Extension’s Livestock & Natural Resources Advisor for Fresno and Madera Counties, Rebecca Ozeran, is hosting a workshop for local ranchers at McCay Hall in Cathey’s Valley. It will be on Wednesday, Feb. 21, from 1-5:30 p.m., and again at Kearney Ag Research and Extension Center, Parlier, on Thursday, Feb. 22, from 2-6:30 […]


Finding ‘roots’ theme of meeting Finding “roots” will be the theme of an upcoming gathering. Guest Dan Haines will inform people about how to start when researching their family tree. The meeting will be at the Seventh-day Adventist Church Fellowship Hall on Sunday, Feb. 4 from 2-2:30 p.m. The church is located on 11th Street in Mariposa. Dancing available for […]

The right approach to the football field


Allison ByerleyIt’s playoff time in the NFL. Football in Texas has been described as a religion, and it is safe to say that, during the fall, there are more people at football games across the state than in pews on Sunday morning. Few people make it to the highest level — the NFL — and once they do, few stay […]

Five decades of love

Pelk and Dorothy Richards of Mariposa will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 20, 2018. They were married on that date in 1968 at the United Methodist Church in Mariposa. Submitted photo… An online subscription is required to view news content on this website. To continue reading please enter your username and password below. Not a subscriber? Please click […]

See others like God


Allison ByerleyDid you know that you can find out the most popular New Year’s resolutions? Google tracks what searches people make on their site, and by looking at the searches around Jan. 1, we can tell what people are trying to change in the new year. Not surprisingly, losing weight is one of the top resolutions! Our society is focused […]

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