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Ruth Kochergina & Larry Casarrubias-Tapia Named MSHS 2016 Homecoming Queen & King

MADERA - Madera South High School's sixth homecoming celebration is now in the history books. Pastor Roger Leach of Valley West Church was chosen as the grand marshal of Friday's activates which included the parade and pregame ceremonies.

The parade kicked off in the morning and traveled down Stadium Road to Madera South where it entered the campus on Pecan Street. Children from the Purple Track's feeder schools lined Stadium Road to see the high schools on their floats and in the band. Several of the varsity football players even walked the crowds of kids shaking hands.


Madera South's 10th Graduation Takes to the Sky

MADERA - The tenth commencement exercise for Madera South High School took to the air with drone cameras and big screen video displays. Now the parents of the graduating seniors could see their students up close when they received their diplomas on the stage. And as their students marched in to the stadium at the beginning of the ceremony, a camera hovering at 500 feet gave a birds-eye view of the students as the marched to their seats.

"Learn from yesterday, live for today and dream for tomorrow" was the theme of this years graduation as speakers including David Vargas,  Patsy Mejia, Angelica Costillas and Brandon Valdez delivered the message with their student speeches.

The 118th Graduating Class of Madera High School Dares to Dream

MADERA - With their parents watching from the bleachers of Madera's Memorial Stadium, the 188th graduating class from Madera High School stepped towards their future Friday night. Over 500 students accepted their diplomas and are preparing for their service to our country, futures in college or just starting their life's.

Guest speaker Larry Powell, former Fresno County Superintendent of Education, told the graduates that no matter what life presenting them they would never lose their value. Student speakers delivered the message to Dare to Dream.

Ricardo Gil & Lexandra Raygoza Named 2015 MHS Homecoming King & Queen

MADERA - The Madera High School 2015 Homecoming kicked off Friday's events with a parade through the streets of Madera. Starting at it's feeder middle school, Thomas Jefferson, it snaked its way around the HOPY section of Madera towards Madera High School to its conclusion at the MUSD's Memorial Stadium.

The grand marshal was driven by Chris DaSilva and the homecoming king and queen candidates were driven by school board members and Madera Mayor Robert Poythress. The Madera High School band led by Bret Cappelluti played while the classes and clubs showed off their hard word on their floats. At the end of the parade route was a rally at the stadium for all the high schoolers.

Seventh Time is a Charm for Madera South Graduation

MADERA -  The seventh graduating class from Madera South High School took their first steps into their future Thursday night at Memorial Stadium. Some will head to Fresno State, some will head to the military, all will remember the words of the keynote speaker Dr. Robert "Bobby" Cargill.

Following the graduation ceremony, some of the graduating class went back to the school for the annual Sober Graduation Party sponsored by the California Highway Patrol. Games, music, and food were provided by local sponsors and at the end of the night one graduate went home with a not-so brand new car from GT Auto Sales.

Warren & Hyatt Named Madera South Homecoming King and Queen: Bill Coate Grand Marshall

MADERA - The Madera South Stallions celebrated homecoming Friday with a come-from-behind win on the gridiron against The Fresno High Warriors 61-40. Other winners Friday night were Jayvion Warren and Brianna Hyatt who were crowned the 2015 homecoming king and queen during half time.

Jayvion Warren is the son of Brandi Williams and Gerald Warren. He is involved in link crew, and has played Stallion football all 4 years of high school. In his spare time, he enjoys going to church youth group meetings, hanging out with friends and family, and going on missionary trips. His plans after high school are to attend Grand Canyon University and major in nursing.

Super Heros Galore at Madera South Homecoming - Sanger Over South 41-14

MADERA - The super heroes from the DC Comics and the Marvel world descended on Madera South Friday for a parade and a football game. Before it was all over a new king and queen sat on their thrones with Superman and Wonder Woman looking on.

Homecoming 2014 for Madera South took on a comic book super hero theme with villains and heroes marching down Stadium Road for the kids of the Purple track. This year's homecoming parade passed in from of Madison and Alpha Schools with students from the rest of Madera South's feeder elementary schools bused in to watch the fun. Even the Desmond Middle School football team had a float in the parade.


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