On the way to Port A: The ‘driving’ rain
Thursday, The Reporter’s Cliff (No, I Wasn’t The Cliff On “Cheers”) Dungan and I were coming back from Thorndale in The Reporter’s van.
On the way over we had noticed an area that looked like rain off to the southwest of the highway. Full Story
Wedding on a budget
Dear Dave, Full Story
INK IN THE BLOOD
John Sharp is a true down-to-earth public servant
John Sharp is one of those people to whom you take an instant liking. He is down-to-earth but brilliant and is truly devoted to public service.
Two opportunities to view the Texas A&M University System chancellor revealed a man who seems to always be relaxed and at ease talking to anyone. Full Story
My sister a model for community papers
Editor’s note: The Reporter was honored to be featured, along with other small-town newspapers, in a cover-story feature in Texas Co-Op Power magazine’s September edition. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY T.R.I.A.D.
Top priority: Increase nursing home allowance
The Texas Silver-Haired Legislature (TSHL) is an advocate for better living conditions for older Texans.
Its 98 members are volunteers which takes their time and money.
Many Texans are unaware of the work being done to help them in their waning years.
All Texans will grow old if they stay long enough and will benefit from the labors of the TSHL. Full Story
Tales from the hood: Praesal Addition edition
Hope everyone takes a look at the pull out feature on this page about Rockdale native Lisa Bouldin Frederick and her life as an artist.
I always enjoy interviewing people—especially someone I know—who are lucky enough to grow up and do what they love to do. I count myself among those people.
Her gallery was a definite labor of love, passed down through generations. Full Story
Quotes by three presidents answer judge’s question
Before moving back to Milam County, I spent the last 12 or so years of my life doing a lot of traveling, seeing a good bit of the world, living in other places, and getting to be pretty good friends with people from all over the world. Full Story