Heifer sale $256,722 at Fair
Record 39 pens sold at auction
The Rockdale Fair’s commercial heifer show raised $256,722.10 for Milam County 4-H and FFA youth Saturday.
That’s the second highest total ever. Last year’s sale drew $312,305.
A record 39 pens of heifers sold. Last year 35 pens were sold.
Results follow (All totals included added money): Full Story
Christmas events coming up in November
COMMENTS FROM MICAH
For many years the Extension Education Association Clubs and the Family and Consumer Sciences Committee has worked with the Milam County Extension Office to provide this opportunities to Look, Shop and Eat. Christmas Cottage - Full Story
First RFA president remembered
The Rockdale Fair Association remembered its first president, and one of the Fair’s “founding fathers” Saturday.
Bill Vogelpohl died on Dec. 7 at the age of 78. Full Story
RFA hands out awards
The Rockdale Fair Association handed out a number of appreciation plaques in the Fair Park show ring prior to Saturday’s sale by Johnny Hill, RFA president.
Penny Horelica was named the RFA’s outstanding board member for 2015.
Cooper Meinardus was selected as the junior outstanding board member. Full Story
Rockdale Fair youth livestock sale results
Listed totals include added money.
Grand champion—Amber Dee, Thorndale 4- H, buyer Perry & Perry Builders, $10,000.
Reserve champion— Stiles Patin, Thorndale 4-H, buyer Hanson Contracting, $17,200.
3. McKenna Biar, Thorndale Junior FFA, buyer Miller Starnes Chevrolet-Buick, $6,150. Full Story
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