PRAYER GROUP—A “Mothers Prayer Group” was started last year by Michelle Lehmkuhl, meeting at 6 p.m. Thursdays and 7:30 a.m. Fridays throughout football season. The prayer group prays for the safety of the Tigers and also for their opponents. The moms have now added a Thursday meal to the prayer group. Full Story
I n celebration of October as Family History Month, the Lucy Hill Patterson Memorial Library will be joining the Genealogy Center of the Waco-McLennan County Library in its 16th annual Genealogy Lockin.
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QUICK RESPONSE—The Rockdale VFD and Rockdale Police Department were on the spot within minutes after a 10:07 a.m. call Thursday reporting a vehicle had struck a gas meter on MLK Drive between Seventh and Eighth Streets. There was no fire, but police did make an arrest in connection with the incident later in the morning. Full Story
WATCH OUT—Reporter columnist Ted Hubert took this photo of a 3-foot long Cane Break (Velvet Tail) rattlesnake trapped by Allen Prince in the Lin Luce Ranches area. Prince said the snake is extremely venomous and serum to treat bites is very expensive. Full Story