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CLANG! Abram Doss, member of the Balcones Force blacksmith group hammers away during a blacksmithing demonstration at Rockdale's historical I&GN Depot. The shop, a restoration of the Dockall-Timmerman blacksmith shop in the Gay Hill community west of Rockdale, was dedicated by the Rockdale Historical Society during its Living History Day Saturday. The day also featured displays of candle making, guns and other military paraphernalia, railroad signals, flint knapping and more. The shop is furnished with antique tools from area blacksmithing families. More photos, coverage page 1B. CLANG! Abram Doss, member of the Balcones Force blacksmith group hammers away during a blacksmithing demonstration at Rockdale's historical I&GN Depot. The shop, a restoration of the Dockall-Timmerman blacksmith shop in the Gay Hill community west of Rockdale, was dedicated by the Rockdale Historical Society during its Living History Day Saturday. The day also featured displays of candle making, guns and other military paraphernalia, railroad signals, flint knapping and more. The shop is furnished with antique tools from area blacksmithing families. More photos, coverage page 1B.


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The burn ban for Milam County has been lifted. Burning is always prohibited in the county's municipalities.


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