‘Caracara’ — another word for Mexican Eagle
Over the past few weeks I’ve heard a lot of people talk about the “Mexican Eagle.” Full Story
FORT WORTH CROSSED HIS MIND
FORT WORTH CROSSED HIS MIND Jacob Willingham showed his Beefmaster heifer “Texas” at the 2010 Fort Worth Stock Show last weekend and brought home grand champion honors in the calf division Full Story
Nature Festival promises diverse, expert speakers
Conservation, habitat, landscape design topics for first-ever event
The first annual Milam County Nature Festival will have something for any outdoor enthusiast, with expert speakers on topics ranging from water to wildflowers.
The event is set for June 11 and 12 at Wilson-Ledbetter Park in Cameron. Admission will be free, said Ann Collins, project chair. Full Story
$90 shirts and 68-cent cotton... you’re kidding
I noted a local department store was running a big sale the other day and I needed some clothes. So I went shopping. Full Story
Boosters to hold dinner, dance Feb. 6
Rockdale FFA/Ag Boosters will hold a Sweetheart Dinner & Dance from 6 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, according to Robin Heintze, spokesperson.
Tickets will be $40 for a couple, $25 for singles. Tickets entitle the bearer to a catered meal with a dance to follow.
Tickets are also entered into a draw ing for prizes. Grand prize will be a $750 Visa gift card. Full Story
ANOTHER RARE BIRD
ANOTHER RARE BIRD After seeing a picture of a rare albino cardinal nesting near the Coldiron home in Milano in last week’s Reporter, Mark and Shiela Brady of Rockdale contacted a Texas A&M ornit Full Story
‘CHIP-CHIP-A-TREE’—Little River Basin Master Gardeners and El Camino Real Master Naturalists sponsored a joint effort to recycle Christmas trees. Full Story
‘Downtown’ car show set March 6
Rockdale Downtown Association’s Auto and Cycle Show will be held March 6, according to Bernie Finley, organizer.
Entry fee is $20 and no preregistration is required. Registration will be held from 8 to 10 a.m. and the show will be held from 10 to 2:30.
Finley said categories include: Full Story