Grandparents are ‘like God’: both very old
I’m excited about this year’s Tejas Art and Book Festival. Not many towns the size of Rockdale can boast of such an event but it comes off better each year. Full Story
‘Back to the 50s’
‘Call on the memories
here in the dark...
We’ll let the music
take us away....
Lost in the 50s tonight.
In Rockdale the 50s are really never very far away. Full Story
At the recent Barclay Visual Arts Awards, held at the Cultural Activities Center in Temple, local artist D. K. Full Story
Holub-Brown vows given in College Station
Sarah Brianne Brigid Holub and Gregory Edwin Brown Jr. were united in the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 2, 2010, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in College Station. Deacon Don Sims, long time family friend, officiated the double-ring ceremony. Full Story
Our Local Hero this week is Al Ammon.
Al has lived in Rockdale for 14 years and is self employed with a moving business.
He is an active member of St. John’s Methodist Church where he teaches Sunday School and is working on a certified lay minister program. Full Story
MCT’s ‘Sunshine Boys’ opens with dinner show
Neil Simon’s classic comedy, “The Sunshine Boys,” is the next production from Milam Community Theater in Cameron.
The show opens at the Lester and Beatrice Williams Civic Center March 20 with four performances. Full Story
Taken from community calendars. For additions, call 446-5838.
March 4—Vickie Keen, Deane L. Canon, Tammy Neal, Timothy Hoff, Quentin Montelongo, Marie Williams, Marie Freiling, Earl Whitmore.
March 5—Lorraine Martinez, Amanda Hodson, Ann Neal, Candice Walch.
March 6—Peggy Cernuch, Sean Montelongo, Gregory Chelf, Shirley Lane. Full Story
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Monday—Porcupine meatballs, breaded okra, tossed salad with diet dressing, garlic bread, orange pineapple, 2% milk.
Tuesday—Cajun Creole chicken, fluffy rice, lemon broccoli, marinated carrots, whole wheat bread, gingerbread, 2% milk.
Wednesday—Chili with beans, red and green coleslaw, onion, pickle slices, bread, apple crisp, 2% milk. Full Story
Brian Mitchell and Oarliene Hargers.
Jeannie Russell and Leon Russell.
Susan Youngblood and Michael Youngblood.
Ana Bahena and Elias Bahena.
Blake Hairston and Christina Hairston.
Lori Reisner and Robert Reisner. Full Story