Pilot unhurt after small plane crashes in Cameron
No injuries were reported at 2:20 p.m. Saturday when an experimental ultralight aircraft crashed while landing at the Cameron airport.
Department of Public Safety Trooper Erik Gaston listed the pilot as Richard Reeb, 68, of Ranger. Full Story
WAKEUP CALL Rockdale volunteer firefighters empty hoses of excess water before heading back to the station after an early morning call Friday. Full Story
Stop of juvenile clears burglaries
Two burglaries were cleared after a Friday traffic stop when police found items in the vehicle.
Police Chief Thomas Harris said Ofc. Stephen Goodrich made the stop of a 14-year-old male juvenile and found the items during a routine inventory of the vehicle.
The case was turned over to juvenile authorities.
One treated after Thursday accident
One driver was treated after a two-vehicle collision at 7:34 a.m. Thursday on FM 2116 southwest of Rockdale, according to State Trooper Erik Gaston.
He said Daniel Kubena, 17, of Caldwell was treated at Richards Memorial Hospital. Other driver was listed as Harvey Locklin Jr., 32, of Rockdale.
Damages were termed extensive. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY JAIL LOG
Here is the jail log from March 9-15 from the Milam County Sheriff’s Department.
Jail logs list all persons charged with offenses through the county jail docket. Charges may change during the process.
Persons are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.
• George Lee Lane, 40, Rockdale, parole violation, in custody. Full Story
Final rural burglary suspect sent to jail
The final suspect in a series of rural burglaries in South Milam County last summer, pleaded guilty in 20th District Court last week and received a 12-month state jail term.
Antonio Vega, 33, of Houston pleaded guilty to burglary of a building, according to Prosecutor Kerry Spears.
Vega, along with his two codefendants were also ordered to pay $2,130 in restitution. Full Story