PRESENTERS—Alcoa Rockdale Operations—Aloma Clayton, Jim Hodson, Jody Pelzel, Terry Blodgett, Kenny Waters, Warren Matous, Royce Haws, Lynn Pruett, Tommy Nienaber; Livestock rancher—Kevin Eshchberger; Rockdale Rehab—Nia Lewis, Kay Fisher; Perry & Perry Steel services—Lin Perry; Brady’s Pest Control—Brady and Sherri Nelson; Attorneys—Michelle Lehmkuhl, LeAnn Wilde; Shawnee’s (stylists)—Shawnee Hornung, Holly Hoffman; Municipal Judge—Jerry Waggoner; Violia Environmental Services—Glen Fatheree; DPS—Sgt. Jimmy Morgan; Little River Medical Clinic—Dr. Deborah Nietsche; Texas Health Commission—Area Director Dr. Tom Barton; Classic Bank—Tom Loth, Lee Ann Fletcher; Rockdale Multi-Service Center, Carolyn Cooper; Jellybeans (stylists)—Tammie Bean, Olivia Castaneda, Norma Dawson; Miles Styles (barbershop)—Charles, Chris Miles; Milam County Game Warden—Charles Mayer; Rockdale Police Department—Lt. J.D. Newlin; fitness instructor—Deron Clay; high school trainer—Dustin Cedidla; Miller-Starnes Chevrolet-Buick—Lee Jenkins, Nathan Bland; EMS—Bryon Sedlacek; Edward Jones (brokerage)—Paul Dixon; Steve’s Tire & Alignment— Steve Pruett; Rockdale Veterinary Clinic—Dr. Steve Daniels; Central Texas Workforce Center—James Powell; Little Tykes Daycare—Ashley Stutts; Rockdale Post Office—Betty Malish, Kandace Bankston; Scott & White—Angie Wallis; KRXT Radio—Charlie McGregor; Justice of the Peace—Twila Harris; Milam County Sheriff Deputy—Donald White; Medicine Chest Pharmacy—Amanda Carpenter; Richards Memorial Hospital— Eric Weinrich, Rob Ressler, Jeremy Riney, Stephen Christian, Mary Matthews, Darla Rose; Chamber of Commerce—Denice Doss.
CAREER DAY Livestock rancher Kevin Eschberger talks his trade with Rockdale Junior High students at the recent Career Awareness Day. Counselor Angela White said Eschberger and 35 other local industries and independent business people were represented, spending half a day talking with students about their careers. “We’d like to thank all presenters for their participation in our Career Awareness Day,” White said. “We appreciate them taking the time to be with us as we plan for our future, and working with us to ensure our children a successful career.”