Rockdale teen found dead near home - Free Access
Rockdale’s schools and community are mourning the death of a 15-year RHS freshman whose body was discovered in a pasture near his home Wednesday night. Full Story
'Check serial numbers,' sheriff asks - Free Access
Sheriff David Greene is asking Milam County residents to assist him in the recent break-up of a theft ring in Milam County.
Greene said investigators are receiving information that there have been items sold by Paul Joseph Lara, Raymond Lara and Eugenio Hernandez, to citizens in Milam County. Full Story
Mayoral, council seats up for grabs Saturday
Rockdale voters will go to the polls Saturday to decide the fate of three contested city council races and whether to bring together all phases of a halfcent sales tax, being collected for economic development, under one entity.
Voting hours are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at City Hall.
Early voting ended Tuesday with 276 persons casting their votes. Full Story
SIGN HIM UP
SIGN HIM UP Hey Houston Astros! You could use another pitcher. This one was throwing strikes Sunday in the kids area of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church’s Mayfest, held at the KC Hall. Full Story
‘Exemplary’ early TAKS scores cheer RISD officials
Eighth, fifth grades show strides in state assessment
So far so good. No, make that “so far, so very good.”
Rockdale ISD officials are elated about preliminary fifth-grade and eighth-grade TAKS results, the first inkling of how those important scores may affect the district’s 2010 ratings in August. Full Story
ATS is coming to Rockdale
June 7 ribbon-cutting planned; first session begins in 5 weeks
Associated Training Services Inc., the largest heavy equipment training provider in the United States made it official on Thursday.
They’re coming to Rockdale.
Steve Farr, regional agency director told The Reporter
ATS has made the decision to locate a school/training facility in Rockdale and isn’t wasting any time getting rolling. Full Story
SPIRIT OF ‘76
There was a lot of 1976 in the Texas Star Plaza parking lot Saturday as several members of the 1976 Rockdale Tiger state championship football team returned for a benefit honoring teammate Garry White Full Story