BEST OF SHOW
BEST OF SHOW Rockdale High School’s Big Blue Band capped off 2009-2010 school term competitions in a big way over the weekend, winning Best in Class and a Division (Superior) concert rating at t Full Story
• In a story about a George Sessions Perry party, Perry wrote a Saturday Evening Post
article about Leona Penny’s husband, not her father.
• A story about this year’s Jubilee Days Ranch Rodeo contained information from last year’s event. Full Story
The Rockdale Volunteer Fire Department made a trip to Thorndale at HELPING HAND 7:46 a.m. Thursday to assist Thorndale volunteers at a house fire. Full Story
RHS principal leaving for superintendent job
Chad Jones, first principal in the “new” Rockdale High School, is leaving after two years.
Dr. Howell Wright, Rockdale ISD superintendent, said Monday that Jones has been named the lone superintendent finalist in the West Hardin County Consolidated Independent School District. Hardin County is north of Beaumont. Full Story
Decontamination training held here
A training for decontamination (Decon) was held recently at the Patterson Civic Center parking lot.
All first responders in Milam County were invited to participate in the training, which utilized equipment and supplies in the Milam County Decon Unit Trailer. Full Story