Gravel truck overturned at US 79 and TX 36 - Free Access
UPDATE 10:30 a.m. — Road cleared. Driver suffered a broken leg and was transported to Scott & White via helicopter. Full Story
Last week the county courthouse was the site of a “dry run” for a big event in the fall. Milam will be on a courthouse tour during the Oct. Full Story
Grass fires keep RVFD volunteers busy
It wasn’t exactly a leisurely holiday weekend for the Rockdale Volunteer Fire Department, which answered five grass fire calls Saturday and Sunday.
Volunteers were called to a pair of grass fires on Bushdale Road at the same time, 2:32 p.m. Saturday.
Four minutes later the RVFD was summoned to another nearby grass fire, this one on FM 908 north. Full Story
Three area high school musicians brought back medals from the UIL State Solo & Ensemble Competition held Saturday at Pflugerville- Hendrickson High School. Full Story
Fallen comrades honored in Memorial Day readings
Many of Milam County’s war dead, some of them gone more than 90 years, answered the roll again Monday morning.
Relatives and friends answered “here” in memory as 235 names were read at Wolf Park in the annual observance sponsored by Rockdale’s Carlyle American Legion Post 358. Full Story
The Reporter welcomes news of homecomings and school or class reunions. There is no charge. E-mail to bill@rockdalereporter. com or fax to 446-5317.
Doss reunion Saturday
‘Catch Reading Express’ this summer at library
The Texas Reading Club with the theme “Catch the Reading Express” will begin Tuesday, June 8.
The program is offered during June on Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m., Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m., or Wednesdays at 2:30 p.m. Full Story
Peaceful Rest Cemetery Assoc. celebrates 110 years
In “A Salute To Those Who Serve(d)” everyone was encouraged to get involved during events at the 110th anniversary of the Gause Peaceful Rest Cemetery Association, according to spokesperson Lillian Hill. Full Story