Emergency calling isn’t going away as solutions are mulled
There’s one big factor to keep in mind as area entities, and hopefully the state, grapple with solutions to possible funding problems with the 9-1-1 emergency services program.
Whether current 9-1-1 answering points (called PSAPs in bureaucratic lingo) are reduced or not, the service itself won’t stop for Rockdale and Milam County. Full Story
Grandson’s song honors Mr. Lee, the wagon man
Neighbor Grover sez be careful
reading the fine print, because
there’s no way you’re going to
Ronnie Caywood, local singer/ songwriter/guitarist, has written a new song and it was a labor of love. Full Story
Her beautiful, georgous, exciting dress
This is the fourth in the series
Mildred Luckey Harris Baker
lived in the Pleasant Hill community
in the southwestern area of
Milam County. She was a member
of the county-wide group of people
Matchless Milam: History of Milam County. Full Story
10-20-40-100 YEARS AGO
100 YEARS AGO....
Auto races were planned at the Fair Park track but organizers warned “they are exciting and dangerous; if you are chicken hearted you better stay away.”
The Milam County Socialist Party was to have its second annual convention at Fair Park with gubernatorial candidate Roddin Andrews on hand. Full Story
Free TRIAD movie Thursday in Cameron
Everyone is invited to see the movie: “A Second Chance” at no charge Thursday in the Yoe High School Performing Arts Center in Cameron.
The t ime is 6:30 p.m. for refreshments, the program starts at 7 and is over, when the movie ends. Full Story
Walt’s life will be with us forever
I saw Walt again a couple of Sundays ago and he didn’t look too good. Check that. Maybe he actually looked great, considering his age.
Walt is 110. Or rather, if Walt really existed he would be 110. Full Story
Art by Shay Gibson, a second-grader at Rockdale Elementary School. Full Story
Big 12 now has 10; Big 10 has 12; and Pac-10...
“One thing most alumni won’t
stand for is a college football
team that plays like a bunch of
— G. Norman Collie (1859-1942) Full Story