Mr. Schroeder was an artist, grill was his pallet
Hamburger king served ‘em up hot for 63 years
The world of food lost one of its great artisans Friday when Gilbert Schroeder passed away at age 87. away at age 87.
Mr. Schroeder had been grilling hamburgers himself for over 50 years years after taking over for his wife Irene: the same man on the same cast iron grill.
Even a broken neck in 2007 could not keep him from his appointed duty. Full Story
MIGHTY MAT T
Milano’s Matthew Jentsch (6) and his South team were victorious over the North squad 36-23 in the 76th annual Texas High School Coaches Association All-Star Football Game played Tuesday night at Full Story
Equipment pickup drawing nearer
Players will be issued gear on Aug. 2
It is 37 days until the Rockdale Tiger football team will tee it up for the first time versus Austin Eastside Memorial, but the date for preparing for that moment is growing nearer.
Equipment will be issued at the field house on Monday, Aug. 2, beginning at 7 a.m. sharp. Full Story
Dow ns leav ing for Marble Falls
THORNDALE–After six years as the Lady Dogs head volleyball coach, Julie Downs is moving on to bigger and better things. Downs has taken the head volleyball coaching job at Class 4A Marble Falls. Full Story
RUN RUBIO—Rockdale’s Juan Rubio (second from right) captured three first place gold medals in the 3,000-meters, 1,500-meters, and the Steeple Chase at the National Qualifier held in Atasco Full Story
Two-a-days start for Eagles on August 2
MILANO—Milano football coach Craig Jentsch has announced some important dates for potential Eagle football and volleyball players.
Athletic physicals will be given Monday, July 26 at 1 p.m. in the Milano High school gym.
Physicals will be prov ided by Central Texas Hospital. The cost is $15.00. Physical are available Full Story
Junction Girls open tourney with victory
MINEOLA—The Milano Junction Girls opened up the 10 & under softball state tournament with a 6-2 win over host the Mineola Dirt Devils.
Offensive standouts were Lauryn Locklin 3-3 2 doubles and 3 runs scored and Naomi Graham 2-2 1 double 3 RBI’s. Graham also had 15 k’s from the mound. Full Story