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Sixth-graders at Rockdale Junior-High School will be using iPods in class when school starts Aug 23. There will also be some iPods in use on the intermediate campus. Full Story
15-year terms returned in officer tasing
CAMERON—A 52-year-old Cameron man, accused of tasing a Cameron police officer last December after a chase and scuff le, received four 15-year prison terms last week in 20th District Court. Full Story
Fish Camp set Aug. 9 at RHS auditorium
All members of the incoming freshman class at Rockdale High School are invited to “Fish Camp” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Aug. 9 in the RHS auditorium, Karen Muston, spokesperson, announced.
This year’s program will feature motivational speaker Troy Gant, whose topics will include goal setting, conflict resolution and bullying. Full Story
ANNIE AND ORPHANS
ANNIE AND ORPHANS Little Orphan Annie continues its run this weekend with a 7:30 p.m. performance Saturday and the final staging at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Cameron ISD Performing Arts Center. Full Story
A photo caption in last week’s Reporter
identified a highway accident as occurring in front of Bullock’s Restaurant in Milano. That restaurant is now called Al’s Diner. Full Story
City workshops budget proposals this week
No tax increase slated for $6.7-million budget
Rockdale city council members are meeting this week in workshops over a proposed $6.737- million budget for fiscal 2011. The budget is based on the same tax rate as last year, 66.2 cents per $100 valuation. Full Story
HELPING OUT–Corina Baggerly (left) and Lexi Baggerly try to direct patrons to the Saturday fund-raiser for the family of Jackie Marie Lacy, who lost their home in the Oak Park subdivision in Roc Full Story