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COOLING OFF WITH RVFD

Reporter/Ken Esten Cooke and Sherri Nelson

It was one hot weekend for Rockdale Volunteer Fire Department’s Summer Bash, held Friday and Saturday at Fair Park, but people found ways to cool off.

Above, Buddy Brogger and niece Brooklyn, age 5, cool off in his “redneck swimming pool.”

At left, Joni Crane takes aim with support from Arleen Caffey during Saturday afternoon’s pumper race activities.

Below, those Thorndale boys know how to make some barbecue, taking top overall honors in the cookoff with their team, “Blinde Kuh” or Blind Cow. From left are Michelle and Brian Fisher, RVFD’s Brady Nelson and Ward Roddam, Lori and Jason Fisher.


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The burn ban for Milam County has been lifted. Burning is always prohibited in the county's municipalities.


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