Wallace replacing Kacir as school CFO
Marla Wallace, currently assistant superintendent/business manager of the Rosebud- Lott ISD, was named the new chief financial of f icer (CFO) of the Rockdale ISD Mon- day,
Wallace replaces Karl Kacir who resigned last month to accept a position with the Midway ISD.
Kacir had been employed in the Rockdale ISD for the past four years. Full Story
The Rockdale Chamber of Commerce hosted a free workshop “Beyond Traditional Marketing” for Chamber members Tuesday at the Patterson Civic Center. Sheila Scarborough discussed how businesses can market their products and services using Facebook, Twitter and blogs. Around 30 people showed up for the workshop. Full Story
Big weekend for shopping in Rockdale
What a whirlwind summer this has been. And it never did slow down this year. So here we are back into the busiest time of the year, the fall.
I took the summer off from Local Hero but it will start back again next week with new sponsors and a new lineup of local heroes. Full Story
Doing business as....
Business f ilings in t he Milam County Courthouse over the past week included the following:
Michael T. McCue dba H&R Block Cameron (v. 1,130, p. 740).
Damon Balboa dba Damon’s Body Shop & Used Cars (v. 1,130, p. 371). Full Story
Set yourself apart from the job seeking crowd
Whether you are out of work, working at a dead end job, toiling at a job you hate or just ready for a change, a slow economy is no reason to give up. By following these tips, you will set yourself apart from the crowd and get that dream job sooner rather than later. Full Story
Work seminar offered for those over 55
Experience Works, Inc, the nation’s leader in senior employment services, has job opportunities for person age 55 plus.
The group will hold a recruitment seminar to find qualified applicant in this area, 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 7, at the Workforce Solutions Center, 313 N. Main Street, in Rockdale, spokesperson Mickie Musgrave said. Full Story