Cyclist hurt in accident near Thorndale
A 44-year-old motorcyclist was taken to Austin’s Seton hospital for treatment of a broken leg and other injuries following a Tuesday morning collision with a car just east of Thorndale.
Trooper Erik Gaston said James Spiers of Thrall was taken to the Austin hospital by American Medical Response ambulance after the 7:45 a.m. accident. Full Story
House damaged in Friday night blaze
A Rockdale home sustained extensive damages Friday night in a fire authorities believe started in attic wiring.
The Rockdale Volunteer Fire Department was called to the Winston Woolverton residence, 1304 East Cameron (US 79) at 10:29 p.m. Firefighters said no one was home when the blaze began. Full Story
Commissoners okay Bryan resignation, appoint Morgan
CAMERON—Milam County will have a new tax assessor-collector on Friday.
Citing continuing health issues, Doug Bryan resigned from the post on Monday and county commissioners appointed longtime deputy tax assessor-collector Kolette Morgan to replace him. Full Story