First female county clerk elected in 1924
This is the 10th in the series of articles on Milam County women. L illian Jennifer Atkinson daughter of Elliot t and
Rebecca Butts Atkinson was born in the Maysfield area of Milam County.
She was one of eight children. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY T.R.I.A.D.
Many advantages listed for new health care law
The new Affordable Care Act (ACA) guarantees Medicare benefits will stay the same. Coverage and eligibility for medicare are the same as always, but there are some improvements in the new law. Full Story
Budget: Challenges on the revenue side
t’s time to implement the new county budget that was set for
2011 by the outgoing commissioners court. As county judge I am designated budget officer by state law. Full Story
COMMENTS FROM CHERYL
Tips to control how you spend money
The new year is starting and now is the time to improve your spending for 2011. The average family can increase the money available for spending by as much as twenty percent, just by paying more attention to where their money goes. Try spending an hour or two each week to look more closely at where your money goes. The results will likely surprise you. Full Story
KNOW YOUR CITY
City accomplishments, events for 2010
The City of Rockdale was very busy during 2010 and we had many significant accomplishments and events happen during the year.
Below is a list of those accomplishments and events that happened last year:
• Voters elected a new mayor (Dr. Larry Don Jones) and new council members (Doug Calame, Joyce Dalley and Toby Johnson). Full Story