United Way goal for 2011 is $50,000
These cold days have chilled me to the bone. I’m not much for cold weather and I am ready for those 50 and 60 degree days that we all love. These last few days of deep freeze temperatures remind me again of why I love living in Texas, most of the time. Full Story
Rockdale rebates start year on downside
County total down; other area cities up
Texas Comptroller Susan Combs announced last week that the state sales tax revenue in December was $1.81 billion, up 9.4 percent compared to December 2009. That in turn, led to rebates in most of Milam County that were above those received at the same time last year.
However, the City of Rockdale and Milam County itself received less than the amounts received in January 2010. Full Story
Members of Tiger Cubs Scout Troop 789 stopped by The Rockdale Reporter office last week for a guided tour of how the paper comes together each week. Full Story
Dr. R. Andrew Harper III listed among ‘super 2010’
Dr. R. Andrew Harper III of Houston, son of Robert A. and Betty Harper, 1705 Skyles Road in Rockdale, is named in a special advertising section in the December, 2010 issue of Texas Monthly magazine. The section is entitled “Super Doctors 2010.”
Dr. Harper’s medical credentials include: Full Story
T’dale Chamber ‘airing’ out details of event
Thorndale Area Chamber of Commerce ( TACC) met on Jan. 5 in a rescheduled meeting to finalize plans for their upcoming Airing of the Quilts, Classic Car Show and Arts and Crafts Show event scheduled for Saturday, March 26. Full Story
RFCU earns BauerFinancial 5-stars
BauerFinancial, Inc. of Coral Gables, Florida, the nation’s bank and credit union rating firm, proudly recognizes Rockdale Federal Credit Union as one of the strongest credit unions in the nation.
RFCU has earned BauerFinancial’s highest 5- Star rating for strengh and stability, said Karen L. Dorway, president of the research firm. Full Story