SPOILIN’ THE BROTH
Rockdale native Stewart still policing, picking
Neighbor Grover sez he totally takes back all those times he didn’t want to take a nap when he was a youngster. T his is one of those smallworld stories.
Wife Pegaroo and I, along with daughter-in-law Noelia and her sons (our grandsons) Kevin and Agustin, spent last weekend in Victoria with son Ken and his boys, Esten and Will. Full Story
2000 was a special New Year for Grace
This is the second, and last, article on Thorndale legend Grace Berry. G race Berry didn’t let any grass grow under her feet, at any stage of her life. Full Story
INK IN THE BLOOD
Remembering the beginning of R&R
R&R. No, not the military’s Rest and Relaxation leave, but Rock and Roll, the leave-your-senses rage that began in the 1950s.
Being a teenager is always challenging, but being one in the early 1950s in a small city where the new pastor of the town’s largest church railed against the evil of dancing, was inhibiting to teens to say the least. Full Story
Community service helps keep Milam clean
A bout 8 a.m. one cold ,rainy Saturday some 20 persons, who will remain unnamed, arrived on the scene at the parking lot of the VFW hall on US 190/ Texas 36 just outside of Cameron.
The highway was strewn with trash for several miles each way by travelers, both local and passthroughs, who have little regard for the looks of our community or the cost of keeping it clean. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY T.R.I.A.D.
‘The FBI wants to give you a box of money’
We Americans love our country. It is the greatest on earth and, in our minds, it always will be the place of freedom and prosperity.
However, most citizens have a very healthy fear or some government agencies. Maybe respect is a better word.
You are nervous about having an agent from the IRS telling you about the audit on your back taxes. Full Story