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Small drug lab found in Rockdale
Milam County Special Investigations Unit Investigator Mike Clore successfully ended an investigation which lasted for over six months. During his investigation, information and evidence was collected leading to charges being brought against six Rockdale men for their involvement into trafficking methamphetamine throughout the county. Full Story
SNOW PLOW, CENTEX STYLE
If not for the snow plow you might think this is Rockdale. That’s actually not a real snow plow but it is really Rockdale. Full Story
‘Early out’ offer on table at RISD
Resignation incentives for teachers, administrators proposed
This “early out” proposal doesn’t mean leaving school at noon before Thanksgiving or Christmas. It’s a lot more permanent.
Rockdale ISD trustees will go into session during a budget workshop at 5:30 p.m. Thursday to act on an early resignation incentive option for most school district employees. Full Story
Waking to a winter wonderland
Second ‘big’ snow in two years falls overnight
Rockdale area residents went to bed Thursday night in Texas and awoke Friday morning in Minnesota.
In bet ween the area got socked with its second big snowfall in as many years.
Well, big for Rockdale. But this one was estimated at two to three inches. In February, 2010, the town got an unexpected five-inch snowfall. Full Story
WORD FROM THE WIFE
Snow days may come and go but cheesecakes are favorites forever
Due to our strange Texas weather, son Kyle was off work last Friday for a snow day and it didn’t even snow in Houston. Grandsons Esten and Will were also out of school for a snow day and it didn’t snow in Victoria either! What’s up with that?
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Lexington EMS to host Plummer Family Show at 7 p.m. Feb. 17th
LEXINGTON—The Plummer Family Country Music Show of Branson, Missouri, will appear at Lexington Elementary School at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 17.
Their performance is a fund raiser for Lexington EMS.
Advance tickets, priced at $10 for adults and $5 for children under 12 are available in Rockdale at The Reporter. Full Story
Le’Raven named first team All-State
David is second team, Brooks honorable mention
Moments after signing his letter of intent to play football at Texas Tech, Le’Raven Clark’s day just kept getting better after learning he was named first-team All- State by the Texas Sports Writers Association.
Clark becomes the first Tiger offensive tackle to be named All-State since Leigh Shepard in 1977. Full Story
Timmerman was Tigers oldest living football player
When it came to sports he was ageless. At the time of life that most people had long ago hung up their cleats, he was still out there, banging away.
Bailey Timmerman wore the moniker as Rockdale’s oldest living football player with pride.
He still possessed his 70-year old and perfectly preserved RHS lettermen’s jacket and proudly displayed it. Full Story
One Time for Old Times
Tigers blank Yoemen in first alumni contest Williams scores twice in rout as defense shines
There were a couple of scuffles in the first few minutes of the game. A couple of players were tossed out of the game. One fan was escorted off the field by a policeman.
Welcome to Rockdale- Cameron— back to the future.
Rockdale and Cameron have faced each other 85 times on the football field, but not under circumstances quite like this. Full Story
Membership forms needed for new website
Snow Days in Rockdale, Texas are few and far between but they are beautiful when they come. We can really appreciate the magnificence of it and then it is gone so we don’t have time to get tired of it. Full Story
Doing business as.... Business filings in the Milam County Courthouse over the past week included the following:
Caldwell Country Ford LLC, Jon Hildebrand, president, dba Rockdale Country Ford (v. 1,140, p. 752).
Leanthony Dykes and L&S Services LLC dba L&S Bail Bonds (v. 1,141, p. 108). Full Story