Editor’s note: The fourth edition of Susie Sansom Piper’s Black History Month series “On The Other Side of the Tracks” looks back to music and entertainment.
Two singing groups who left their marks on years past were the Rockdale Gospel Singers and The Hardeman Echoes. Full Story
A queducts were one of the Romans greatest accomplishments. Nine of them were built in 97. They brought some 85 million gallons of water a day from mountain springs to the baths and fountains of Rome. Full Story
World Day of Prayer service set March 4
Rockdale’s annual World Day of Prayer observance will be held Friday, March 4 at Meadowbrook Baptist Church, according to Suzanne Turner, publicist.
“The sanctuary will be open from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. for prayer,” she said. Full Story