SPOILIN’ THE BROTH
Lots of folks in town for a great weekend
Neighbor Grover sez never argue with an idiot, because he will drag you down to his level and beat you with experience. Rockdale had a ton of visitors
Thursday through Saturday, starting with the Rockdale ( junior-high) Relays on Thursday and the Rockdale (JV and varsity) Relays on Friday. Full Story
Sugarloaf sacred to Native American tribe
This is the first in a series on Sugarloaf Mountain, located in southeast Milam County. S ugarloaf Mountain is located near the mouth of Little Full Story
INK IN THE BLOOD
‘You’re a Gov. Whatsizname Outfit, you!’
Most people can find ways nice or not- so-nice to describe their feelings about someone they don’t like or are just temporarily out-of-sorts with. If those objects of disdain are public figures or elected officials, the descriptions might be a degree or two beyond proper, even minus profanity. Full Story
Marlin once put the ‘spring’ in spring training
Spring training is special to us baseball fans. It’s a time of eternal optimism. All 30 teams now sweating in Florida and Arizona believe they are going to win the World Series.
But did you know spring training once was a very big deal less than an hour from here? Full Story
MILAM COUNTY T.R.I.A.D.
Scam warning letter is (surprise!) a scam E arl Whitmore of Rockdale got a letter from “Mrs.
Farida Mzamber Waziri, executive chairperson of the economic crimes commission in Nigeria.”
It uses her name, but it is very doubtful that she had anything to do with it. The con artist hopes that their victims will trust the authenticity of the offer by name dropping. Full Story
COMMENTS FROM CHERYL
Get moving with ‘Walk Across Texas’
I f you are needing a push to get in the exercise habit, join the Walk Across Texas eight-week program to help develop the routine. Since 1996, the Texas AgriLife Extension Service has sponsored this program for youth and adults to get out and get moving for their health. Full Story