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Merka wins $15,000 Go Texan scholarship


Merka Merka HOUSTON–A Rockdale High School senior has received an $15,000 Houston G o Texas scholarship.

Clayton Merka, son of Thomas and Connie Merka of Rockdale, was given the scholarship at the Awards Banquet held at Reliant Center in Houston on Feb. 25. He was accompanied by his parents and Milam County Go Texas Ambassador Bobbie Scroggins.

Merka will ride in the grand entry at the Houston Livestock Show Rodeo on Saturday, March 19 representing the Milam County Area Go Texan.


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The burn ban for Milam County has been lifted. Burning is always prohibited in the county's municipalities.


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