Saturday nights at 9 used to be ‘the rock’
When I heard James Arness had died in California at age 88 last week it had an interesting effect on me.
I hadn’t thought about Arness, Marshall Matt Dillon or Gunsmoke in quite some time.
But I had thought a lot about Saturday nights at 9. Full Story
It’s still here and still needing support of all in the community
News flash: The South Milam County United Way is still here. That’s not really earth-shaking news, of course, but it doesn’t hurt to be reminded every once in a while that the South Milam UW didn’t fold its tent and ride off into the sunset after Alcoa shut down it smelter om 2008. Full Story
Congratulations on ‘century mark’
Congratulations on the observance of the Cooke family owning and operating The Reporter for 100 consecutive years.
It is gratifying in this period of change in news coverage to see The Reporter maintain such high standards. Full Story
Rockdale badly needs a ‘noise ordinance’
I am disgusted with this socalled nuisance ordinance that the city council just keeps going on with.
I have no problem with a commercial trailer being parked if this town would build a decent truck stop for these trucks to get so they can park there. Full Story
Likes Reporter, house, bridges photo features
I always enjoy reading the local papers in other towns or rural areas, as they offer such insight into a community.
I had the pleasure to examine your 5-19 and 5-26 papers.
Wow! That block building (Milano rock house) as well as the coverage on the old bridges would grace any paper. Full Story