Nineteen persons from several area fire departments gathered at the Burlington VFD station for Incident Command System training. Full Story
Most of the calls to the Rockdale Volunteer Fire Department during the past week came overnight last Tuesday when Thunderstorms hit the area.
Volunteers were even dispatched to the area of Midway Grocery at 2:11 a.m. to check out reports of funnel clouds.
A tree limb fell on a power line in the 500 block of East Bell at 1:57 a.m. Full Story
MDD board okays new budget
The Rockdale Municipal Development District board approved its 2011-2012 budget in a special session Tuesday afternoon at City Hall.
Budget estimate is that about $230,000 will be collected by the MDD in sales taxes over the 12 month period beginning Oct. 1. and ending Sept. 30, 2012. Full Story