Art by Alfredo Palacios, a fifth-grader at Rockdale Intermediate School. Full Story
MCAD proposed budget shows decrease
The prel imi nary 2012 Milam Count y budge t, filed la st week by Chief Appra iser Pat Moraw, shows a 3.2- percent spending decrease from the 2011 do cument .
Most of that decrease is in sa laries.
Th e201 2bud getlistspro- posed expenditures of $694,731, a decre ase of $23,102 from the amended 2011 budget, $717,833. Full Story
Ten tips for students on staying sharp this summer
Summer is just around the corner and it’s a great time to continue learning. Once school is out, encourage your middle or high school student to keep exploring through the summer months. If your high school student has already taken the ACT® test and would like to strengthen his or her score, summer is a great time to build knowledge. Full Story
It was a hands-on experience for student in grades pre-K through six Thursday as the city library held the finale to its annual Summer Reading Program. Full Story
RHS taking different approach for college classes
For the past several years Rockddale High School students have attended college classes at Temple College and received high school credit at the same time they received college credit. Many times this was referred to as dual credit courses. Full Story
Haney earns degree at Mary Hardin-Baylor
BELTON—Zanna Marie Haney of Belton, formerly of Camer on, earned a bachelor of arts degree in psycholoyg and sociology from the University of Mar y Hardin Baylor on May 7. Full Story