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The Milam County Historical Commission has received a Distinguished Service Award from county commissioners and it’s not something new. Full Story
June was hotter than...oh, you know
If it seemed like the month just past was the hottest June ever in Rockdale, there’s a simple explanation.
It was the hottest June ever in Rockdale. At least since U. S. Weather Bureau records have been kept, 1921 to present.
High on June 30 was 101, the 21st high of 100 or greater during the month. Full Story
‘GOOD- BYE, JUDGE !’— Hundreds of well -wishers, including virtually the enti re Milam Count y legal communit y, filed through the 20th District Courtroom duringatwo-hourreception T Full Story
Male- fema le life expectancy gap shortens in Milam
A new study fr om the Univer - sit y of Wa sh i ng to n ha s foun d the li fe expect ancy gap between men and women has narrowed in ma ny places in the past 10 year s, including Milam County.
Th e study titled “Falling Beh i nd” fou nd that women i n about one- third of Texa s coun - ties,includ ing Milam ,hada shorter life expect ancy in 2007, th an in 1997. Full Story
Red, white and blue in downtown Milano
Hope everyone had a great July 4 holiday. The turn out at the annual parade and hot dog meal was great. Winners in the parade were:
Best overall–Brock Gage.
Floats–Milano First Baptist Church, first.
Vintage vehicles, tractors, etc.– Chapma n family, f irst; Cameron American Legion, second; motorcycle group from Waco, third. Full Story