The Rockdale High School junior varsity cheerleaders recently attended a UCA Camp at Texas A&M University and brought home first place in Home Pom - JV Division. Full Story
Brooks appears headed for the coast
Speedster leaves behind an incomplete resume
According to sources close to the situation, Daniel Brooks will be playing football for Port Lavaca Calhoun this season.
It has been rumored for weeks that Brooks would join his family in Port Lavaca where his father Tony is now working at the Point Comfort Alcoa plant.
Rockdale athletic director and head football coach Jeff Miller did not return messages. Full Story
UP IN THE AIR
Austin Caffey (left) and Clayton Gibbs battle for a ball thrown by Ethan Brinkley as the Rockdale 7-on-7 team prepares for the state tournament which begins Thursday July 14 in College Station on the Full Story
Dawgs tap into Mojo with new football hire
Small town draw brings Permian coach to town
THORNDALE—Despite the fact that he has coached at some of the largest and most successful schools in the state, there has always been something that has drawn Brent Brevard back to small town Texas.
Brevard was hired away from storied Odessa Permian Friday to become the new Thorndale Bulldog athletic director and head football coach. Full Story
Football on the horizon
Equipment to be issued Aug. 1 at field house
While this is only early July, there are a couple of important dates that potential Tiger football players need to keep in mind.
Equipment will be issued at the field house on Monday, Aug. 1, beginning at 7 a.m. sharp.
That will be followed by the first day of practice which is set to begin at 8 a.m. and continue until noon. Full Story
Barrett in Speedway Hall of Fame
Veteran driver recognized for accomplishments
WACO — A fa mi l ia r Mi la m County personality, who started his racing career in the Rockdale area in 1956, was recently inducted into the Heart O’ Texas Speedway Hall of Fame.
JoAnn Barrett, his widow, and several generations of the Barrett family, accepted the plaque at the track seven miles north of Waco. Full Story
Junior high football, volleyball schedule set
Rockdale Junior High football and volleyball players can begin picking up their equipment on Friday, Aug. 12 with practices to begin on Tuesday, Aug. 23. Full Story
32nd Rockdale Open set for July 27-31
The 32nd edition of the Rockdale Tennis Open is scheduled for July 27-31 at the Veterans Memorial Park tennis courts.
The youth portion of the tournament will be held July 27-28 and features seven separate categories for players aged 10 thru 18, including singles, doubles and mixed doubles. Full Story