An estimated 300 persons turned out Thursday for the monthly visit of the Capital Area Food Bank’s mobile pantry at the KC Hall. Full Story
Vehicles damaged in animal wrecks
Milam County’s deer, the cause of numerous vehicle crashes this year, almost took the week off but other animals took their place.
Three accidents involving cows and one with a horse were investigated by state troopers in the Rockdale area during the week.
No injuries, but plenty of vehicle damages were reported. Full Story
Pay hikes included in county budget
Salar y increases for about one- fourth of Milam Count y employees are part of the 2012 preliminary budget, according to County Judge Dave Barkemeyer.
“We reviewed the salary and benefits of nine surrounding counties of similar size to Milam County w ith the department heads,” he said. Full Story