New Tiger coaches officially on board
Big Blue gets some quality help on the sidelines
RISD Athletic Director Jeff Miller reached out in his time of need and reeled in some top quality coaches to replace some long-time assistants.
Miller tabbed Thorndale native Clint Adams, Clay Cox of Jacksboro and veteran Lenual Lemons from up-and-comer Huffman-Hargrave. Full Story
THE CENTER OF ATTENTION
David lone returning lineman back
Patrick David may have gone unnoticed by the average high school football fan in 2010, but when it came time for district coaches to acknowledge the best of the best, he was the center of attention, so to speak. Full Story
Miller scrambling to find opening game foe
Austin Eastside cancels regular season schedule
With the recent cancellation of its regular season schedule, Rockdale coach Jeff Miller is spending a great deal of his time at the THSCA coaching school in Fort Worth, trying to replace Austin Eastside Memorial as the Tigers opening day opponent.
Rockdale was scheduled to play Eastside Memorial at House Park in Austin on Aug. 26, 28 days from now. Full Story
Drought threatens fish, wildlife, parks in Texas
A s experts nervously watch mounting threats of record drought in Texas, several truths are evident: (1) when water won’t fall from the sky, what comes out of the ground is critical, (2) there are important things people can do to prepare to weather a drought, but when you’re in one the only quick fix is rain and (3) there are still parks, lakes and spring-fed rivers with water wher 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
Brown Santa tourney a success
Over $5,000 raised for Christmas program
CAMERON—Milam County Sheriff David Greene hosted his first annual Milam County Brown Santa Golf Tournament this past Saturday and over $5,000 was raised.
“The response from businesses and the people in Milam County was better than I had imagined, it couldn’t have been any better,” said Greene Full Story