Area rebates bring some light
Rebates down 14.5 percent for Rockdale in 2011
AUSTIN—Texas Comptroller Susan Combs has announced that state sales revenue in July was $1.86 billion, up 10.3 percent compared to July 2010.
Those numbers still don’t bring rebates back into the positive for most area entities. Rockdale is down for the month and year. Whereas Milam County is up for the month, but down compared to August 2010. Full Story
Back-to-school time means annual sales tax holiday
Texas Comptroller Susan Combs says Texas families have a big opportunity to save money when they shop. The state’s annual sales tax holiday is scheduled for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 19-21. Full Story
Start of school means busy time for area
Hello citizens! What an exciting time for Rockdale. So many things are happening and as we all know we are headed straight for the busy months of fall. School starts on Aug. 22 and our dedicated and faithful teachers will be returning to class this week to prepare for their school year. Full Story
Doing business as....
Business filings in the Milam County Courthouse over the past week included the following:
Teresa Welch dba Buddy’s RV Park (v. 1,153, p. 95).
Wayne D. Vinson and V4 Enterprises Inc. dba Snap Fitness (v. 1,153, p. 347). Full Story
Annual city-wide garage sale Saturday, Sept. 3
It’s that time again to empty your trunks and put gas in the car. It is City Wide Garage Sale time.
The Rockdale Chamber of Commerce will host its annual City Wide Garage Sale on Saturday, Sept. 3, Chamber president Deedra Jacob announced.
This year the Chamber has decided to host this event free of charge to any citizen that wishes to sign up. Full Story