Expo was great; even more to do this weekend
Hello Rockdale. What an amazing weekend we had with the Hunting and Outdoor Expo. If you didn’t get a chance to get out there you missed such a good time. There were great vendors, delicious barbecue from our cook-off entries, amazing civil war history, beautiful pageant queens and much, much more. Full Story
FROTHY TREATS— Classic Bank in Rockdale held its annual “Customer Appeciation Day” by serving up tasty root beer floats to patrons in the bank’s drive through. Full Story
Puente to be honored by TWC
Raymon Puente, former Rockdale High School principal and now principal of the John D. Wood Jr. Charter S c ho ol at t he Ro ckd a le Regional Juven ile Justice Center, will be recognized with a Distinguished Service Award from the Workforce Solutions of Central Texas. Full Story
Cit y building permits $28,800 for September
Cit ybuildingper mit swere dow n for the month at $28,800. That is comp ar ed to $74 ,277 in perm it s th at were iss ue d in August. Full Story
INDUSTRY TIPS—A webinar by Buxton Company on retail improvement was held Sept. 21 in the Rockdale city council chambers at City Hall. Full Story
Janicek attends Veterans Commission training
Ken Janicek, Milam County Veterans service officer, attended the 64th Texas Veterans Commission annual statewide training conference Sept. 12-15 in Houston.
“ The conference was very informative and beneficial in developing knowledge that will enable service officers to better serve veterans, survivors and dependents residing in their county,” Janicek said. Full Story
Doing business as....
Business filings in the Milam County Courthouse over the past week included the following:
Griffin S. Barrett dba Barrett’s Barber Shop (v. 1,155, p. 888).
Odes L. Foster dba Double O Roof Assist Inc. (v. 1,156, p. 153). Full Story