Kindness, compassion can go a long way
This Wednesday evening, Oct. 5, Rockdale ISD will present the Rachel’s Challenge program to our community. This is a much anticipated event and we expect that everyone that attends will leave with hope and promise for our students and our community. This program begins at 7 p.m. and pledges to make an impact on all of us. Full Story
HEAVENLY HATS— Gause Juinior High’s student council and National Junior Honor Society recently worked with Renee Vinton’s kindergarten class to raise $152 for Heavenly Hats. Full Story
BAND ROYALTY—Big Blue Band members Herbert Gonzalez and Ginny Flores were named the 2011 Rockdale High School Band Beau and Band Sweetheart during halftime of the Rockdale-Madisonville football Full Story
‘Bleacher Creatures’ wanted
Be a part of Tiger Football on Friday nights by running onto the field with the Tigers as a “Bleacher Creature.” Spokesperson Rebecca King said the program fee is $15 and will include a T-shirt and admission into Tiger football games. Students must be accompanied into the game by a parent/guardian. Full Story
Cereal, toast, breakfast bar, jelly and milk offered daily.
Tuesday— Pancakes, turkey sausage patty, syrup.
Thursday— Blueberry muffin, vanilla yogurt.
Friday— Eg g and cheese burrito, salsa.
Junior High Breakfast Full Story
EDUCATION NOTES Rockdale PTO sets fall festival for Oct. 7 Locals earn master degrees from Lamar Box tops for big bucks PTO group sets Tuesday meeting RIS book fair next week
GOLDEN GIRL OF THE WEEK— Haley Wright, a sophomore at Rockdale High School was selected as dancer of the week for the RHS Golden Girls drill team. She is the daughter of Dr. Howell and Dorothy Wright. Dancer of the week is chosen by officers of the RHS Golden Girls. Full Story