What a swinging time at the Fair!
All dressed up for the Rockdale Fair, and its pet show, Carla Grigsby (L) and “Shorty, “a Welsh Corgi, visited with Norma Hurst and “Betty,” a pit bull. Full Story
Great weather, great friends and great fair
Wasn ’t the weather for this past Fair week- end absolutely gorgeous!
I got to see lots of great fr iends. That is the best thing about the Rockd ale Fa ir. I got to go to the L ives to ck Auction for the fir st ti me. I have alway sworked theLion sClub b oo th in t he p as t and I us u - ally missed most of the Fair each yea r. Full Story
COUNTRY MUSIC REVUE—Singer/ songwriter Ronnie Caywood of Rockdale will appear on Johnnie High’s Country Music Revue on Saturday, Oct. 29. Full Story
RELAY FOR LIFE
Relay Kickoff Party set here November 6
Theme for the 2012 Relay For Life will be “Rockin’ Out Cancer!”
Kim Jeter, Relay chair, said, “We plan to ‘Rock Out’ the decades from the ‘50s thru the ‘90s” at the 2012 Relay event.” Full Story
Call additions or corrections to The Reporter, 446-5838.
• American Cancer Society, Gaye Bland, memorial chair, PO Box 1630, Rockdale TX 76567.
• American Heart Association, 6801 Sanger, Suite 102, Waco, TX 76710.
• Black Jack VFD, Jesse A. Smith, president, 11191 FM 908, Rockdale, TX 76567. Full Story
Neil and Lauren Rozell of Hutto announce the birth of their daughter, Alyssa Kate Rozell, at 9:55 p.m. Sept. 20, 2011, at St. David’s North Medical Center in Austin, weighing 7 pounds, 15 ounces and measuring 21 inches long. Grandparents are Mike and Stephanie Rozell of Thorndale and Jim and Sheila Farrar of Houston. Full Story
Taken from community calendars. For additions, call 446-5838.
Oct. 27—Terry Johnson, Joey Wall, Bo Davis, Brianna Roth, Ward Roddam, Taryn Arledge.
Oct. 28—Alma Gray, Sean Maguire, Kathy Martin, Emerson Hirt. Full Story
Ralph Kohutek and Tresha Morton.
Alejandro Cervantes-Garcia and Esmeralda Hernandez.
Russell McCormick Jr. and Makayla Kasmiersky.
Jacobo Alvarez-Torres and Adelaida Flores- Cruz.
Joaquin Rodriguez and Elizabeth Davila.
Brice Taylor and Angela Taylor.
Alice Fitzgerald and James Fitzgerald. Full Story
SENIOR CITIZENS MENU
Two percent milk served daily.
Monday— Chicken strips, cream gravy, mashed potatoes, Italian green beans, whole wheat bread, Mandarin oranges and cherries.
Tuesday— Pulled pork au jus, fiesta corn, tangy coleslaw, roll, fruit.
Wednesday—Beef tips with peppers and onions, scalloped potatoes, vegetable medley, whole wheat bread, fruited gelatin salad. Full Story
Rockdale records are recorded at the studios of KRXT radio. Full Story
Big homecoming game, meal this weekend in Milano
I t ’s home c om i ng we ek at Milano High School. The MHS homecoming parade and pep rally will be held Friday. The parade will start at 1:30 p.m. and go around the school grounds with the pep rally to follow around 2:20 p.m. at the football field. Full Story
Annual fall carnival Saturday at Gause school cafeteria
Remember that Saturday, Oct. 29 the Gause 4-H Club will sponsor their annual fall carnival and auction fundraiser at the Gause school. It will begin soon after 5 p.m. with games for all the youngsters and a concession stand for all ages and at 6:30 p.m. we will have the annual kids costume contest followed by the auction at 7 p.m. Make plans to support these Gause 4-H youth. Full Story
The Buck Stops Here
The Rockdale Fair Rodeo brought out the best cowboys and cowgirls and handed out over $15,000 in prize money
Rodeo Results Full Story
Freshmen team continues winning ways, now 7-1
THURSDAY: The junior varsity and freshmen travel to Giddings with the first game at 5 p.m. The junior high Tigers host Giddings with the first game starting at 4:30 p.m.
The Rockdale freshman team jumped out to a 33-0 lead and then held on for a 33-6 victory over LaGrange to improve their season mark to 7-1. Full Story