RIBBON CUTTING—Rockdale’s newest business is Ivy Lane Home Decor & Gifts, 219 East Bell, next to Integrity Real Estate. Full Story
Alcoa launches new program at Quebec smelters
NEW YORK—Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today the Company has approved the next phase of a five-year, $2.1 billion investment plan for its Baie-Comeau, Deschambault and Becancour smelters in Quebec.
The plan will move the Quebec smelters down the aluminum cost curve by 13 percentage points and contribute to Alcoa’s goal of achieving an overall 10-point improvement. Full Story
It’s time to gear up for the holiday season
Hello, Rockdale. Last week we had a ribbon cutting for Ivy Lane. A new antique and gift shop located downtown in the front of Integrity Real Estate office. Elaine Gerren is the owner and I am excited for her and know it will be a great addition to the Rockdale downtown shopping experience. Full Story
Free manufacturing course to be offered at Rockdale Workforce Solutions Center
Three different free courses on principles of lean manufacturing will be offered throughout Central Texas, including the Workforce Solutions of Central Texas Rockdale, according to Cindy Jerman, Workforce Development Coordinator.
Space is limited, so those interested are asked to make a reservation at 512-446-6440 ext. 7012. Full Story
Doing business as....
Business filings in the Milam County Courthouse over the past week included the following:
Richard Black dba RB Dog Training (v. 1,158, p. 859).
Winnie L LTC Partners Inc. dba Winnie L Nursing & Rehabilitation (v. 1,159, p. 5). Full Story
• State Rep. Charles Schwertner, E2.304 Capitol Building, Austin, TX 78768- 2910; 512- 463-0309; fax 512-499-8354.
• State Sen. Steve Ogden, Texas Senate, P.O. Box 12068, C apitol St at ion, Aust in, T X 78711.
• Governor Rick Perry, State Capitol, 100 E. 11th St., Austin, TX 78701. Full Story