‘Thanks and giving’
Today America is celebrating Thanksgiving. I find it rather interesting that the word “Thanksgiving” is made up of two words, “Thanks” and “giving.” The two seem to go together. Because we have received so much, we are thankful. And because we are thankful, we give. Let me tell you a story. Full Story
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• 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
Thanksgiving blessings abound in Rockdale
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ince this is Thanksgiving week, I think about many things about which I am thankful.
I am thankful that the city is not bankrupt, like other cities in the country.
I am thankful that we were spared from the devastating wildfires that swept parts of Texas.
I am thankful that the City is able to supply water to our residents and businesses in this time of extreme drought. Full Story