Art is where you find it, even in alleys
They are mostly gone from Rockdale’s consciousness, the alleys of downtown.
Once they were a part of commerce and a night watchman patrolled them from dusk to dawn as part of his duties in a Rockdale where most commerce occurred in a four-block area between Green and Burleson.
Today they are just the spaces between rows of buildings, many empty, some still thriving. Full Story
Lunch with the girlfriends thru the ages
I love to go to lunch with my friends so the following really appealed to me.
It was sent by Julie Webb, of Little River, a friend I love to have lunch with. Full Story
‘The Tuckers’ to headline Opry show
Milano Opry will kick the new year off with its first show of 2012 on Saturday, Jan. 21 at Milano High School. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 7. Admission is $7 with children 10 and under getting in free. Full Story
WATER WORDS— Gary Westbrook, general manager of the Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District, was part of the science curriculum Friday at Rockdale Junior-High School. Full Story
Girls ‘A’ team wins own tourney
The Gause Junior High girls “A” team won the Gause Girls Basketball Tournament held Friday and Saturday at the school gym. Brazos Christian from Bryan received the second place trophy. A ll games were wor th watching. Other teams participating were Bryan-St. Joseph, Allen Academy, Buckholts and the Gause “B” team. Full Story
SENIOR CITIZENS MENU
Two percent milk served daily.
Monday— Chili macaroni, seasoned greens, cornbread, fruit.
Tuesday— Chicken gumbo soup over rice, garlic bread, hot cinnamon apricots.
Wednesday— Smothered steak, mashed potatoes, green beans with pimento, whole wheat bread, orange wedges. Full Story
Taken from community calendars.
For additions, call 446-5838.
Jan. 19— Neve Wilson, Cindy Carmichael, Ariel Jones, Archer Hoyt, Emma Davis, David Betchan, Dale Robinson, David Jones.
Jan. 20—Hannah Baldwin, Heidi Herzog, Madaline Wall Morse, Warren Johnson. Full Story
Robert William Phillips Jr. and Samantha Smith. Full Story