We lost Ernie 50 years and one month ago
Monday marked the 50th anniversar y, plus one month, of the death of one of my mentors, assuming you can call anyone who did some of his best work wearing a rubber gorilla mask and waving a banana a mentor.
Ernie Kovacs died Jan. 13, 1962, when his car slammed into a utility pole in Los Angeles. Full Story
Volunteers protect Rockdale area no matter what the emergency
Two weekends ago all four volunteer fire departments along US 79 in South Milam County were called upon to perform water rescues of one degree or another.
Firefighters from Rockdale, Thorndale, Gause and Milano were summoned to various locations to assist stranded motorists as an overnight rainfall measured between 5 and 7.5 inches. Full Story