Art by Yancy Guzman
Art by Yency Guzman, a junior at Rockdale High School. Full Story
Art by Madison Moody
Art by Madison Moody, a fourth-grader at Rockdale Intermediate School. Full Story
‘Diamonds’ are a Chamber’s best friend
Parsley, Cookes, RVFD, Gatti’s receive annual banquet awards
One of Rockdale’s oldest businesses, and one of its newest business owners, were honored Thursday as the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce celebrated its diamond (60-year) anniversary with its annual banquet. Full Story
MARC Run slated April 14th at Ranch
The 11th Annual MARC RUN will be held April 14 at The Ranch 415 W. US 79, in Rockdale with all proceeds going to the Milam Adult Resource Center of Milam County, a 501c3 (nonprofit) organization that assists people of Milam County that have physical or mental disabilities. Full Story
Taken from community calendars. For additions, call 446-5838.
April 5— Gerry Powell, Henry Bonorden, Michelle Lehmkuhl.
April 6—Brad Gause, Emma Lou Nelson, James Kidd, David Kaufmann, Douglas Mantey.
April 7—Thomas Mathews, Daniel Lee Springer II, Jennifer Strelsky, Josh Eixman. Full Story
Bobby Tindle Jr. and Chelsey Muston.
James Henderson and Sara Cooper.
William Wells and Amanda Rider.
Dedrick Jones and Lori Vancleave. Full Story
Matthew and Becky Thurman announce the birth of their daughter, Jayci Jo Thurman, at 5:21 p.m. March 26, 2012, at College Station Medical Center in College Station, weighing 7 pounds, 4 ounces and measuring 19¼ inches. She is welcomed by a brother, Shiner. Grandparents are Bud and Dell Thurman, Kathy Bush and Gary Bush, all of Milano. Full Story
Egg handling tips for a happy Easter
Easter is a happy time, a time to celebrate the coming of spring and the new life that’s all around us in the flowers, trees, animals and birds. It is also a time that we prepare a larger number of boiled eggs for Easter Egg Hunts and eating. Full Story