HISTORIC CEMETERY DESIGNATED
HISTORIC CEMETERY DESIGNATED—The historic Moss-Ragsdale “Texian” Randy Billingsley, one of several who attended the ceremony Cemetery, owned by Steve and Lynn Young, off County Road 412B, in historical period dress. Full Story
Four draw terms in 20th District Court action
CAMERON—Four persons drew terms last week in Milam County 20th District Court, according to Prosecutor Kerry Spears.
She listed the recent case dispositions as follows:
• Kenneth Eugene Drone, 51, Cameron, drew a one-year state jail term, pronounced by Judge John Youngblood, after a jury found him guilty of possession of a controlled substance (less than one gram). Full Story
FIVE-TIME WINNERS—The Rockdale Volunteer Fire Department was named Organization of the Year in Rockdale for 2012 at the annual Rockdale Chamber of Commerce Banquet, held Thursday in the junior- Full Story
Five crashes, injuries not serious
Milam County state troopers were called to five highway accidents in the Rockdale area during the past week, but no serious injuries were reported.
Crashes were listed as follows by the Department of Public Safety
• 2: 30 p. m. Ma rch 28, in Milano, driver Adam Davey, 31, Houston, truck jackknifed, minor damages. Full Story
MISD’s Robinson to Rotan
Current Milano ISD Superintendent Lindy Robinson has been named the lone finalist for the same position at Rotan ISD, a Class A school in West Texas.
The announcement was made by the Rotan ISD board of trustees last week.
“Sometimes it is just time to move on,” Robinson told The Reporter. Full Story
Nature Festival ahead April 14 at Fair Park
The 3rd Annual Milam County Nature Festival is set for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 14, at Fair Park “rain or shine,” according to Don Travis, spokesman for the El Camino Real chapter of Texas Master Naturalists, which sponsors the event. Full Story
PLATNIUM SPONSOR—Standards Home Health gave a $1,000 donation to the Relay For Life of Milam County on Friday. Full Story
RELAY FOR LIFE
‘Paint the county purple’ with Relay T-shirts Full Story
SENIOR CITIZENS MENU
Monday— Cheesy ham pasta, sauteed zucchini, tossed salad, dinner roll, fruit, milk.
Tuesday—Sloppy Joe, hamburger bun, fiesta corn, melon, sugar cookie, milk.
Wednesday— Chicken a la orange, mashed potatoes, Capri vegetables, whole wheat roll, pineapple upside-down cake, milk. Full Story
HEART’S DESIRE—Mark Berry (L) of Minerva was the winner in the “Heart’s Desire” drawing at Denio’s Annual Heart’s Desire Give-Away in February. Full Story