DEEP ROOTS



DEEP ROOTS—The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) sent a representative to Rockdale High School on Friday to visit with science classes about careers and science in general and they couldn’t have picked a better one to send to Rockdale. Joel Henry has two generations of deep Rockdale roots. His father, Rev. David Henry, a retired Lutheran pastor, is a 1964 RHS graduate. Grandparents E. E. (Buck) and Lillie Henry were longtime Rockdale residents and Buck Henry owned and operated Henry Garage in the same location, corner of Bell and Main, for more than 60 years. Buck Henry was also a longtime member of the Rockdale city council, serving in several different decades. 
Reporter/Mike Brown DEEP ROOTS—The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) sent a representative to Rockdale High School on Friday to visit with science classes about careers and science in general and they couldn’t have picked a better one to send to Rockdale. Joel Henry has two generations of deep Rockdale roots. His father, Rev. David Henry, a retired Lutheran pastor, is a 1964 RHS graduate. Grandparents E. E. (Buck) and Lillie Henry were longtime Rockdale residents and Buck Henry owned and operated Henry Garage in the same location, corner of Bell and Main, for more than 60 years. Buck Henry was also a longtime member of the Rockdale city council, serving in several different decades. Reporter/Mike Brown

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