It’s time to choose a sheriff
Intense three-man race highlights primary
The longest campaign in recent Milam County history will come to an end Tuesday as voters go to polls in Republican and Democratic primaries.
Or will it?
A runoff is a possibility in Milam’s premier 2012 race, the three-man scramble for sheriff in the Republican Primary between incumbent David Greene and challengers Greg Kouba and Herbie Vaughan. Full Story
A real victory lap
Occasionally someone who wins an athletic event will take a ‘victory onlookers, at the start of the annual Relay For Life of Milam County. Full Story
David, Drake top RHS ‘12 grads
Olympic swimmer to speak on Friday
Patrick David is valedictorian and Victoria Drake salutatorian of the 124-candidate Rockdale High School graduating class of 2012.
Commencement exercises, w ith featured speaker, Olympic swimmer Josh Davis, begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Tiger Field, according to RHS Principal Joey Geletka. In the event of bad weather the ceremony will be moved indoors to the RHS gym. Full Story
‘Visioning’ meeting to set Rockdale goals
Patterson Center site for community gathering Thursday with facilitator, ideas
Rockdale 2022, a “visioning” session to establish goals for the community, is set for Thursday at the Patterson Civic Center with four entities urging public participation.
The Rockdale Municipal Development District (MDD), Rockdale Downtown Association, Rockdale Chamber of Commerce and the City of Rockdale are co-sponsoring the meeting. Full Story
Fee, crowd estimate for ‘Nocturnal’
Milam County may soon have a firmer estimate on just how many persons attended what’s believed to be the largest gathering in the county’s history, the 2012 Nocturnal Fest at Apache Pass. Full Story