Four newcomers enter Hall of Honor
Boys, girls, Aycock all represented in newest class
In the smallest class yet of inductees, four former Tiger athletes and one important Aycock administrator w ill make up the sixth group to enter the Rockdale Sports Hall of Honor. Full Story
SOFTBALL TO A “T”
Rockdale is hosting a girls T-Ball regional out at the girls softball complex this week and two local teams, the Camo Cuties and the Glitter Hitters, join 10 other squads from all over Central Texas. Teams from Cameron, Rogers, Academy, Salado, Westphalia, Granger and Jarrell are aiming to move on to the state tournament. Full Story
Football season on the horizon
Football gear to be issued at field house Aug. 6
As we zip into the first days of July, it’s time for Tiger football and volleyball players to start preparing for the upcoming season and here’s some important dates that need to be remembered.
Football equipment will be issued at the field house on Monday, Aug. 6, beginning at 7 a.m. sharp. Full Story
Robinson formally resigns at Milano
No new coaches hired at latest board meeting
MILANO—As expected, Milano basketball coach Robbie Robinson has resigned to follow his wife Lindy to her new superintendent job in Rotan.
Lindy Robinson resigned in April to take the Class A West Texas job.
Robbie Robinson led the No. 6 Eagles to the regional finals last season and a school record 32-2 mark before losing to neighbor Mumford in the finals. Full Story
Back when my hair was short... no shorter
This July 4th will mark the 40th anniversary of me moving to Rockdale.
Other than feeling that I had been time warped through space, Rockdale was a familiar place. We had never lived here, but my mother’s family was from Milano and me and my brother Timmy spent a lot of summers hanging out at the swimming pool and the skating rink in The Rock. Full Story
MILLER TIME—Thorndale standout Tyler Miller has signed to play baseball at Schreiner University in Kerrville. Full Story
33rd Rockdale Open served up July 25-29
The 33rd edition of the Rockdale Tennis Open is scheduled for July 25-29 at the Veterans Memor ial Park tennis courts.
The youth portion of the tournament will be held July 25- 27 and features seven separate categories for players aged 10 thr u 18, including singles, doubles and mixed doubles. Full Story
Best of Texas
Natural outdoor favorites here in the Lone Star State
All locations have their own personalities in their own right First in a series.
Ask Texas Parks and Wildlife Department staffers what they love best about Texas and then sit down for a spell. Full Story