Child care provider conference set in Caldwell on Aug. 18
A ttention child care providers, if you are needing clock hours for your career, an area Child Care Provider Conference will be conducted on Aug. 18 in Caldwell. The cost is $50 for late registration. The registration fee covers the workshop, refreshments, lunch and handouts. Full Story
Rockdale history book photos, time for reflection
I ’ve now spent a fair amount of time looking through Dr. Lucile Estell’s book “Images of America: Rockdale,” which was released at the end of July.
I originally planned to list a series of comments about a number of individual photos from the past, some serious, some (hopefully) entertaining. Full Story
Signs being placed on El Camino Real Trial
When the San Xavier missions were active in the 1750’s they inf luenced the route of El Camino Real de los Tejas National Trail using the rivers and streams for their survival.
Brushy Creek, the San Gabriel and Little Rivers were known to have supported Indians throughout the county. Full Story
‘Stuff’ is something we guys just have to have
While I was sitting at my desk the other day, obviously just staring into space, LifeMate asked: “What are you doing?”
“Thinking about what?”
“STUFF! What kind of stuff?” Full Story
Loss of manufacturing leaving U.S. dangerously vulnerable
Neighbor Grover sez he’s reading a book about anti-gravity and just can’t put it down. I hope you saw the report released last week by the Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM). It says the U.S. Full Story
You can purchase ‘nothing’ for $60 a year
Parents, do you know where your children are and what they are doing?
These questions are very important with all the dangers the innocent could face, if not properly supervised. Full Story
2,957 ambulance calls in Milam last year
A merican Medical Response, Inc. has been providing emergency ambulance service for Milam County since Jan.1, 2005 after Scott and White Pre-Hospital Services discontinued their service to the county.
An EMS Committee made up of representatives from Cameron and Rockdale City Councils and Milam County Commissioners Court negotiated the contract with AMR. Full Story