Art by Emily Brinkley
Art by Emily Brinkley, a 2011-12 junior at Rockdale High School. Full Story
Art by Miranda Martinez
Art by Miranda Martinez, a 2011-12 fourth-grader at Rockdale Intermediate School. Full Story
Scenes from a sultry Milam summer
Forget frying eggs on the sidewalk. This week, I saw a pan of cookies baking on the dash of my friend’s car.
Summer temperatures in this state can wilt even the toughest Texan. Last year, just the thought of going outside any time after noon broke a sweat on my forehead. Full Story
Deitre Gage and Joseph Gage of Milano announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Michelle Gage, to Seth Alan Juergens, son of Lonnie and Rita Juergens of Rockdale. The brideelect’s grandparents are Frankie Hibbeler and Phillip Gage, both of Milano. She is a 2011 graduate of Texas State University at San Marcos and is employed by Franco Services Inc. in Austin. Full Story
HAPPY BIRT HDAY
Taken from community calendars. For additions, call 446-5838. Full Story
Larry Glenn Alexander and Margaret Leeann Kays.
Anthony Galvan and Darlene Llanas. Full Story
Danice and Jay Beathard of Milano announce the birth of their daughter, Jaylee Rai Grace Beathard, at 6:06 p.m. June 29, 2012, at Scott & White Hospital in Temple. She weighed in at 8 pounds, 3 ounces, and measured 19½ inches long. Jaylee was welcomed by siblings Allyson and Dakota Steinbecker and Marantha Beathard. Full Story
SENIOR CITIZENS Menu
Monday—Italian chicken breast, scalloped potatoes, lemon broccoli, whole wheat bread, peach slices, milk.
Tuesday—Low-sodium baked chicken, black-eyed peas, dill carrots, wheat roll, ambrosia cup, milk.
Wednesday—Spaghetti with meat sauce, green peas with pimento, tossed salad, diet dressing, garlic bread, summer fruit cup, milk. Full Story