Breaking News
Alcoa sells Rockdale Operations to LCRA
Alcoa is selling the site of its former Rockdale smelter to the LCRA


News
1p1.jpg Walmart Fire


Split council seeks harmony for meetings
Agenda rules changed after long discussion; lien waiver fails again


3p1.jpg Milam schools join state in AYP ‘miss-ery’
RISD falls short for fifth consecutive year


Society
22p1.jpg Art by Corey McDonald


25p1.jpg Art by lilian Lawhorn


28p1.jpg Easy riders do a lot of good for community


Sports
46p1.jpg Tigers take on first tuneup hosting Marlin
Big Blue faces live opposition on Friday


47p1.jpg Lady Tigers get defensive about 2012 season
Six veterans give spikers a gritty presence this year


48p1.jpg Rule changes ‘o plenty as the school year nears


Business
64p1.jpg Tax rebates continue to rise
Texas has increased sales tax revenue for 28th straight month


Texas sales tax holiday to cash in this weekend
State’s consumers to save $64.8 million according to comptroller estimates


66p1.jpg VROOM, VROOM


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The burn ban for Milam County has been lifted. Burning is always prohibited in the county's municipalities.


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