Tigers tune up one last time at Robinson
Big Blue chomping at the bit to get started
The Rockdale football team will take one more opportunity to prepare for the season opener when they travel to Robinson Thursday night for the Tigers final scrimmage of the pre-season.
The Tigers open the season Friday, Aug. 31 at Salado. Full Story
The perfect man for the perfect job
Never in my life, have I ever seen a person more suited for his job—and vice-versa—than Mike Korth.
I mean he loved his job. His life was his work.
That’s the image I will always have of Mike, that long gait of his striding across the University of Texas campus, a ring of keys jangling at his side, counting his every step, off to solve another problem. Full Story
Lady Tigers drop marathon match in Thrall
THRALL—Moving ever closer to becoming a good volleyball team, the Rock rehab dale Lady Tigers tested their stamina in a marathon match loss to Thrall Tuesday night, 24-26, 25-17, 21-25, 25-19, 6-15.
The loss drops the Lady Tigers to 1-7 on the young season. Thrall improved to 4-3. Full Story
It’s official: Brooks will redshirt this season
Rockdale star going through conditioning drills with teammates
NORMAN, OKLA.—Unwilling to rush him into playing before he is completely healthy, Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops has officially redshirted former Rockdale star Daniel Brooks. Full Story
Hunting, fishing licenses now on sale in state
Stamps needed to hunt doves in September
Hunting and fishing licenses (except year-to-date fishing licenses) expire Aug. 31, and new licenses for 2012-2013 went on sale Aug. 15.
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department issues about 2.1 million hunting and fishing licenses annually through the agency’s 28 field offices, more than 58 state parks and at over 1,600 retailers across Texas. Full Story
Lady Eagles reach finals of Cameron Tournament
Lady Dogs take care of Troy Tuesday night
For the first time since 2005, the Milano Lady Eagles (5-2) reached the championship game of the Cameron tournament, a premier event in Central Texas, over the weekend. The squad went 6-2 in the tourney, falling in the title game to Class 2A Lago Vista. Full Story