A century-plus old firewall between two sets of Rockdale buildings collapsed last Wednesday and Thursday, damaging a half block of businesses and possibly gouging yet another hole in the downtown area.
The brick firewall, which extended about 3-1/2 feet above rooftops, ran north and south above the block bounded by East Cameron (US 79), North Main (FM 908) and two alleys. Full Story
How can you call a month with 18 highs over 100 degrees “mild?”
When you live in Rockdale and last year was 2011.
August is tradit ional ly Rockdale’s hottest month and that was certainly the case in 2012 with highs over 100 on a majority of the month’s 31 days. Full Story
Several City of Rockdale entities met last Wednesday with a professional development group to take the first step toward linking Rockdale’s economic development plans with an asset it already owns. Full Story