C of C president takes new position
Deedra Jacob, president of the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce for the past 13 months, has resigned her position.
Jacob told The Reporter she has accepted a position as an office manager for a Bryan ski l led nur sing facility.
Her resignation as Rockdale Chamber of Commerce president is Oct. 18. Full Story
RVFD DONATION—RVOS Insurance No. 73 recently donated $500 to the Rockdale Volunteer Fire Department in appreciation of the department’s service to the area. Full Story
Downtown Association’s annual meeting Nov. 5
Rockdale Downdown Association will host its annual meeting on Monday, Nov. 5, according to RDA president Chris Dyess.
The event will be held at 5:30 p.m. at the Patterson Civic Center. Full Story
Let’s positively encourage leaders, business owners
Men make history, and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.—Harry Truman L eadership—what a dynamic word. Full Story
TACC to host candidate forum
Thorndale Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) will host a “Meet the Candidate” Forum at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23 in the chamber building in downtown Thorndale. We hope you will join the TACC as we sponsor this event in order that our voters in Precinct 4 will have an opportunity to hear both the Democratic and Republican candidate for each office in Milam County. Full Story
How should I handle severance check?
I’m an accountant, and my company is experiencing layoffs. I just learned that I’ll be losing my job in four weeks. Full Story