Major stories will play out during 2013 over Rockdale area
I t’s traditional for news organizations to do “year enders,” stories that wrap up the past 12 months neatly every time a Jan. 1 rolls around.
Unfortunately, news stories don’t follow the calendar, don’t play themselves out in 365 days. Often the night of Dec. 31-Jan. 1 catches them right in the middle. Full Story
100 YEARS AGO....
Rockdale resident Gregory Thompson died when his foot became caught in a cattle guard crossing the I&GN tracks in east Rockdale and he was struck by a train.
Ed Green of Rockdale was re-elected secretary of the Texas Socialist Party, winning in a field of 12 candidates. Full Story