Driving Milam's King's Highway
History trail on the road to becoming ‘El Camino Reality’
Up until now the El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail in Milam County has been mostly talk.
The “Royal Road,” also called The King’s Highway, will become reality. Signs denoting a 50-mile plus driving tour of Milam’s part of the two-century-old thoroughfare will go up soon. Full Story
Korenek-Caffey vows said in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church
Amy Nicole Korenek and Steven Russell Caffey were united in marriage on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Rockdale. The ceremony was officiated by Deacon Don Sims. Full Story
Taken from community calendars.
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January 24—Diana Gerren, Demetria Davis, Will Cooke.
January 25—Britta Byrd, Braden Byrd, Derrick Mynar, Lawanda Shuffield, Hannah Prestridge.
January 27—Jan Beery.
January 28—Grace Curtis, Joyce Montgomery Full Story
65TH ANNIVERSARY—Dorothy and Fred Bergeron (second and third from left) will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Jan. 24. The couple was wed Jan. 24, 1948, in Angleton. Full Story
Scholarship fund-raiser set for long-time agent Holcombe
CAMERON—A scholarship fund has been set up in honor of the late Christine Holcombe, an extension agent in Milam County for over 30 years and a volunteer in many area civic organizations.
A “Mardi Gras” event to raise funds for the Christ ine Holcombe Memorial Scholarship Fund will be held Saturday, Feb. 9 at Simon George Hal l , 401 S. Karnes, in Cameron. Full Story
Russel Carroll and Tina Blackmon.
Dennis Hopkins Jr. and Betty Mittag.
Mario Vargas Sr. and Annette Montez.
Samuel Molina and Shannon Molina. Full Story