MDD trying to recruit business for Rockdale
The Rockdale Municipal Development District (MDD) learned Monday that a business has expressed interest in locating in Rockdale.
“We’re not ready to make any announcements yet,” MDD executive director Tom Manskey said. “But we’ve been in contact with a business and have been trying to show them what our town has.” Full Story
Rockdale’s Coffield Regional Airport was about as crowded as it gets Sunday when airplanes from a McGregor group participated in a fly-in. Aviation enthusiast Jimmy Cox said several Rockdale pilots were there to greet the McGregor aviators who were on the grounds for about an hour. Full Story
North Milam crash brings county second traffic death
Both fatalities recorded on FM 485 northeast of Cameron
A 40-year-old Cameron man died early Saturday in a two-vehicle collision northeast of Cameron, becoming Milam County’s second traffic fatality of 2013.
Efrain Carmona was pronounced dead by Justice of the Peace Andy Isaacs following the 6:15 a.m. collision of two pickups on FM 485.
Both fatal crashes in Milam County this year have been on FM 485. Full Story
JAMMIN’ ON THE HIGHWAY—
But this “wide load” did it right last week coming through east Rockdale on US 79, with a bucket truck to deal with overhanging limbs and utility lines. Full Story
Spring comes in with a bang overnight
Spring, 2013, came in with bang in the Rockdale area overnight Tuesday.
Fast moving thunderstorms peppered the area with lightning, high winds and occasional hail, bringing lower temperatures by Wednesday morning.
Rockdale recorded an official .77-inch of precipitation in the U.S. Weather rain gauge at KRXT-FM by 6 a.m. Wednesday. Full Story
Shredder visiting Chamber on Monday
A commercial shredder will visit the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce on Monday for the convenience of local businesses and individuals.
Denise Brock, Rockdale Chamber of Commerce secretary, said hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The shredder’s visit is again co-sponsored by the Chamber and the Rotary Club. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY COURTHOUSE RECORDS
Sheriff David E. Greene et al to Gause Independent School District – A.W. Sillaven Survey (v. 1,193, p. 616).
D’Shun O. Myles to Francisco Avila – Terrall Addition, Cameron (v. 1,193, p. 450).
Pyco Joint Venture et al to Pete Scarmardo – Walker and Tyler Surveys (v. 1,193, p. 549). Full Story