FOLLOW THE YELLOW BRICK ROAD
—Do you recognize these members of the cast of Rockdale’s Wizard of Oz? (L-R): McKenzi Hicks (Scarecrow), Brody Debault (Cowardly Lion), Gigi Perez (Dorothy) and Monica Million (Tinman). Full Story
Rockdale ONE-AC T PLA Y Medalists—
These members of Rockdale’s One-Act Play cast and crew won medals at the district competition: (L-R) Tyler Land, technicians award; Gigi Perez, honorable mention; Brody Debault, all-star cast. Full Story
Local thespians win awards
Thorndale High School’s One-Act Play “After Midnight-Before Dawn” (above) was chosen to advance at the District 27A contest held Wednesday at Georgetown Eastview High School. Full Story
STAAR, EOC testing underway
I t is hard to believe we are already in April; the school year is going by so fast. With April here, it means school activities are in full swing. Among the items taking place are standardized testing. This week we have started STAAR and End-of- Course testing. Full Story
Updated Rockdale HS senior scholarship list
Here’s an updated list of scholarships and deadlines for Rockdale High School students. This information is available from counselor Kelly Windham at her office or online at www.rockdaleisd.net.
Deadlines are as follows:
• Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program, general, June 14.
• AES Engineers Scholarship, general, Oct. 4. Full Story
RES Pre-K, Kinder registration set April 11
Registration for Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten at Rockdale Elementary School for the 2013-14 school year has been set for Thursday, April 11.
The event will run from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Full Story
Milano’s One-Act Play to hold public performance Thursday at MHS cafetorium
Be sure to catch a one time only performance of Milano High School’s One-Act Play sf “Anatomy of Gray” set for 7 p.m. Thursday, April 4 at the MHS cafetorium. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens. There will also be a silent auction of baked goods and other items. Full Story
Fruit, cereal and milk served daily.
Monday—Apple cinnamon muffin, yogurt.
Tuesday—French toast, sausage.
Wednesday—Chicken biscuit, gravy.
Thursday—Cinnamon roll. Full Story
APACHE PASS CAMPER S—
Thrall Pack 267 recently spent the night at Apache Pass campground, near Rockdale, an outing that included ghost stories, flashlight tag, food, a hike, kickball game under the suspension bridge on th Full Story
Rockdale’s ‘Sparky’ set to play with Temple College jazz group
TEMPLE—Rockdale native, and resident, Lee “Sparky” Thomason will be featured this weekend in several areas of the Temple Jazz Festival Thursday through Saturday at Temple College.
Thomason will play with the Temple Jazz Orchestra during the 7:30 p.m. Saturday concert in the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center on the TC campus. Full Story