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Rockdale school trustees elected Supt. S. C. Green to his fifth term. Trustees whose terms were expiring in 1913 were Ira Perry, Andrew Perry, J. W. Garner and Fred Graves. Full Story
Milam churches offer unique history perspectives
I n many areas where pioneers settled across the county, schools and churches shared buildings.
In some communities, families were of different faiths. two different denominations shared the building every other Sunday. Full Story
Women aren’t only ones who change hair-dos
Men never learn. We make fun of women’s fashions, joke and wisecrack about the latest coiffures just as we have about skirt lengths, plunging necklines, slit skirts, sheer tops or any fashion trend.
Well, guys, they ain’t got nothin’ on us. Full Story
TRIAD columnist gets e-mail scam attempt
Evidently, Mrs. Samira Aalem Umar is unaware of the Milam County TRIAD nor the years these articles against scams, frauds, and pitfalls have been published.
The first mistake Mrs. Umar made, that jumped out at me, was no mention of my name. The e-mail went from heading to text. No greeting, period. Full Story
Bank depository award discussed by judge
A t the March 25 commissioner’s court meeting we awarded the county depository contract for the next two years to Classic Bank.
The award was based on their bid of plus .15% over the 91-day T-Billratewithafloorrateof .75% vs. the Citizens Bank bid of plus .25% over the T-Bill rate with a floor of .559% on interest bearing checking accounts. Full Story