‘The Wall’ transcends time, generations
St. Paul group honors late Rockdale soldier in DC
They hadn’t expected to feel it so deeply.
After all, Army Staff Sgt. Howe K. “Petie” Clark of Rockdale belonged to their grandparents’ generation, not theirs. Full Story
Taken from community calendars.For additions, call 446-5838.BirthdaysMay 2—Ashley Randall, StanleyvonGonten, Wanda Waggoner, MarkVreeland.May 3—Davey Meschwitz Jr.,Walker Crane.May 4—Halle Jimenez, DesireéGarcia, Carolyn Temple, Gerald Davenport. May 5—Kenneth Hargrove, Peyton Shuffield. Full Story
MUSIC WEEK PROCLAIMED—
Mayor Larry Jones has proclaimed May 5-12 as National Music Week in Rockdale. Looking on was Denise Starnes, a member of the Matinee Musical Club, local sponsoring organization. Full Story
Members of American Legion Edwin Hardy Post 9 of Cameron, and its auxiliary, recently presented American flags to first-grade classes in Milano and Gause. Full Story
MANOR OAKS NEWS
This past Thursday we served a volunteer brunch at Manor Oaks.
Everyone enjoyed great food, great companionship and a slide show presentation. We want to take this opportunity to thank all of our volunteers again.
This month our residents are going to be moving and grooving. Full Story
The Rockdale Downtown Association (RDA) recently presented historical building awards, using county historical commission preservation grant funds for two sites. Full Story
Money saving travel tips
With summer upon us once more, the summer vacat ion season is about to hit full swing. With the economy suf fering through a recession, however, travel industry forecasters are predicting a slow season ahead as vacationers forgo their travel plans during these trying financial times. Full Story