It May be Rockdale’s biggest Party!
Over 1,000 at KC Hall on Sunday
The annual Mayfest celebration of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church lived up to its reputation as “Rockdale’s biggest party” Sunday at the KC Hall.
Perfect spring weather, and a variety of events inside and outside the hall, drew well over 1,000 participants, one of the largest turnouts in years. Full Story
Mayor Pro Tem Doug Calame (right) read a proclamation declaring May as Motorcycle Awareness Month Saturday afternoon on the steps of City Hall. Present for the brief ceremony were several motorcycle enthusiasts including Ralph Sifuentes, president of the Heaven’s Highway Riders. Full Story
One of the highlights of the car-motorcycle show at Mayfest Sunday, in the KC Hall parking lot, was your basic “camo Volkswagen Bug pickup.” Vehicle owner Danny Masur, who took a lot of pleasure in showing off his unique car to browsers, said the vehicle is about a 1968 model. “It was, obviously, modified,” he said. Full Story
Taken from community calendars.For additions, call 446-5838.BirthdaysMay 9—Thelma Williams.May 10—Nicholas Hammett,Jocelyn Lewis, Katie Roddam.May 11—Margie Abbott, Bianca Rydell, Bridgetta Paris, CharlesCaffey.May 12—Cody Mynar, Henry“Doc” Hawkins, Neva Caffey, DianaGriffith, Bridgetta Paris. Full Story
Marriage LicensesWesley Creek and Sydney Payne.Korey Boothe and Alyssa Ehler.Mark Clark and Lorraine Currie.John Smith and Melissa Trunnell.Eugene Schattle and PamalaTroutman.Divorces GrantedD’Andra Darwin and Burge Darwin. Debbie Haynes and CharlesBynaum. Full Story
MILAN O news
‘One Night of Southern Gospel’ set Friday at Milano High School
Milano Senior Citizens group will present “One Night of Southern Gospel” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 10 at Milano High School. The night will include music from The Wallace Family, The Messenger Quartet reunion and a farewell concert for Masterpeace Quartet. For more information and advance ticket sales, call 512-455-9232. Full Story
SENIOR CITIZENS Menu
No meals served on Fridays.
Monday—Breaded catfish strips, black-eyed peas, broccoli with cheese sauce, garden mix vegetables, whole wheat roll, fruit, milk.
Tuesday—Chicken broccoli pasta, orange glaze carrots, pineapple crisp, garlic bread, milk. Full Story