There’s some ‘wacko’ ways to say city names
I was listening to a guy on the radio the other day, obviously not from Texas, paying only slight attention until he said the name of one of our cities.
The first time he said it I let it pass, figured that anyone could mess up something once.
Then he said it again. “Waco.” Full Story
Happy 50th Birthday to our Library!
I was talking to the Queen Bee of the Rockdale Tiger Sports World a few days ago. That would be our own Denise Betchan, of course.
According to Denise, the sports posters of each varsity athlete are available for purchase in the Rockdale Athletic Office for $15, payable to the Rockdale Tiger Booster Club. Full Story
SPOILIN’ THE BROTH
Beware of assertiveness training manuals
Neighbor Grover sez the irony of life is that by the time you’re old enough to know your way around, you’d rather not go anywhere. O ur theme today, it appears, is domestic issues, thanks to a couple of stories sent my way by two Reporter readers, men who wish to remain anonymous. Full Story
Davilla’s Rosenwald School has a new owner
Rosenwald School building in Davilla has a new owner. After several months of researching deed records, and Milam Appraisal District records, the school was confirmed to be located on Lot or Block 164 in Davilla. Full Story
INK IN THE BLOOD
Redheaded Irish friend and mate beyond compare
I f we’re lucky and smart, we own up to those few truly very good friends who bless our lives with their presence and influence. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY T.R.I.A.D.
Hackers, ID thieves are lurking everywhere
he traditional theft of property will be surpassed soon by identity theft. The U.S .Department of Justice warns of the explosion in identity theft from 2005-2010 with increases of 50%.
In 2007 there were approximately a million malicious attempts to commit fraud and now it is predicted to reach 130 million malicious programs. Full Story
Rockdale One-Stop project includes new courtroom
A t the last commissioner’s court meeting, during the budget update, we reported on the renovation project at the Rockdale One-Stop Center which has now been completed. Full Story