Doctor proposes clinic for schools
Medical aid eyed for students, staff
The concept of a medical clinic inside Rockdale schools took a big step forward Monday as a local physician appeared before the school board and answered many of their concerns about the idea. Full Story
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Wilde and Breithaupt lead RHS Class of ‘13
Commencement set May 31 at Tiger Field
4.3980. She is the daughter of Teresa Breithaupt and Billy Breithaupt.
TOP GRADS— Geletka announced other honor graduates with 90-and-above averages as follows:
• William Dean, 4.2333, son of Susan and James Dean.
• Kaley Dodd, 4.2300 daughter of Jana and Eddie Dodd. Full Story
MDD awards $23,841 in facade projects
Softball league gets additional $5,000, board eyes Orasi for economic development plans
The Rockdale Municipal Development District (MDD) awarded $23,841.56 in matching facade improvement funds to four entities during its meeting Monday.
Also, as part of a busy agenda, the MDD is talking to Orasi Development about contracting with that firm, which recently signed on to promote tourism in Rockdale, about an economic development agreement. Full Story
Library turns the page on 50 years
Reception set on Thursday
When the Lucy Hill Patterson Memorial Library’s original building was dedicated May 25, 1963, President John F. Kennedy hadn’t yet gone to Dallas, there had been no Super Bowls and “ kindle” was what you did to start a campfire. Full Story
Legion hosting Memorial Day service Monday
American Legion Carlyle Post 358 will host Rockdale’s annual Memorial Day observance at 10 a.m. Monday at Wolf Park.
Les Davenport, vice-commander said names of Milam County service personnel who died in all wars will be read by Rockdale High School students. Full Story