THINKING OF CHRIS
There can be some emotional moments in the annual Awards Night program in the RHS Auditorium, but not many like this one Thursday. Full Story
Pot farm raid targets family for second time
Chopper spots marijuana, seven arrested, one still sought
For the second time in nine years a Rockdale-area family has been charged with growing marijuana on their farm west of town.
Seven members of the Coy Doss family were arrested last Wednesday after a DPS helicopter spotted what law enforcement officers believe was a commercial grade marijuana growing operation at 6018 West US 79 about seven miles west of the city limits. Full Story
A&M professor will address Class of ‘13
Dr. Kirk C. Edney, assistant professor in the Texas A& M University Depar tment of Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communications, will be the featured speaker Fr iday when the 82- candidate Rockdale High School Class of 2013 graduates at Tiger Field. Full Story
History no mystery in play
Tradition continues on campus
Where else can you see Dwight Eisenhower dancing with Rosie the Riveter, Franklin Roosevelt pop a wheelie and John Hancock sign the Declaration of Independence with a quill pin wearing shoes that would have been the envy of King George III. Full Story
MANOR OAKS NEWS
Manor Oaks would like to extend a very special thank you to James Perry and his family for preparing briskets and ribs for our residents and staff to celebrate Memorial Day.
Thank you to all our staff, friends, and family for bringing all the trimmings and side dishes.
Also, we would like to thank The Community Band for entertaining everyone in our building while we ate. Full Story
Graduation ceremonies set this week for MISD
This week is full of end-ofthe year school activities with field trips, field days and graduation ceremonies. The 24-member Milano High School class of 2013 will receive diplomas during commencement exercises set for 8 p.m. Friday, May 31 at Pruett Field. The groups is led by valedictorian Stonie Guthrie and salutatorian Jacob Willingham. Full Story
A group of Rockdale 1st/2nd graders participated in the Round Rock/Pflugerville Neighborhood Sports NFL 5-on-5 Flag Football League this spring. Full Story
Brinkley tabbed for 40th THSBCA all-star game
Tiger standout named as an outfielder
In a career full of awards, Ethan Brinkley received one of the highest compliments a player can receive after being selected to play in the 40th annual Texas High School Baseball Coaches All- Star game next month.
The game will be held at Dell Diamond in Round Rock on June 15. Full Story
Class of 2013: small but memorable
While the Class of 2013 will graduate the smallest group from Rockdale High School in decades with 82 seniors, they left some large footprints on their way out.
They can count a state champion among them in Jamie Czajkowski. Full Story