Leaving home to go home
Six years after hanging up her whistle, Havelka retires for good
For Janet Havelka, it’s time for retirement 2.0. Having stepped off the sidelines six years ago to become a full-time physical education teacher, Havelka has tendered her resignation from that position and is ready to take it easy. Full Story
Jenkins ready for third go-round at state finals
Milano’s Arledge siblings entered in five events
While Andrew Jenkins has already graduated, he will represent Rockdale High School just one more time.
The recent RHS grad earned his third trip to the Texas High School State Finals Rodeo in Abilene.
Jenkins captured the Region 10 championship in bareback riding to punch his ticket to the finals. Full Story
Hook shots and bean bag chairs
We’ve talked in this space about losing fathers. Losing mothers. Now, let’s talk about brothers.
Douglas Eric Randall left this world way too soon Thursday after suffering a heart attack at age 56, just two months after his mother Jo passed away. Full Story
Longtime Lexington coach Holcomb heads to Sealy
Former Tiger coach Richards will join him
LEXINGTON—Jason Holcomb, who led Lexington to unprecendented success in football, has decided to leave for a job in Sealy.
Holcomb was in Lexington for 13 years and racked up 109 victories against just 50 losses. It was his first head coaching job.
Holcomb took over his new job last Friday. Full Story
Third annual alumni golf tourney set July 27
The Rockdale Country Club Mens Golf Association is sponsoring the third annual Tiger Golf Team Alumni Tournament.
The tournament is scheduled for Saturday, July 27 at 1 p.m. at the Rockdale Country Club and all proceeds will go to the RHS golf team. Full Story
RISD sports camps begin June 10
If you are looking for something to keep you busy during the summer months, the Rockdale athletic department has plenty to keep you occupied beginning June 10.
Come join the Tiger staff for four days of fun, competition and learning from June 10-28 from 8 to 9:30 p.m. Full Story