School's Never Out
Two-classroom, historic, rural structure still Milam landmark
They used to say Eldon Ball, retired longtime Rockdale Elementary Principal, had “chalk dust in his veins.&rdqu Full Story
MANOR OAKS NEWS
June is here. The flowers are in bloom and it’s almost impossible to keep the grass cut.
Manor Oaks has tons of fun scheduled for the month of June.
Our men have already enjoyed a day in the Man Cave for International Men’s Month.
The rest of the month everyone will be making s’mores, patriotic wind socks, sun mosaics and homemade donuts. Full Story
Taken from community calendars.For additions, call 446-5838.BirthdaysJune 13—Peggy Stauffer, MarkBrantley, Deanna Finey.June 14—John Davis, BarbaraHargrove, Jacob Mahac, JonathanMahac.June 15—Jackie Luetge.June 16—Edwina Kirchenwitz,Bob Claiborn, M. Ruth Storey.June 17—Michael Garner, Jason Full Story
SENIOR CITIZENS Menu
Monday—Tuna salad, pea salad and tomato wedges, ambrosia,whole wheat bread, fruit yogurt,milk.Tuesday—Stuffed pepper casserole, au gratin potatoes, garden mixvegetables, wheat roll, peaces andstrawberries, milk.Wednesday—Meatballs withgravy and egg noodles, broccoli andcauliflower, seasoned green beans, Full Story
Rockdale’s Dean wins Lyceum Leadership Award
HOUSTON—The Texas Lyceum, the premier statewide non-profit, non-partisan leadership group focused on identifying the next generation of top Texas leaders, announced its Leadership Scholarship Awards for 2013 and it includes a recent graduate of Rockdale High School. Full Story
Sto rk report
Diana and Martyn Hafley of Grand Prairie announce the arrival of twin daughters on June 4, 2013, at Harris Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth. Lillian Blaire was born at 8:23 p.m., weighing 4 pounds, 8 ounces, and measuring 18 inches long, and Madelyn Claire at 8:25 p.m., weighing 5 pounds, 10 ounces and measuring 19¼ inches long. Full Story
Schlesinger to headline Opry
I t’s time for this month’s Milano Opry, set for Saturday, June 15 at Milano High School. Doors open at 6 p.m. with the show set to start at 7 p.m. Admission is $7 with children 10 and under free. Full Story
RED HAT YA YA’S—
Local members of the Red Hat Society Rockdale group, the Red Hat Ya Ya’s, attended the Red Hat Society International Convention held recently in Atlanta, Georgia. Full Story
RELAY FOR LIFE
‘Wrap-up’ event set for Thursday
The 2012-2013 Relay For Life of Milam County “Wrap-Up” event is scheduled for Thursday, June 13 at 6 p.m. at Cameron Elementary School.
“We will have refreshments and hand out awards,” said Kim Jeter, Relay spokesperson.
“We also want feedback from fellow Relayers from this year’s event,” Jeter added. Full Story
Is it too late for life insurance?
Is it ever too late to get life insurance?
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