‘Smelly’ jobs not best for Rockdale economy
Rockdale has an industrial complex north of Town where the prevailing winds are out of the south blowing any smells away from the town.
The only time it would not was during a norther several times a year.
Let’s use common sense in the location of jobs to Milam County. If the only aspect is jobs, why not put a nuclear reactor at the old Alcoa plant. Full Story
Town needs business like hog slaughter plant
As bad a condition as the economy is in Rockdale, I think the city council should appreciate any business even considering moving to town as long as they were going to improve employment opportunities.
I’m referring to the slaughter plant. Sounds to me like some of the city council members have personal agendas for not wanting businesses to locate here. Full Story
Thanks from RCS for support of food pantry
The Rockdale Christian Services Food Pantry would like to send out our most heart felt thank you to the following folks for their most generous donations:
Peace Lutheran Church, St. John’s United Methodist Church, Odyssey Hospice Center and many local residents. Full Story
Art by Yolianna Castillo, a third-grader at Rockdale Intermediate School. Full Story