Jerman new Miss Rockdale Fair
Ford, Reynolds runners-up for annual pageant
Jacey Jerman, a 17-year- old senior at Rockdale High School, was crowned Miss Rockdale Fair 2013 Saturday before a crowd of more than 550 in the Rockdale High School auditorium.
First runner-up at the annual pageant was Kelsey Ford and second runner up was Madison Reynolds. Full Story
Escuelita cookoff winners listed
The annual La Escuelita Fall Cookoff was held Saturday in a day-long celebration at the former school just east of Rockdale.
Julie Smith, spokesperson, listed winners are follows:
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Milano Opry set to hit MHS stage Saturday
The Milano Opry will hold its monthly performance Saturday, Oct. 19 at Milano High School. Doors open at 6 p.m. and show starts at 7. Admission is $7, children 10 and under are free. Go early and grab a bite to eat, as they will have barbecue sandwiches and hamburgers for sale, as well as their famous homemade pies. Full Story
Taken from community calendars.For additions, call 446-5838.BirthdaysOct. 19—Shane Barcak, DorisRobbins, Kathleen Brannam, LarryPipkin.Oct. 20—Jason Zapata, PaxtonHendrix, Doy Gregg, Hannah Lehmkuhl, Barry Phillips, Sherry Schneider. Oct. 21—Kristy Kaufmann, Brandyn Gibson.Oct. 22—Montez Jones. Full Story
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Monday—Swiss steak with gravy,mashed potatoes, succotash, wholewheat bread, fruit, milk.Tuesday—Fish amandine, cubedpotatoes, coleslaw, melon cup,bread, milk.Wednesday—Pulled pork au jus,vegetable medley, spicy butteredcarrots, cornbread, fruit cup, milk.Thursday—Cube steak with Full Story
Dawn Copeland and Mathew Copeland. Full Story
ROCKDALE FAIR CHILDREN’S PAGEANT WINNERS
JUNIOR MISS ROCKDALE—Hanna Jimenez (sitting) is the new Junior Miss Rockdale; standing: (L-R) most photogenic, Madison Stewart; second runner-up, Calli Pipkin; third runner-up, Destiny Arnold; Full Story
Sugarloaf Mountain historical marker ceremony set Oct. 26
Remember to mark Oct.26 on your calendar and gather at the Sugarloaf Mountain area to be a part of the placing of a Historical Marker for the mountain. The program will begin at 10 a.m.
Soccer games were played here in Gause on Saturday. This Saturday they will be in Cameron and back to Gause on Oct. 26. Lots of activities taking place that day here in our town. Full Story
FOR SOLDIERS, FAMILIES—
The Rockdale 4-H Club was on hand at Walmart Saturday to collect “care packages” for American military personnel. The drive also included “Operation Huggable,” collection of gently-used stuffed animals to be given to children of service personnel while their parents serve overseas. Full Story
The Linwood Acres Garden Club has awarded its October yard of the month to Ricky and Shirley Stewart, 105 Champions Drive. From left, Garden Club member Dot Robbins, Ricky and Shirley Stewart, Garden club member Mary Jo Coffield. Yards of the month may be nominated by calling the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce at 446-2030. Full Story