‘It takes a village’
This week the Rockdale Intermediate School is our highlighted campus and Principal Kathy Pelzel has many good examples of our school district partnering with our community. Full Story
Both the Rockdale Big Blue and Thorndale Fighting Bulldog bands competed in their respective classifications at the UIL Music Region 18/26 marching contest Saturday at Giddings High School. Full Story
Rockdale PTO to host annual fall carnival November 1st
The annual Rockdale PTO Fall Festival has been set for 6- 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1 at the Rockdale Intermediate School, ac c ord ing to club president Cheryl Blackstock.
The event will include a costume contest at 7 p.m., as well as games, candy, prizes, food, cake walk and silent auction.
Ticket to play the games and such will cost four for $1. Full Story
First Six Weeks All-A
First grade— Gael Amaro, Nathan Batten, Keri Endsley, Ryan Free, Jamel Gamble, She’Keva Gooden, Tracy Johnson, Anysia Mendoza, Ariel Pilkey, Skyler Reaves, Nathan Rodriguez, Cayden Stein, JT Timmerman, Jaydyn Vasquez, Abbie WelchPierce, Emile Wilganowslki. Full Story
Milk served daily.
Monday— Chocolate chip muf fin, strawberry banana yogurt, orange juice.
Tuesday— Cinnamon waffle, apple.
Wednesday— Cheesy breakfast burrito, grape juice.
Thursday— Cocoa Puf fs, graham crackers, apple juice. Full Story
MISD GETTING HEALTHY—Standards Health Care and Tommy Standard (left) recently donated nine treadmills to Milano ISD, represented by Supt. Full Story
Dodd receives UIL Baden scholarship
Kaley Nicole Dodd, a graduate of Rockdale High School, has been awarded a scholarship by the Texas Interscholastic League Foundation. Full Story
Milano OAP to present ‘Zombie Apocalypse’
MILANO—The Milano High School One-Act Play production class will present its fall show “10 Ways to Avoid the Zombie Apocalypse” by Don Zolidis for a one time only performance, according to director Susan Meyer. The curtain will go up at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30 at the MHS cafetorium.
Admission is $4 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens. Full Story
Buckholts juniors set chicken meal Sunday
BUCKHOLTS—The Buckholts High School junior class will hold a barbecue chicken dinner fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27, according to spokesperson Georgia Pirtle.
The meal will be served at the Buckholts SPJST Hall.
FMI: Pirtle, 254-718-2373. Full Story