POSGCD ups transport fee
MILANO—After a public hearing last Tuesday, Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District ( POSGCD) directors increased the district’s transport fee by one cent per 1,000 gallons. Full Story
Friday’s Rockdale-Lorena playoff football game at Belton’s Crusader Stadium turned out not to be the last appearance of the season for the RHS Golden Girls drill team, thanks to Rockdale& Full Story
Roundup, Brown Santa, Germaine Cares drives set
Three holiday drives have begun in the Rockdale area, with Christmas Roundup, Brown Santa and Germaine Cares gearing up to serve residents Full Story
Thanksgiving worship service Sunday
We invite you all to the annual communi t y Thanksgiving worship serviceat6 p.m.Sunday,Nov. 24 at Gause Baptist Church. If you would like to bring some special music please come and share. Full Story
Last week members of Rockdale Volunteer Fire Department went to Dell Children’s Hospital in Austin to make Dustin Pickel an honorary volunteer fireman. Full Story
Isaacs seeks new term as Precinct 4 Justice
My name is Andy Isaacs and I would like to thank the people of Milam County for the amazing suppor t and encouragement during my term in office.
Like you, I believe in the future of Texas. I am very proud to be a Texan and equally as proud to be a community servant in Milam County. Full Story
ROCKDALE RESIDENCE & REHAB NEWS
Rockdale Residence & Rehab Center is really looking forward to the holidays this year.
We began our festivities last Friday with a Holiday Bazaar, Chili Dinner & Bake Sale. Thank you to everyone who participated in that event. We had great chili, great desserts and great company. Full Story
Three Christmas events set for town in December
The Milano school and city are teaming up for a fun holiday season full of activities in our little town. There are three upcoming events planned to bring everyone together and into the Christmas mood. Full Story
Twenty-eight draw indictments from grand jurors on Thursday
CAMERON—Twenty-eight persons were indicted Thursday by a Milam County Grand Jury, according to Prosecutor Bill Torrey who listed case dispositions:
• Tiffany Turner, 30, Rockdale, debit/credit card abuse.
• Terrance Anthony, 24, Cameron, prohibited weapon in correctional facility.
• Wayne L. Taylor, 41, Cameron, evading arrest with motor vehicle. Full Story
Dishing it up
It wasn’t quite chili weather, with highs in the 80s Saturday, but the Rockdale Historical Society’s annual chili fund raiser netted $2,000 to benefit the I&GN Depot Museum. About 200 bowls were sold and there was a steady stream of hungry customers in the HD Clubhouse at Fair Park (above). Full Story
No new filings for 2014 primaries
There have been no new filings during the past week for the 2014 Milam County Republican or Democratic primaries, according to Kyle Deal (interim GOP chair) and Richard Stone (Democratic chair).
Stone had previously filed for another term as the Democratic Party county chair. Full Story