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Fire claims home


Photo courtesy Rockdale Volunteer Fire Dept. Photo courtesy Rockdale Volunteer Fire Dept. Nine units from four volunteer fire departments, including Rockdale, battled this blaze which gutted the Barbara Moore home at 2963 FM 3061 north of San Gabriel at 12:46 p.m. Saturday. RVFD Fire Chief Ward Roddam said the owner was not home. Volunteers from Thorndale, Rockdale, Cameron and Thrall battled the blaze and the Thorndale VFD was called to a rekindle at 4:28 p.m. The home was termed a “total loss” by firefighters.


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The burn ban for Milam County has been lifted. Burning is always prohibited in the county's municipalities.


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