Goodbye to ‘the route’ and lots of good memories
I ’m sitting here, staring at my computer screen, feeling a bit depressed.
You see it’s a Wednesday afternoon and I’m not out on my paper route delivering Rockdale Reporters. Full Story
Switch to Roth TSP?
Do you think I should consider switching from my traditional TSP (Thrift Savings Plan) to a Roth TSP?
Jeremy Dear Jeremy, Full Story
INK IN THE BLOOD
Willie Nelson hisownself standing right next to me
A s I’ve mentioned before, I cut my teeth on country music, both the Nashville Grand Ole Opry type and “country” gospel music. My mother loved both. On Saturday nights we’d tune the 3-foot-tall Western Auto Truetone radio in to WSM in Nashville for the Grand Ole Opry but Sunday mornings brought an 8 a.m. Dallas KRLD broadcast of the original Stamps Quartet. Full Story
MILAM COUNTY T.R.I.A.D.
New Fed Ex scam just in time for holidays
Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays or whatever season greeting you accept during this time of year.
Our free nation is a wonderful mix of people with many faiths, beliefs and customs. If we tolerate those that differ from our belief system, then maybe our ways that are strange to outsiders will be accepted, too. Full Story
Westbrooks win Milano yard decorations contest
Winners have been announc ed in t he annual City of Milano Christmas decoration contest and the home of Gary and Glenda Westbrook has taken top prize. Second place went to Debra Gage and third place was Steve and Mary Honeycutt.
Be sure to take a ride around our town and see all the great decorations people put out this year. They are lovely. Full Story
Enjoying playoffs on TV was a loud surprise
Chances are by the time you read this weeks paper 2013 Christmas will be a thing of the past. And we wonder where the year went. I’ve heard some say they hope this next year is better and knowing their circumstances, I wish that for them. Full Story