HOLIDAY PAGEANT AT ROCKDALE INTERMEDIATE
SANTA PLAY—“Santa, You’ve Got Mail,” an international holiday celebration, was presented Thursday at Rockdale Intermediate School. Full Story
MILANO HELPS ROUNDUP—
Milano residents pitched to help Christmas Roundup in a big way this December. Above, Eldon Ball of the Milano Lions Club displays toys donated by the club to the 2013 drive. Full Story
Big Blue musicians make all-region bands
Geritt Davenport earns all-state audition
On Dec. 14, 22 members of Rockdale High School’s Big Blue Band particiapted in the Association of Texas Small School Bands (ATSSB) high school Region 18-26 All-Region auditions held in Smithville.
Four Rockdale musicians were selected for the symphonic band and 10 for the concert band. Full Story
Thorndale, Milano, Gause junior high students win at UIL meet
Junior high students from Thorndale, Milano and Gause competed in their district UIL academic contests on Dec. 10-11 where participants from Thorndale, Milano, Gause, Thrall and McDade gathered at Thrall ISD for the events.
Thrall won the event, followed by Thorndale, Milano Gause and McDade.
Winners from Thorndale, Milano and Gause are listed as follows:
6th Grade Full Story
Community service is key
A couple of weeks ago we highlighted our Rockdale Intermediate School and the wonderful community service projects they have been involved in this year. This week, Denice Doss, the ACE iTigers coordinator at Rockdale High School would like to share a number of community service projects going on at Rockdale High School. Full Story
Big Blue Band headed to Disneyworld next year
Members of the Rockdale High School “Big Blue Band from Tiger Land” are planning a trip to Walt Disneyworld in Orlando, Florida on June 8-14 and are currently looking for individuals and businesses to help fund the experience. Full Story
Sky Ranch scholarships again available for area young persons
THORNDALE—For the past 10 years Star Creek Ranch in Thorndale, owned by the Sue Gove family, has of fered 30 scholarships per year for Sky Ranch in Van, Texas—and this year is no different. Scholarships are worth $1,000. Full Story