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Some of our favorite Reporter images from the past year



Cliff Sims (R), Rockdale’s treasured story-teller, kept everyone in stitches in a pair of ‘reminiscence’ programs at the library. 
Reporter/Mike Brown Cliff Sims (R), Rockdale’s treasured story-teller, kept everyone in stitches in a pair of ‘reminiscence’ programs at the library. Reporter/Mike Brown

Trick of reflection or a ‘holy hologram’? It appeared at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church during renovation and was displayed by Father Raymon Frayna. Trick of reflection or a ‘holy hologram’? It appeared at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church during renovation and was displayed by Father Raymon Frayna.

Beer bust! Nobody hurt but lots of Shiner Bock lost when delivery truck overturned in August Beer bust! Nobody hurt but lots of Shiner Bock lost when delivery truck overturned in August

From left, Kelly, Dustin and Jeff Pickel were on hand during massive, and heartfelt, fund-raiser for the three-year-old cancer patient at KC Hall in August. The event raised over $110,000 and drew a crowd of 1,200 to the hall. From left, Kelly, Dustin and Jeff Pickel were on hand during massive, and heartfelt, fund-raiser for the three-year-old cancer patient at KC Hall in August. The event raised over $110,000 and drew a crowd of 1,200 to the hall.

Busy year for Rockdale volunteer firefighters with a downtown wreck in October (L), blazing house fire in August. Busy year for Rockdale volunteer firefighters with a downtown wreck in October (L), blazing house fire in August.



Big and small made news in 2013. Worley bridge was lifted into a field for repairs in November. Newborn fawn rested under an Ortega Street fence in August until mama doe showed up and off they went. Big and small made news in 2013. Worley bridge was lifted into a field for repairs in November. Newborn fawn rested under an Ortega Street fence in August until mama doe showed up and off they went.

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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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