Assaker, McQuinn tops for 2013
Combination event honors police, RVFD on Saturday
A Rockdale policeman became a threetime winner and a volunteer firefighter brought top honors to the second generation of his family Saturday in the KC Hall.
Sgt. Adam Assaker was named officer-of-theyear for the third consecutive year.
James McQuinn, joined his father Elvis—a three-time winner—as firefighter-of-the-year for the Rockdale Volunteer Fire Department. Full Story
Lions Club sets annual pancake supper March 1
The Milano Evening Lions Club will host its annual pancake supper on Saturday, March 1 at the Milano Civic Center.
Serving will take place from 5-7 p.m. and cost is $3 for 12 and under and $5 for everyone else. The evening also including a silent auction and live music from Lynn Martin and friends. Full Story
Changes begin in 40s, early 50s
ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE TRACKS, SERIES 7, PART 3
By 1935, the 11th grade had been added to the curriculum at Aycock School, so students who had completed the 10th grade could receive their high school diploma at Aycock. Full Story
The first annual Rockdale Rotary Casino Night raised over $12,000 to be used for Rotary scholarships and community projects, according to Michelle Morgan, Rotary president. Full Story
February 20—Betty Brown.February 21—Carolyn Lister, Sarah Warner.February 22—Bradon Ellis.February 23—Blaydn Barcak, Hubert Penny,Adele Lumpkins.February 24—Kerry Starnes.February 25—David Svrcek Jr., Gene Northcott, John Gilchrist.February 26—Olivia Bocanegra, MildredCast. Anniversaries Full Story
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Monday—Chicken Cordon bleu, low sodiumrice pilaf, low sodium green peas, whole wheatbread, hot spiced peaches, milk.Tuesday—Barbecue beef, spicy pinto beans,coleslaw, oatmeal cookie, milk.Wednesday—Hamburger steak, gravy,mashed potatoes, green beans, whole wheatbread, apricots, milk. Full Story