Primary vote to pick county judge Tuesday
Six contests for Republican ballot
The rematch is Tuesday.
For the second time in four years the contest to determine who will serve as Milam County Judge for the next four years is between Dave Barkemeyer and Frank Summers.
And for the second time, one is the incumbent and one is the challenger. It’s just that the roles are reversed this time around. Full Story
Thank Heaven for little girls
And their dads, too, a total of 290 of them who attended the seventh annual Father-Daughter Dance, sponsored by the Rockdale Athletic Booster Club in the KC Hall Friday. They included (L-R) James Moore with daughter, Kenedi, and Shane Whitmire with daughter, Braleigh. “We literally outgrew the Patterson Center,” dance spokesperson Denise Betchan said. Full Story
Eagle Ford drilling comes to Milam County locations
POSGCD okays short term fracking permits
There’s drilling in the Eagle Ford Shale formation in Milam County and it’s projected to grow in upcoming months. Full Story
Nine-lives Cameo stays up for now
‘Amendment’ planned; fines to be paid
If the Cameo building— or what’s left of it—were a cat, it would have already used up about half its nine lives.
Life four—or is it five?— surfaced Monday after a combination workshop meeting by the Rockdale City Council. Full Story
Lions pancake supper slated for Tuesday
Rockdale Noon Lions Club members will hold their 14th annual Mardi Gras Pancake and Bacon Supper on Fat Tuesday, March 4 from 5-7 p.m. at the New Salem Clubhouse at Fair Park, according to Terri Sandoval, president. Full Story