Livestock show eyeing record in final tally
Full sale results in next week’s Reporter
CAMERON—With added money still to be tallied, the annual Milam County Junior Livestock Show is assured of another record year in 2014.
Sandra Waiser, show secretary, said the total at the end of Saturday’s action was $183,607.
When the considerable added money total is figured in, the total is expected to be higher than the record $216,613, set last year. Full Story
THE AG SIDE
Hog abatement program has now started
The CHAMP program is set up to help counties provide incentives to manage the feral hog population in Milam County. Funding is provided through a grant from the Texas Department of Agriculture. Milam County, along with Bell, Falls, Coryell and Hamilton Counties, will partner in this program. Full Story
4-H Club to host chicken lunch April 27
Rockdale 4-H Club will host a chicken plate lunch on Sunday, April 27, according to spokesperson Rebecca Luckey. Full Story
Former Thorndale resident named ‘ginner of the year’
Jeff Turner, a native of Thorndale has been honored as the Texas Cotton Ginners Association’s Ginner of the Year. Full Story
The South Texas Longhorn Association held its annual spring show at Rockdale’s Fair Park over the weekend. Three youth shows and one open show were held. Full Story
Winners named in MCJLS home economic contests
COMMENTS FROM CHERYL
228 entries in this year’s contest A total of 228 entries were judged in the Full Story