Bankruptcy eyed by May 1st
Luminant’s ‘parent’ misses debt payment
May 1 is the newest “sort of” deadline for the anticipated bankruptcy filing by Energy Future Holdings (EFH), parent company of Luminant.
It’s “sort of” because the past couple of anticipated deadlines, Jan. 1 and April 1, passed by without such a filing. Full Story
Band to sell mattresses Saturday
Has the Rockdale High School Big Blue Band Program got a firm deal for you!
Or maybe it’s a soft deal. Or anything in between. Full Story
Go blue, Go gold
Go cows. Fight, fight, fight! Okay it loses something if you take it too far. But this contented bovine could hardly have selected a prettier place to rest and contemplate the world than this wildflower laden field west of Thorndale. And anyone with Rockdale connections can’t help but notice the colors, bluebonnet blue and yellow mustard gold. Full Story
4 indicted in ‘funny money’ scheme
6 businesses hit in Rockdale area
CAMERON—Four Austin area persons, arrested in connection with a counterfeit money-passing spree that hit at least six Rockdale area businesses last fall, were indicted by a Milam County Grand Jury Thursday. Full Story
Countdown to Tough Mudder
‘Planet’s toughest’ head to Apache Pass
What’s been billed as the “toughest event on the planet” is coming to Apache Pass in two weekends.
On Saturday and Sunday, May 3 and 4, hundreds of men and women from all over the United States will be soaked, shocked, slammed, stuck and tested to the limits of their endurance.
Why? Because they want to. Full Story
Reporter captures STPA sweepstakes
Paper again wins highest honor in annual contest
KERRVILLE—Behind a convention-high five first place category wins, The Rockdale Reporter captured sweepstakes honors at the 88th South Texas Press Association Better Newspaper Contest over the weekend. Full Story