Monday was the 50th anniversary of the Ernie Miller family’s ownership of Rockdale’s General Motors dealership, MIller-Starnes Chevrolet-Buick. It was also another anniversary. The business has been a member of the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce for 50 years. Michael Walko (R), Chamber chair, presented a plaque to family members (R-L) Allan Miller, Denise Miller Starnes and Kerry Starnes. Also Monday, Mayor John King read a proclamation declaring Monday as Miller-Starnes Day in Rockdale and honoring the Miller family. See page 2A.