Surplus food giveaway Thursday at KC Hall


A Rockdale motel which was given 30 days to meet electrical code inspections or face a possible shutdown is due to receive another inspection this week.

—Auctioneer Buddy Johnson was named Business of the Month for July recently by the Thorndale Area Chamber of Commerce.


Hog hunt goes awry

The accolades and awards that Rockdale native and scholar-athlete James Leroy Wright has amassed during his lifetime can fill the halls of Aycock and Rockdale high schools, and this weekend he’ll b

A Rockdalian won the 39th Annual Rockdale Open men singles title, while the mens and mixed doubles championships were won by players from Thrall, Taylor and Groesbeck, respectively at Veterans Park

Columns & Opinions


Softball team thanks community for support

Dear editor,

It’s great to have a hand in this newspaper again.


Maci Key and Maurice Azubuike announce the birth of their daughter, Paris Evette, born on June 14, weighing 7.37 pounds and measuring 20 inches.

It was a warm spring evening in the city of Jerusalem. Two men were engaged in serious conversation.

The Reporter welcomes news of special events at local area churches.


Services for Billy “Bill” Wayne Grimm, 67, of Thorn-dale were held Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Thorndale with Rev. Aaron Kalbas officiating. Burial followed at St.

Don Perkins, 94, of Rock-dale died Sunday, July 15, 2018, at his home in Rock-dale.

DENTON—A memorial service for Richard Burton “Dickie” Summers, 72, is scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, at Denton Bible Church, 2300 E. University Dr.

Photo Galleries

Traffic was re-routed just before 5 p.m. Thursday due to this spectacular two-vehicle accident at the corner of Cameron and Main (US 79 and FM 908) in downtown Rockdale.

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