News

AUSTIN—The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has rejected a petition filed by an area resident challenging the Post Oak Savannah Groundwater Conservation District’s (POSGCD) actions

Singer hosting library program on Thursday

POLICE REPORT

Two juveniles—one male and one female—were charged with indecency with a child during the past week involving separate incidents.

Sports

Reporter/Bill Martin

STATE TENNIS

Having previously been exclusively singles players, Devon Whitsel and Reyna Gonzalez have delved into playing doubles with a single purpose—win a gold medal.

Reporter/ Bill Martin

AUSTIN—Despite all five golfers lowering their scores and slicing 22 strokes off its first round scorecard, it wasn’t enough for the Rockdale Tigers to move into medal contention.

STATE TRACK 2018

Columns & Opinions

EDITORIAL

County financial situation probably headed for tax hike and cutbacks

Dear editor,

Rockdale Veterans of Foreign War Post 6525 has been awarded “All State Post” in the state for 2018.

EDITOR’S CORNER

This morning I came in the back door and The Reporter’s Mr. Fixit, Cliff Dungan, greeted me with his usual “how-zit going?”

Lifestyle

Rockdale Elementary

Wednesday—“U Day” (USA Day), wear red, white and blue; second-grade American History program, gym, 9:30 a.m.

MILAM 4-H NEWS

Milam County 4-H members competed at the district roundup recently in Riesel.

Reporter/Mike Brown

DEDICATION—Little River Basin Master Gardeners met Thursday to dedicate a granite marker, donated by the Luckey family (Rockdale Memorial Company), at Veterans Park.

Obituaries

Judith Holmes Quinney, 70, died Nov. 20, 2017, in Bryan. As per her wishes, she was cremated.

CAMERON—Leroy Sanders, 85, of Cameron died Saturday, May 12, 2018, in a Temple hospital.

James (“Jim,” “Two Tie”) Edward Sims, 82, of Rockdale died Sunday, May 13, 2018, at his home.

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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