It’s that season again.

There are fish specials at restaurants and extra services at Christian churches of many denominations.

What exactly is Lent?

“What’s the status of the new nursing home?” has been a topic of conversation since ground was broken on the $6.5-milllion project last July. Here’s the status. It’s going up.

Here is the Milam County Jail Log for March 12-18.

Jail logs list all persons charged with offenses through the county jail docket.

Charges may change during the process.


Despite a frustrating 5-4 loss to Manor New Tech that went into overtime and a shootout afterwards, the Rockdale Tiger soccer team is going to the playoffs for the first time in school history in i

The Tigers suffered their third straight loss on Tuesday night with a 8-4 loss to Rogers.

The Rockdale Lady Tiger softball team fell to Troy 9-7 on Wednesday afternoon after a small comeback in their final at-bat where they scored three runs.

Columns & Opinions

Water bill doubled

while use went down


Neighbor Grover sez he talks to himself because there are times he needs expert advice.


One of the best kept secrets with regard to our county health care is the “WIC” (or Women, Infants and Children) program.


March 22—Dorothy Zaskoda, Scott Starnes. March 24—Tyler King. March 26—Jane Czimskey.


March 25—Gene and Betty Northcott.

—Twin sisters Ethel Clark Guthrie and Edna Clark Tim-merman celebrated their 90th birthday with a reception Saturday at the Patterson Center attended by more than 70, from as far away as San Franci

—Winners have been announced in the annual Earth Day Poster contest at Rockdale Junior-High School, conducted through Lani Young’s art classes.


NAVASOTA—Lt. Col. (ret.) Robert C. “Court” Armstrong, 79, was born in Bartlett on Aug. 9, 1939, to Herbert W. Armstrong and Zelma Etoile Armstrong.

He died Monday, March 11.

Gail Lee Fraley Noack died suddenly Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Galveston, after a weekend with her sisters.

Funeral services for Lisa Supak, 60, of Rockdale were held Friday, March 15, 2019 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rock-dale, with Dr.

Photo Galleries

Rockdale Volunteer Fire Department on the scene of a blaze at Logs to Lumber, a woodworking shop just after 3 p.m. Thursday. The shop is located on US 79 just east of the US 77 underpass.

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