Two male juveniles escapees being transported to district court appearances in Cameron from the Youth Opportunity Center-Rock-dale Campus slipped their restraints and were briefly free in downtown

Romanita ( Didi) Juarez, a Woodmen Life Sales Representative for this area, has

been recognized as Elite-level for 2019.

—Construction Superintendent Gary Lake (L) gave Rockdale City Manager Chris Whittaker a tour of the new police station last week.


BELTON – The Thorn-dale Lady Bulldogs’ season came to an end on Tuesday evening at Belton High School with a 47-22 loss to San Saba, the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches’ eight ranked team i

Week of Feb. 13

GAUSE—According to her family, Makayla Alexander of Gause has earned the opportunity to play basketball with Team USA for 365 Sports in the Bahamas this summer.

Columns & Opinions


State should have better managed charges of illegal voting in election

The news that a nearby school district closed for two days due to the flu—or “flu-like symptoms as we say in the news biz to avoid practicing diagnostic medicine without a license—was perfect timi

For the first time, Milam County will sponsor a “moot court” competition at the Milam County Courthouse on April 23 and 24.


—Lone Star Premier Real Estate is a new business in Rockdale and it held a ribbon cutting recently at the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce Rock House visitor center, The business is owned and operated


Rockdale ISD trustees heard administrators give a presentation on the state’s Performance-Based Monitoring Analysis System (PBMAS) and heard first semester discipline statistics during a regular me


Funeral services for Terry Ben Kraatz, 56, of Thorndale will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. Visitation be from 10 a.m. to 12-noon Friday at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rock-dale.

Graveside services for Annette Chapman, 57 of Milano will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb.

Daniel J. Hromcik, 83, of Rockdale passed away Monday, Feb. 11, 2019, at Baylor Scott & White Hospital in Taylor.

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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