Plans for Rockdale Earth Day, which again this year includes activities for an entire month, are underway, according to event spokesman Dave Melton.

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The Rockdale ISD is beginning a Distinguished Alumni Awards program, similar to the highly-successful Hall of Honor which recognizes athletes.


—That really wasn’t an issue Saturday night in the RHS gym as Cody Caldwell (above) and other volunteers participated in a donkey basketball game.

The Rockdale High School baseball team played in their first home scrimmage on Tuesday night against Holland.

The Tiger and Lady Tiger golf teams dominated the Rockdale Invitational Tournament last Wednesday.

Columns & Opinions


The re-opening of Rockdale’s Main Street medical clinic is, of course, fantastically great news on so many levels.

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This week,Kelly Blair, RJH Principal, would like to share information regarding the Lunch and Learn program her students will benefit from during the upcoming weeks:




“Migration in Central Texas,” the 42nd consecutive Black History Month series by Susie Sansom-Piper in The Reporter, will begin next week.

For the seventh consecutive year online reviewers of Rockdale’s Rainbow Courts have made the local motel/ bed and breakfast one of the top one percent of bargain hotels in the world.


THORNDALE—Funeral services for Jerry Wayne McDaniel, 78, of Thorndale will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale. Burial will follow at St.

Charles Pevehouse, 85, of Rockdale died Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, at his home in Rock-dale.

Teresa Tovar, 83, of Rock-dale died at her home on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019.

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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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