Calls for the Milam County Sheriff’s Department during the past week included:

Fire calls for South Milam County volunteer fire departments, dispatched from the Rockdale Police Department during the past week, were listed as follows:



The Rockdale 7-on-7 team competed in the Cuero qualifying tournament Saturday and although they went 2-1, did not advance out of pool play.

Le’Raven Clark will be hosting a free agility camp Saturday, July 14.

As construction workers scurry around the rubble that used to be Tiger Field, memories wash over me as I consider all the time I have spent there as athlete, fan and writer.

Columns & Opinions


Dear editor,

The Kay Theatre Foundation Board would like to recognize the generosity of our friend and former Kay Board member, Joy Graham.

Neighbor Grover sez five-fourths of people admit they are bad with fractions.

Anew book available on Amazon is entitled


THORNDALE—The 28th annual Thorndale Barbecue Cookoff will unreel Friday and Saturday, June 22-23 with cooking, dances, a softball tourney, arts and crafts and more.

Award winners at the 84th Rockdale Homecoming Sunday in the Patterson Civic Center were: From left, Eldon Ball, 89, oldest person present (he will turn 90 on Tuesday); Collin Pickel, 6, youngest pe

Milam County 4-H members participated in a 4-H Fun Day Camp Friday, at the Thorndale City Park.


Bobby F. Claiborn, 91, of Rockdale died Thursday, June 7, 2018, at his home.

CAMERON—Diana Denise Gabriel, 64, of Cameron died Monday, June 11, 2018, at her home.

CAMERON—Robert Fontaine Jones, 81, of Cameron died Monday, June 11, 2018, in a Temple hospital with family and friends supporting him.

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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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