News

Soup suppers will commence during Lent on each Wednesday.

Williams new Rockdale ISD communications specialist

Rockdale Independent School District announces Kayleigh Williams as the newest addit ion to i t s team, stepping into the role of communications specialist.

Flood mitigation project underway

Have you ever been riding down Meadow Drive during the rain and wondering if your car will make it through all the water?

Sports

THORNDALE POWERLIFTING

THORNDALE POWERLIFTING

THORNDALE BASKETBALL

The Thorndale Bulldogs continue their postseason run as they were prepared to play Sabine Pass in the regional quarterfinals on Tuesday at the Cy-Fair High School.

ROCKDALE POWERLIFTING

Rockdale Lady Tigers powerlifters Jalinda Beard, Averi Borrero, Elizabeth Perry, Ashley Reyes, Caressa San Miguel, Ashley Gonzalez-Reyes, Stefany Rodrigues-Reyes and Shelly Segovia qualified for th

Columns & Opinions

 Let’s keep an eye out for each other

In the last few weeks Milam County, like most counties in Texas, has seen an uptick in various incidents that are very disconcerting and quite frankly have to be addressed.

Life is too short to be countin’ worms

Acouple of decades ago, actor Tom Hanks starred in the film Cast Away as a FedEx executive. In the opening scene he is supervising employees.

Bait-and-switch is an old retail tactic. You lure customers in with promises of a deep discount, only to inform them that the deal has a catch.

Lifestyle

Some good copycat recipes

Kyle’s Kitchen

METHODIST MEN

The men of St. John’s United Methodist Church held their annual chili supper last Thursday and it was a big success raising over $3,600 which will be used for the church’s growing youth program.

FATHER DAUGHTER DANCE

E—Brandon and Kelbi Stanislaw cutting a rug on the dance floor at the annual dance.

Obituaries

Glen Earl Seelke, 65, of Rockdale passed away Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2024, in Temple.

He was born Sept. 3, 1958, to Frank Earl and Joy Louise (Holiday) Seelke in Rockdale.

Hoyt Wayne Todd

Hoyt Wayne Todd was reunited with his Lord on Jan. 16, 2024, on a morn ing drive to wor k in an unexpected automobi le accident.

Walter Joseph “Joe” Wallace Jr.

Walter Joseph “Joe” Wallace Jr., 69, of Cameron died Monday, Feb. 12, 2024, at his home.

Rockdale Reporter

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