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The Regeneration Singers sang at homecoming Sunday as a tribute to Arnold Sherman, who passed away on May 20.

Milam County courthouse records for May 31 through June 6. Compiled from public records available at milam.tx.publicsearch.us.

Luckey family feted at 90th homecoming

Paul Luckey, owner of Rockdale Memorial Company, gave a talk about his family and company at Sunday’s 90th annual Citywide Homecoming at the Patterson Civic Center.

Sports

Granger Lake

GOOD. Water lightly stained; 75 degrees; 2.34 feet above pool.

Black bass are fair on spinner baits fished in shallow water.

SUMMER SPORTS CAMPS

Girls basketball camp in the RHS Gym.

Coach Gunner Miller working out with junior high football players.

Rockdale athletes hitting the weight room for summer camp.

Sports, physical fitness not taking summer off

If you are on social media or if you just drive through town you will see that sports—both organized and unorganized— and physical fitness is not taking the summer off.

Columns & Opinions

Some jokes and some interesting facts

Richard Red Skelton (July 18, 1913 – September 17, 1997) was an American entertainer best known for his national radio and television shows between 1937 and 1971, especially as host of the televisi

Facts about the United States second independence day

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Lifestyle

Connect Church sets book club for June 26 Connect Church will hold a book club at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 26. It will meet in The Upper Room at The Place of Hope on Cameron Avenue.

Shrimp salad, grilled chicken

We had a shrimp boil on Mother's Day, and I didn't want shrimp for a while, but now I am ready to have it again.

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Obituaries

Mr. Eichinger

    CALDWELL—Matthew Scott Eichinger, born on April 25, 1989, in Rockdale tragically passed away on June 8, 2024.

Rev. Charles Haze Cox

Rev. Charles Haze Cox, 95, of Rockdale passed away at his home on Friday, June 7, 2024, in Rockdale.

Bobby Hugh Powell,

CAMERON—Bobby Hugh Powell, 88, was born Oct. 4, 1935 at home in the Ad Hall community of Milam County. He was the youngest of the four children of Hugh and Lettie Powell.

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