An open house at the new Tiger Field has been set for Sept. 28, the Friday of Big Blue’s open date.

The City 0f Rockdale and the Rock-dale Municipal Development District (MDD) posted monthly increases in the latest round of sales tax rebate checks

CAMERON—Thirty-three indictments were returned Thursday by a Milam County Grand Jury, according to Prosecutor Bill Torrey.

He said no “no-bills” were handed down.


RHS football team members will be honored with a dinner hosted by the Masonic Lodge 7 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 26 at the Patterson Community Center.

—RHS cheerleader toss souvenir footballs into the “home” stands Friday at Taylor’s new Memorial Field after a Tiger score.

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Whenever hurricane season swirls around I think of Houston.

Lift up your eyes


—Knights of Columbus Council 7014 held its annual Fall Fest Sunday at the KC Hall.

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LEXINGTON—Funeral services for Letitia (Tish) Ann Jordan Black were held at First Baptist Church of Lexington on Tuesday, Sept. 18 with Pastor Chris Bruce officiating.

SHARP—Charles Howard Helmer, 87, of the Sharp community in Milam County died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at his home.

Graveside services were held Wednesday, Sept. 19, at Sharp Cemetery.

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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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