Free summer meals served at Rockdale ISD

School is out, but no-cost summer meals for children 18 and under are being served at the intermediate campus.

Sgt. Jody Tillery, the current Rockdale Police Department Officer of the Year, is expected to return to duty next week after sustaining a broken elbow in a traffic accident.

Here is the jail log for June 5-11 from the Milam County Sheriff’s Department.

Jail logs list all persons charged with offenses through the county jail docket.


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.

Out with the old, in with the new.

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.

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The Reporter welcomes news of special events at local area churches.

Iwas one of those guys that carried my lunch to school.



June 15—Mason Willard, Jackie Luetge. June 16—Abbie Ferguson. June 17—Jason Starnes. June 18—William Dockall, Milton “Pete” Taylor. June 19—Kelley Zapata, Eldon Ball.

Reporter/Mike Brown

The crowd of about 80 attending the annual Rock-dale Homecoming had some serious business to decide Sunday in the Patterson Center.

Whether to keep the 84-year-old event going.

CAMERON—The largest cash seizure in Milam County history has resulted in donations to 10 volunteer fire departments and the Milam County Child Welfare Board.


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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