WINNERS—This is the first-place winning team at the recent David Greene Brown Santa Golf Tourney, held at the Cameron Country Club: From left, John Mendoza, Dan Foster, Biff Harris, Stockton Kruse, Monroe Fuchs, Gary Thweatt and Sheriff Chris White. Not pictured is Mike Baca. The tourney supports an annual Christmas-time toy giveaway. Photo courtesy Milam County Sheriff’s Department
Classes in the Rockdale ISD, and online, don’t start until Aug. 13 but teachers have already been preparing in the Rockdale ISD. First-grade teachers got together to discuss lesson planning recently at Rockdale Elementary School. From left Allison Pelzel (student teacher), Julia Wulff, Valerie Willingham and Jenae Byrd.
Unless Rockdale rallies to its cause, again, a town landmark may become a victim of the COVID-19 Pandemic.
This year’s annual Rockdale Chamber of Commerce Banquet was canceled but over the past few years the annual awards were bestowed at the Chamber headquarters as follows:
YARD OF THE MONTH—The Yard of the Month for July, sponsored by Rockdale Earth Day, is the home of Pam and Aaron Kalbas at 722 Cedar Avenue. They will receive a $25 gift certificate to Bloomers Garden Center in Elgin. Pictured here are Pam and children Ellie, Elijah, Ethan and Lonnie. The deadline to nominate a yard for August is July 20.