Most of the cleanup and restoration of the area around a truck-train wreck Tuesday morning, that caused a huge fire and prompted the evacuation of residents within a half-mile radius of the tracks crossing Farm to Market 2095 almost a mile from its intersection with US 79, is complete.
Sheriff Chris White walked into Milam County Judge Steve Young’s office Monday and resigned.
On Tuesday Gov. Greg Abbott lifted the mask mandate and opened business up 100% as of March 10.
Now that the filing is done, there are contested races in the cities of Rockdale, Thorndale, Cameron and Lexington, but the school districts in those cities will not hold May 1 elections since just enough people filed to fill the openings.