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Earth Day is here and while some projects are already under way, and while there’s a Saturday event, the majority of the operation will see volunteers spread out through town Monday, cleaning and b

Rylan Barber, being held by her mother, Trina, tries to get mom to follow the path of a departing Painted Lady butterfly outside the city library.

Sports

Six Rockdale athletes earned the opportunity to compete at the Region III track meet at Panther Stadium in Waco on April 26-27, after placing in the top four of their respective events at the area

Rockdale High School boys golf team will make their 12th consecutive trip to the regional tournament on April 22-23 at the Bren-ham Country Club.

The Rockdale Lady Tigers finished off their regular season with a 12-3 win over Franklin on Monday evening at the Lady Tiger Softball Field.

Columns & Opinions

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EDITORIAL

The story is told of a traveler motoring through the “breadbasket” of America and approaching a tiny town in western Iowa.

‘Participant’ sets jail

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Lifestyle

April 19—Kenneth Haverkamp. April 20—Randy Fletcher. April 21—Darlen Graham. April 22—David Hart-sough. April 23—Deborah Jackson.

April 13—Parker Harrod, Kathie Bassler. April 15—Cierra Starr, Jane Katz.

Many individuals, businesses and organizations were honored Thursday evening as the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce held its annual banquet in the KC Hall.

Obituaries

Graveside services for Brian Galbreath, 48, of Rockdale were held Saturday, April 13, at Salty Cemetery in the Salty community with Rev. John Seaton officiating.

Montez Rhodes Jones died peacefully April 11, 2019, in her home of 67 years in Rockdale.

Funeral Mass for Samuel “Sam” Masiel, 96, of Rock-dale was held Friday, April 12, 2019, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Rockdale with Rev. Pedro Castillo and Deacon Gus Coelho officiating.

Photo Galleries

Rockdale Volunteer Fire Department on the scene of a blaze at Logs to Lumber, a woodworking shop just after 3 p.m. Thursday. The shop is located on US 79 just east of the US 77 underpass.

Rockdale Reporter

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