A Milam County Court jury ruled for the City of Rockdale Tuesday in its long-standing claims over a ‘junkyard’ in the 1300 block of East Cameron Avenue (US 79).

—It’s not often downtown Rockdale has a skyline but that’s been the case ever since Thursday.

The 17th annual MARC Run, brought to you by The Bad To The Bone Riders of Rockdale, will be held Saturday, April 14, at The Ranch, 415 W.


Reporter/Bill Martin

It has been feast or famine for the Rockdale Lady Tigers, but here lately, they have been chowing down on league opponents.

The Rockdale Tigers may have dropped a couple of district games, but did not go down without a fight.

Coming off a tough run in the competitive Forsan Tournament, the Thorn-dale Bulldogs returned to district play Tuesday night with a 9-1 victory over Rosebud-Lott.

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STOCH continues work to save old City Hall

Dear editor,


—The Rockdale Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center held a ribbon cutting Saturday for a new business, Canvas Crazee, on Main Street in downtown Rockdale.

CAMERON—The annual Milam County Junior Livestock Show will be held Thursday through Saturday at the Youth Exposition Building.


Kelsey Marie Chudej, 28, of Rockdale died Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

HUMBLE—Ray David Kaufmann, 88, of Humble died Monday, March 12, 2018.

WORCESTER, MA—Joseph Paul Robinson, 71, of Milano died Wednesday, March 14, 2018.

Memorial services will be held at a later date.

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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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