Franklin holds on for 25-15 victory over Rockdale; Lions have won 38 straight
FRANKLIN – The Rockdale Tigers made Franklin work to win its 38th straight game as the Lions grabbed a 25-15 victory in 11-3A DI play Friday night at Hedrick Field. Franklin (6-0, 2-0) scored on a trio of short runs and added a 23-yard field goal to build a 25-3 lead after three quarters.
Do we need the HOP in Milam County?
In the last few months, I have been talking about the HOP Services on the radio and we have been discussing it in Commissioners’ Court. Most people have seen the HOP buses and vans driving around Milam County, but it seems that most folks don’t actually understand what the HOP does, how it works, nor how it is paid for. For certain it is an important service, especially in Cameron and Rockdale, and it’s up to the citizens of Milam County as to what ends up happening with it here.
Rockdale teacher resigns, accused of inappropriate relationship with high school student
The district emphasized its goal is "to ensure a safe and nurturing environment for every student" and that it deals with any allegations "promptly and with great care."
Milano lost final pre-district game to Boerne Geneva.
MILANO, Texas (KBTX) - The Milano Eagles lost to the Boerne Geneva Eagles at Pruitt Field for their last pre-district game of the season. Boerne Geneva’s, Jacob Rosenstiel, threw a pair of touchdown passes and executed some handoffs for the Geneva Eagles to conquer the win tonight 49-28. The...
License plate readers approved in Central Texas town for crime-solving purposes
Discover how a Central Texas town is leveraging technology to fight crime. The Taylor City Council has approved the use of license plate readers on TxDOT roadways, a move that promises to revolutionize law enforcement in the area. Tune in to learn more.
Convicted Murderer Shayla Boniello Dies in Texas Prison
The Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) confirmed that Shayla Angelina Boniello, a convicted murderer, died in prison on Saturday, September 23. Boniello was serving a life sentence for the murder of Patricia Ann Rader, a 20-month-old girl. The murder conviction dates back to 2018 when Boniello committed the crime in Rockdale.
Cameron Woman Nears Completion of New Home Despite Alleged Scam
Discover the inspiring journey of Diane Yates, who, after allegedly being scammed out of $60000, is now on the brink of moving into a new home. This story of resilience and hope is a testament to the power of perseverance.
City approves petition signed by Taylor residents to stop pay increases for city council members
A petition signed by more than 1,300 Taylor residents was approved by the City of Taylor and the city clerk, in an attempt to overturn a pay increase for city council members, a city spokesperson confirmed to KXAN Friday.
Yoe Cross Country hosts Dale Keen Invitational
The Yoemen cross country team hosted the Dale Keen Invitational at the Junior High on Saturday. Cameron had two runners in the girls varsity run. Yierra Flemings finished third in the meet with a time of 13:42. Kiera Land finished 12th in the race with a time of 14:43. The varsity boys competed against six other schools and finished second with a combined total of 57 points. Leading the way for the Yoemen was Damon Flemings, who finished fifth with a time of 17:10. Next for Cameron was Ricardo Reyes finishing eighth with a time of 17:58. Brady Havens was next to come through, finishing 12th with a time of 18:05. Josh Jochec was next, finishing 15th with a time of 18:46. Zachary Frausto was next, finishing 17th with a time of 18:54. Next was Alejandro Silva, finishing 25th with a time of 19:37. The last to cross the finish line for Cameron was Marbel Reducindo. Reducindo finished 30th with a time of 20:01. Up next for the Yoemen is the Troy Trojan Invitational on Sept. 30 at Troy.
BURLESON CO. FAIR JUDGING RESULTS
(Results current as of Thursday, September 28th)
Texas High School Football Schedule, Live Streams in Milam County This Week
There is high school football competition in Milam County, Texas this week, and information on how to stream these matchups is available in this article. Follow High School Football this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Other Games in Texas...
6 Fix | Rockdale couple fed up over vines and trees taking over power lines
ROCKDALE, Texas — Trees, vines and power lines don't mix, especially for Carolyn and Donald Cooper. The Rockdale couple said they've been dealing with power outages for years because their power lines are covered in vines and tree limbs. They said they tried reaching out to Oncor about their...
Yoemen fall to Lorena to open district play
The Cameron Yoemen football team hosted the Lorena Leopards on Friday. The Yoemen were defeated by Lorena in soul crushing fashion 43-41. Cameron received the ball to start the game, but couldn’t go anywhere and went three and out. Cameron was able to pin the Leopards at their own 4-yard line on a fantastic punt by Cody Webb (16). Lorena still marched down the field with help from a 42-yard run. Lorena scored the first points of the game on a 5-yard touchdown run to take a 7-0 lead. The Yoemen responded on offense in a big way on an incredible...
"Hearne Unveils Stunning Mural by Renowned Artist at the Heart of Texas"
Discover the vibrant new mural gracing the heart of Hearne, Texas in "The Crossroads of Texas". This masterpiece, created by a renowned artist, beautifully encapsulates the spirit of the town. Tune in to 15 ABC (KRHD-TV 2023) with Chris Talley for an exclusive look.
Top Matchup: Riesel vs. Rosebud-Lott
Get ready for the game of the week! The undefeated Cougars and Indians are set to clash in a thrilling league match. Both teams are fresh off victories and eager to maintain their winning streak. Who will emerge victorious? Tune in to find out!
New downtown mural warmly received in Hearne
Experience the transformation of downtown Hearne as it welcomes a vibrant new addition. Witness the near-completion of a stunning train mural, brought to life through the generosity of private donors. A captivating makeover that's redefining the heart of Hearne.
Calvert wins district opener over San Marcos Academy 62-55
CALVERT, Texas (KBTX) - The Calvert Trojans won their district opener over San Marcos Academy 62-55 Friday night at Wilkerson Field. The Trojans will score on their first snap from scrimmage on a 40 yard touchdown run by Kevondre Corona to make it 6-0. With the game tied at 6,...
Boil water notice issued for Bell-Milam-Falls WSC customers
On Monday, a boil water notice was issued for Bell-Milam-Falls WSC customers.
Burleson County Fair – Thursday Judging
Trailboss Troy was in Caldwell for the Burleson County Fair Judging! You know his favorite was the goats! He even got to pet a few. Catch him there Saturday night!
Vehicle fire in Calvert shuts down highway 6 at Mike's Country Store
CALVERT, Robertson County — The Robertson County Sheriff's Office has reported that highway 6 near Mike's Country Store in Calvert is shut down due to a vehicle fire. Emergency crews are at the scene of the fire, police say. We will keep you updated as the situation develops. Follow...