Today`s Local News2014-09-23
Tuesday, September 23, 2014      


(CAMERON) Milam County emergency crews had a busy Monday with several accidents. 

Rockdale Fire Department and DPS troopers were called about 8:45AM to a single-vehicle rollover on US77 just south of Rockdale. No injuries were reported. Rockdale Fire Department and DPS also were called just before 7PM to a 1-vehicle rollover on FM487 north of FM1712. Police report that at least 1 person was transported to the hospital for undisclosed injuries.

Around 1PM, Cameron Fire Department and DPS were toned to a 2-vehicle wreck with undisclosed injuries on TX36. Troopers were later blue formed for a wreck about 1AM today on FM485.


(MARLIN) One person is in custody after a Sunday night shooting in Marlin.

Police responded about 8:30PM to a home on Price Street after a neighbor called in reports of shots fired. Officers arrived and located 2 men who had been shot. Police also arrested Bruce Shelley in connection to the shootings. The names of the victims and their conditions have not been released. At this time, investigators believe the shootings arose out of an argument.


(TEMPLE) A pair of Temple Police officers are being called heroes after saving a woman Sunday. 

Officers Michael Thornburg and Roger Bilodeau responded Sunday morning to a distress call at a home in the 400 block of Mayborn Dr. The 2 officers arrived and located a 19-year-old woman who was not breathing. The pair used an automatic external defibrillator to revive the woman. The woman was eventually met by paramedics and firefighters who transported her to the hospital where she remains in critical but stable condition. 


(CAMERON)  Cameron Elementary School and Cameron Junior High School would like to invite all parents and guardians of students to a presentation on the prevention of bullying at school, at home, and in the community. The presentation will be held September 30th at 6PM in the CISD Performing Arts Center. Activities will be held for students while parents attend the presentation. Ravonne McCray of the Baylor Scott and White Trauma Center will be presenting.


(CAMERON) The Yoe sub varsity football schedule has changed this week. 

On Thursday, the Freshman team will play Smithville at 4:30PM, and the Junior Varsity will meet Whitney at 6PM. This is a change from their original schedule. 


(CAMERON) The Cameron Yoemen remain just outside the top ten in the latest Associated Press Texas High School football poll. 

The Franklin Lions remain at #2 and the Rockdale Tigers held the #3 spot in this week`s poll. Cameron and Jarrell were both among others getting votes. Elsewhere, Temple remains at #5 in Class 5A, with Mart and Bremond both still at #2 and #5 in the Class 2A poll, respectively. 


(CAMERON) Cameron PD reported 7 EMS runs and 1 fire call:
--Cameron Fire Dept called to a 2-vehicle wreck on TX36.

(ROCKDALE) Rockdale PD reported 1 EMS runs and 2 fire calls:
--8:39AM, Rockdale Fire Dept called to 1-vehicle rollover on US77 south of town.
--6:49PM, Rockdale Fire Dept called to 1-vehicle rollover on FM487 north of FM1712. At least 1 person transported for undisclosed injuries.
There were also 3 arrests:
--37-year-old Rockdale woman for Failure to ID as Fugitive and Milam Co warrant
--56-year-old Rockdale man for DWI
--Paula Leticia Flores, 38 of Rockdale for Assault Causing Bodily Injury
(CAMERON) The Milam County Sheriff`s Office reported 5 booked in:
--Melissa Mae Miller, 33 of Buckholts for Probation Violation
--Charles Avery Dykes, 66 of Milano for DWLI w/ Previous Convictions
--Argenis Alejandro Alonzo, 18 of Rockdale for Out of County Assault of a Family Member
--Michael Damond Williams, 41 of Rockdale for Tampering with Oil/Gas Rig, Possession of Controlled Substance Under 1 Gram, Bail Jumping, Failure to Appear, Out of County Theft, and Bond Surrender
--Carlos Wayne Roston, 47 of Bryan for DWLI w/ Previous Convictions

There were 4 accidents in rural Milam County:
--8:44AM, single vehicle rollover on US77 south.
--12:57PM, 2-vehicle wreck w/ unknown injuries on TX36.
--6:52PM, wreck on FM487 north of Rockdale.
--1:02AM, wreck on FM485.

There are 115 prisoners in the Milam County Jail this morning, including 11 housed for Coryell County, 8 housed for Lampasas County, and 1 held for Cameron PD.

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