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The Milam County Commissioners are beginning work on final budget and tax rate plans and the Milam Appraisal District released taxable values last week.

A Rockdale woman is facing 50 years in prison for murder.

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The Cameron FunFest and BBQ Shootout has been reset for next weekend, Aug. 16-17, after being rained out last May.

The event will happen at Ledbetter Park. So come out for a good time.


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The Yoemen kicked off their 2019 campaign with two-a-day workouts last Monday afternoon at Yoe Field.

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Two-hundred and fifty young football players learned a few new skills just in time for a new season at  a free camp hosted by former Yoe standout and Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Dede Westbro

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Season football tickets for all current reserve season ticket holders will be on sale at the Cameron ISD Administration Office beginning Monday, Aug. 5, and will continue through Aug. 9.


During the last two weeks your Milam County Commissioners Court has worked out a preliminary county budget for 2020.  If approved, there will be no new county taxes for 2020 and there will be no la

I am pleased to report that your Milam County Commissioners Court has approved a new contract to provide air ambulance service.  

Once again we are seeing a rise in vehicle burglaries. This problem can only be deterred with the help of our community.  


The Thorndale Police Department has announced its first-ever Citizens Police Academy.

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It was the matchup that most had talked about all season, No. 1 versus No. 2. And the only difference between the top two Class 2A teams in Texas was one swing of the bat.  

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The No. 2 Thorndale Lady Dogs (32-5) are headed to the State Softball Tournament for the first time in program history.  They punched their ticket after sweeping No.


On Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, Lillie Virginia Wood Shuffield, loving mother, grandmother, sister and friend passed away at the age of 75.

Stephen Michael “Steve” Simecek, 62, of Cameron died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, in a Houston hospital. 

Betty Caperton Bowman Franzl, 92, of Cameron died Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019, in a Cameron nursing and rehab center. 

The Cameron Herald

The Cameron Herald
P.O. Box 1230
Cameron, Texas 76520

Phone: 254-697-6671
Fax: 254-697-4902