Born and raised in Chicago, IL, Rocky LaPorte, followed family to Grayson County in February of 2015 and joined the News-Gazette the following month as an Advertising Sales Representative. After graduating from high school, he enlisted in the military, in which he served for just under four years. He was stationed in Fort Carson, CO, and from 2010-2011, he served in Iraq as a combat engineer. He has one daughter, Aubrey. For any advertising needs, contact Rocky LaPorte by phone at 270-259-9622, ext. 2012, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.