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Heath Mayor Lorne Liechty endorses Mark Kipphut for McLendon-Chishom City Council Place 2

Heath Mayor Lorne Liechty endorses Mark Kipphut for McLendon-Chishom City Council Place 2

(ROCKWALL, TX — April 29, 2016) Mark Kipphut announced on Monday, April 25, that Lorne Liechty proudly endorses him due to his extensive leadership experience, strong commitment to…

Rockwall Chamber luncheon focuses on how to work with, market to millennials

Rockwall Chamber luncheon focuses on how to work with, market to millennials

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 27, 2016) The Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce hosted its monthly partnership luncheon, presented by Hormonal Health, Wellness, and Aesthetic Centers at Lake Pointe Church…

Ribbon cutting welcomes Well Within Chiropractic and Wellness to Rockwall

Ribbon cutting welcomes Well Within Chiropractic and Wellness to Rockwall

(ROCKWALL, TX — April 26, 2016) The Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome Well Within Chiropractic and Wellness, located at 2555…

McLendon-Chisholm celebrates grand opening of new city hall

McLendon-Chisholm celebrates grand opening of new city hall

(MCLENDON-CHISHOLM, TX – April 25, 2016) The McLendon-Chisholm community gathered to celebrate the grand opening of its new city hall with a ribbon cutting ceremony and dedication on…

Sheri Franza, Rockwall EDC president, speaks at Texas Women in Economic Development Conference

Sheri Franza, Rockwall EDC president, speaks at Texas Women in Economic Development Conference

‘Power of the Purse’ initiative provides handbags for women’s shelter (ROCKWALL, TX – April 25, 2016) Sheri Franza, President and CEO of Rockwall Economic Development Corporation, was among…

Superintendent Lone Finalist Selected for Rockwall ISD

Superintendent Lone Finalist Selected for Rockwall ISD

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 25, 2016) The Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees unanimously named Dr. John (J.J.) E. Villarreal, Assistant Superintendent of Student Services with the Carroll Independent…

Planet Fitness opens new club in Rockwall

Planet Fitness opens new club in Rockwall

23,000 square foot Judgement Free Zone® now open in Ridge Road Center (ROCKWALL, TX – April 21, 2016) Planet Fitness is proud to announce the Grand Opening of…

Heath Police & Fire Association endorses David Warren for Heath City Council

Heath Police & Fire Association endorses David Warren for Heath City Council

(HEATH, TX – April 19, 2016) In an unprecedented event for a local city council election in Heath, the Heath Police and Fire Association has endorsed a City…

Ribbon cutting welcomes Counseling for Healthy Minds to Rockwall

Ribbon cutting welcomes Counseling for Healthy Minds to Rockwall

(ROCKWALL, TX — April 21, 2016) The Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce commemorated the opening of the Counseling for Healthy Minds practice with a ribbon cutting ceremony on…

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Rockwall Country Fair to feature vintage car show, fun for all ages

Rockwall Country Fair to feature vintage car show, fun for all ages

(ROCKWALL, TX — April 29, 2016)  Put your boots on for the 3rd annual Rockwall…

Rockwall’s Holistic Health Fair May 7

Rockwall’s Holistic Health Fair May 7

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 28, 2016) Rockwall Holistic Practitioners Network and the City of Rockwall…

Meals on Wheels plans Older Americans Day celebration honoring Rockwall County seniors

Meals on Wheels plans Older Americans Day celebration honoring Rockwall County seniors

Nominate a local senior to be honored (ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX – April 28, 2016) The…

Rockwall Police Department Offers Drug Take Back Opportunity This Weekend

Rockwall Police Department Offers Drug Take Back Opportunity This Weekend

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 27, 2016)  If you need to clean out your medicine cabinet,…

Recital caps successful Spring Dance program at JER Chilton YMCA

Recital caps successful Spring Dance program at JER Chilton YMCA

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 26, 2016) The JER Chilton YMCA‘s Spring Beginner Dance class finished…

National Charity League Class of 2016 honored at Senior Presentation

National Charity League Class of 2016 honored at Senior Presentation

(ROCKWALL, TX — April 21, 2016) The Lone Star Chapter of National Charity League, Inc.…

Terry Fisher Post 117 honors 2016 American Legion Texas Boys/Girls State delegates

Terry Fisher Post 117 honors 2016 American Legion Texas Boys/Girls State delegates

(ROCKWALL/HEATH, TX — April 21, 2016) The delegates to 2016 American Legion Texas Boys State/Girls…

Annual pancake breakfast benefits Rockwall literacy program

Annual pancake breakfast benefits Rockwall literacy program

(ROCKWALL, TX — April 16, 2016) Pancakes, syrup and sausage were on the menu at…

Memorial Day at Rest Haven: Patriotism & Puppies on Parade

Memorial Day at Rest Haven: Patriotism & Puppies on Parade

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 20, 2016) If you are one of the hundreds of families…

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Dobbs, Rochelle elementary schools team up for Students Serving Others Day

Dobbs, Rochelle elementary schools team up for Students Serving Others Day

(ROCKWALL, TX — April 29, 2016) Rochelle and Dobbs Elementary teamed up to raise money for the annual Students Serving Others (SSO) Day by having a friendly game…

Cullins-Lake Pointe fifth grader wins second in state for Sons of American Revolution poster contest

Cullins-Lake Pointe fifth grader wins second in state for Sons of American Revolution poster contest

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 28, 2016) Doris-Cullins Lake Pointe Elementary fifth grader Marcus Stencel recently won second place in the state for his poster entered into the Sons…

Introducing the 2016-17 Rockwall-Heath Cheerleaders, Mascots

Introducing the 2016-17 Rockwall-Heath Cheerleaders, Mascots

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 28, 2016) Congratulations to the new 2016-2017 Rockwall-Heath High School Cheerleaders and Mascots! Try-outs were held April 15. Candidates were scored on spirit, tumbling, jumpsk,…

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Editor's Notes

Looking forward to more fun times on the stage after successful first show

Looking forward to more fun times on the stage after successful first show

This good news just in: After a successful run with Rockwall Community Playhouse’s production of “You Can’t Take It With You,”…

Front Porch Ramblings by Scott Gill

Spring Hunt

(ROCKWALL, TX – March 22, 2016) Spring is the season of new life, and for me, last spring that new life took on the form of righting…

Senior Moments by Karen Straughan

Senior Moments: From generation to generation

(ROCKWALL, TX – Dec. 22, 2015) Hang up the stockings, decorate the tree and pour yourself a cup of cheer, for Christmas time is here! Our family…

Reflections by Enid Reyes

The 12 Tips of Christmas

(ROCKWALL, TX – Dec. 22, 2015) Christmas is upon us. It is a time to be merry and jolly! Yet for many, the Christmas season can be…

Making Math Make Sense by Mathnasium

Problems in math? Solve them with play time

(ROCKWALL/HEATH – April 13, 2016) Once while working with a 2nd grader, I was reminded that just because a child knows a particular math skill, does not…

Patti Richter: On Faith

A Better Inheritance

(ROCKWALL, TX – March 18, 2016) My husband unloaded his treasure from the car and carried it downstairs. The large box held dismantled pieces of a crystal…

Inspirations by John Adams

Big storm, big blessing

(ROCKWALL, TX – Dec. 31, 2015) As the terrible tornado began to develop just a few days ago, it became evident that my family was in its…

Good Health

Rockwall’s Holistic Health Fair May 7

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 28, 2016) Rockwall Holistic Practitioners Network and the City of Rockwall Parks and Recreation Department will sponsor Rockwall’s 9th Annual Holistic Health Fair…

On My Honor: Scouting in Rockwall

Trail project leads to young man Eagle Scout

(ROCKWALL, TX – May 12, 2015) The rank of Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America is a very special honor; it takes perseverance, integrity and…