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Hilton Dallas Rockwall Lakefront Completes $2.3 Million Renovation

Hilton Dallas Rockwall Lakefront Completes $2.3 Million Renovation

Iconic waterfront property remodels all public areas and guest rooms to complement recent updates to meeting and function spaces (ROCKWALL, TX – Oct. 22, 2019)The Hilton Dallas Rockwall Lakefront has…

Statement From Rep. Justin Holland on Recent Announcement by Speaker Dennis Bonnen

Statement From Rep. Justin Holland on Recent Announcement by Speaker Dennis Bonnen

(ROCKWALL, TX — October 22, 2019) The Office of State Rep. Justin Holland released the following statement on the recent announcement by Speaker Dennis Bonnen that he will…

Rockwall County Commissioners Court Recognizes Employees of the Quarter

Rockwall County Commissioners Court Recognizes Employees of the Quarter

(ROCKWALL, TX – Oct. 22, 2019) Carol Cease with the Rockwall County Library was recognized as the County Employee of the Quarter this morning by the Rockwall Commissioners Court. Carol has…

WOW 1 Day Painting, Sherwin-Williams Team with Meals On Wheels to Paint Home of Veteran

WOW 1 Day Painting, Sherwin-Williams Team with Meals On Wheels to Paint Home of Veteran

(ROCKWALL, TX — October 21, 2019) On Oct. 17, WOW 1 Day Painting and Sherwin-Williams Paint Store of Rockwall recently painted the home of a veteran and client…

Nov. 5 Election: Early Voting Schedule and What’s on the Ballot

Nov. 5 Election: Early Voting Schedule and What’s on the Ballot

  (ROCKWALL, TX — October 17, 2019) Early voting for the Nov. 5 election begins next Monday, Oct. 21 and runs through Nov. 1., Monday through Friday. The…

Axe Throwing launches at Shenaniganz in Rockwall this weekend

Axe Throwing launches at Shenaniganz in Rockwall this weekend

Aim for a bullseye at Shenaniganz newest entertainment attraction (ROCKWALL, TX – Oct. 16, 2019)  Shenaniganz in Rockwall is launching axe throwing this weekend. The indoor range inside Shenaniganz…

Rockwall Breakfast Rotary Explores ‘Wild Trailer’

Rockwall Breakfast Rotary Explores ‘Wild Trailer’

(ROCKWALL, TX — October 16, 2019) The Rockwall Breakfast Rotary experienced the City of Rockwall Animal Services’ “Wild Trailer.” This is a fascinating and educational trailer displaying all…

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Royse City Fire Department to host ‘Wet Down’ Ceremony for Engine 81

Royse City Fire Department to host ‘Wet Down’ Ceremony for Engine 81

(ROYSE CITY, TX – Oct. 21, 2019) The Royse City Fire Department will host its first…

Black Star Sport Horses in Rockwall to Host Halloween Horse Show

Black Star Sport Horses in Rockwall to Host Halloween Horse Show

(ROCKWALL, TX — October 16, 2019) Premier dressage training, show, and sales facility Black Star…

‘Paint & Photograph Rowlett’ show Oct 19

‘Paint & Photograph Rowlett’ show Oct 19

(ROWLETT, TX – Oct. 13, 2019) Join Artists ‘Round Texas at 2 p.m. Saturday, October 19…

Free Breakfast at Rest Haven to Honor Local Veterans Nov. 7

Free Breakfast at Rest Haven to Honor Local Veterans Nov. 7

(ROCKWALL, TX – Oct. 9, 2019) Rest Haven Funeral Home and Memorial Park will host…

‘Shorthorn Lassie Queen’ hails from Rockwall

‘Shorthorn Lassie Queen’  hails from Rockwall

(ROCKWALL, TX – Oct. 11, 2019) Makenzie Laughery  of Rockwall, the 2019-20 Texas Shorthorn Lassie…

FUMC Heath to host free Family Fall Festival Oct 26

FUMC Heath to host free Family Fall Festival Oct 26

(HEATH, TX – Oct. 10, 2019) The community is welcome as the First United Methodist…

Salute to Vets: Free Community Concert Nov 9

Salute to Vets: Free Community Concert Nov 9

(ROCKWALL, TX – Oct. 9, 2019) Sideways BBQ proudly announced that it is partnering with the…

What’s Cookin’ in Rockwall?

What’s Cookin’ in Rockwall?

(ROCKWALL, TX – Oct. 9, 2019) The community is invited to celebrate One Man’s Treasure’s 2nd…

Rockwall ISD and Rockwall Ford to Host Cancer Awareness Night Oct 18

Rockwall ISD and Rockwall Ford to Host Cancer Awareness Night Oct 18

(ROCKWALL, TX – Oct. 9, 2019) Rockwall ISD and Rockwall Ford are honored to host Cancer…

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Rockwall Stingerette Senior Showcase: Allyson Letlow

Rockwall Stingerette Senior Showcase: Allyson Letlow

(ROCKWALL, TX – Oct. 21, 2019) This week’s Stingerette Senior Showcase is Allyson Letlow. Allyson is the daughter of Matt and Heather Letlow. Allyson currently holds the position of Senior…

Rockwall Education Foundation awards Eason Fine Arts Grant

Rockwall Education Foundation awards Eason Fine Arts Grant

  (ROCKWALL, TX – Oct. 21, 2019) The Rockwall ISD Education Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the inaugural Fran and Haywood Eason Fine Arts Grant.…

Rockwall-Heath Senior Cheerleader Spotlight: Hadley Coggeshall

Rockwall-Heath Senior Cheerleader Spotlight: Hadley Coggeshall

(HEATH, TX — October 18, 2019) Hadley is a varsity cheerleader at Rockwall-Heath High School. She was a varsity alternate her freshman and sophomore year. She also received…

Rockwall Noon Rotary recognizes Student of Honor from Amy-Parks Heath Elementary

Rockwall Noon Rotary recognizes Student of Honor from Amy-Parks Heath Elementary

(ROCKWALL/HEATH, TX – Oct. 17, 2019) The Rockwall Noon Rotary Club recognized James Lovell, a sixth grader at Amy Parks-Heath Elementary School, as a Student of Honor during today’s…

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Blue Ribbon News October 2019 Print Edition Hits Mailboxes Throughout Rockwall, Heath

Blue Ribbon News October 2019 Print Edition Hits Mailboxes Throughout Rockwall, Heath

ROCKWALL/HEATH/FATE, TX (July 29, 2019) Here’s a digital look at our October 2019 print edition. Our print publication delivers monthly to…

Front Porch Ramblings by Scott Gill

Fishing for Sanity

(ROCKWALL, TX – Aug. 31, 2019) Social media rants where folks name and defame. Politicians attack, blame, call out, label, and ostracize. News channels drone everything as a…

Patti Richter: On Faith

When Godliness Becomes a Means of Gain

(ROCKWALL, TX — August 8, 2019) There’s a plethora of helpful advice available to us all, usually as close as our Junk Mail box. Mostly we’ll find…

Cooking with Ease

Cooking with Ease: Lime Tea

(ROCKWALL, TX – Aug. 8, 2019) A couple of weeks ago, Evan and I stopped at a farmers markets to pick up some fresh produce and on…

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Rainbow Room of Rockwall County In Need of ‘Room’

(ROCKWALL, TX – July 3, 2019) We always say that everything we have ever done at the Rainbow Room has been because of the generosity of the community,…