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Rest Haven Supports Business of Saving Lives with New App

Rest Haven Supports Business of Saving Lives with New App

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 22, 2019) Through a free phone app called Vital ICE (In Case of Emergency), Rest Haven Funeral Homes has graciously invested back into North…

Rockwall Noon Rotary Recognizes Paul Harris Fellow Award Recipients

Rockwall Noon Rotary Recognizes Paul Harris Fellow Award Recipients

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 18, 2019) The Rockwall Noon Rotary recognized three Rotarians as Paul Harris Fellows during its luncheon meeting July 18. Lowell Moon, Jr., Larry Parks…

Teleflora to Deliver Surprise Bouquets During Make Someone Smile® Week July 21-27

Teleflora to Deliver Surprise Bouquets During Make Someone Smile® Week July 21-27

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 18, 2019) Teleflora North Texas Unit announced that it will join thousands of Teleflora local member florists nationwide to celebrate the 19th annual Make…

Public Hearing Seeks Input on Truck Restrictions

Public Hearing Seeks Input on Truck Restrictions

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 16, 2019) The North Central Texas Council of Governments and the Texas Department of Transportation will conduct a public hearing to receive comments on…

Rockwall Economic Development Corporation Announces 2019 Job Fair – Open for Employer Registration

Rockwall Economic Development Corporation Announces 2019 Job Fair – Open for Employer Registration

(ROCKWALL, TX – July 16, 2019) The Rockwall Economic Development Corporation (REDC) has announced the date and venue for the third annual Rockwall Job Fair. The event will be…

Rockwall County Receives Distinguished Service Award from Texas Historical Commission

Rockwall County Receives Distinguished Service Award from Texas Historical Commission

AUSTIN, Texas (July 15, 2019) —The Texas Historical Commission (THC) recognized the Rockwall County Historical Commission (CHC) with a Distinguished Service Award (DSA) for the 2018 year of…

Rep. Ratcliffe Visits with Rockwall West Point Cadet in Washington Office

Rep. Ratcliffe Visits with Rockwall West Point Cadet in Washington Office

(WASHINGTON – July 12, 2019) Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) visited with West Point cadet, Nathaniel Peek, from Rockwall this week in his Washington office. Peek was nominated by…

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Rockwall Art League Fine Art Show & Sale Returns Sept. 27-29

Rockwall Art League Fine Art Show & Sale Returns Sept. 27-29

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 22, 2019) The Rockwall Art League invites the public to its…

City of Heath Celebrates Independence Day with Parade & Patriotic Celebration in the Park

City of Heath Celebrates Independence Day with Parade & Patriotic Celebration in the Park

(HEATH, TX – July 16, 2019)  It was pure red, white and blue hometown Americana…

Registration Underway for Rockwall Noon Rotary Hot Rocks Bike Ride 2019

Registration Underway for Rockwall Noon Rotary Hot Rocks Bike Ride 2019

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 12, 2019) Prepare to put the pedal to the metal! The…

Free Moon Viewing Event this Saturday at Rockwall County Library

Free Moon Viewing Event this Saturday at Rockwall County Library

(ROCKWALL, TX – July 13, 2019) Rockwall’s favorite NASA/JPL Solar System Ambassador, Max Corneau, will host…

Young Adults Town Hall Set for July 20 in Rockwall

Young Adults Town Hall Set for July 20 in Rockwall

(ROCKWALL, TX – July 3, 2019) Should college tuition be free? Is health care too…

Coping with your Urban Wildlife Neighbors

Coping with your Urban Wildlife Neighbors

(ROCKWALL, TX – July 2, 2019) Concerned about wildlife such as coyotes and bobcats roaming your…

Local Teen Alternative Band to Perform at Sideways July 5

Local Teen Alternative Band to Perform at Sideways July 5

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 2, 2019) Come out to Sideways at The Harbor on Friday,…

Waddle You Be Doing Sept. 20 & 21?

Waddle You Be Doing Sept. 20 & 21?

Blue Ribbon News is proud to serve as the 2019 Southwest Kia Rockwall Rubber Duck…

Patriotic Display for Rockwall’s Fourth of July Celebration

Patriotic Display for Rockwall’s Fourth of July Celebration

(ROCKWALL, TX – June 28, 2019) This year’s Fourth of July celebration will be a little…

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Rockwall ISD’s Trustees Honored as Region 10 Board of the Year

Rockwall ISD’s Trustees Honored as Region 10 Board of the Year

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 17, 2019) Rockwall Independent School District’s Board of Trustees has been named Region 10 Education Service Center 2019 Honor Board of the Year. They…

Rockwall High Robotics Visits Washington D.C.

Rockwall High Robotics Visits Washington D.C.

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 15, 2019) Rockwall High School students from FRC Team 1296, the Full Metal Jackets, recently attended the 2019 FIRST National Advocacy Conference in Washington…

Local Scholarships Awarded by Masonic Lodge

Local Scholarships Awarded by Masonic Lodge

(ROCKWALL, TX – June 20, 2019) Texas Freemasonry has always been a strong supporter of public education. In fact, many of the state’s earliest schools were built by…

Rockwall ISD Names Quest Academy Principal

Rockwall ISD Names Quest Academy Principal

(ROCKWALL, TX – June 18, 2019) The Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees recently approved the appointment of Christina Bradford as Principal of Quest Academy. Ms. Bradford will assume her…

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

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

ROCKWALL/HEATH/FATE, TX (June 24, 2019) Here’s a digital look at our July 2019 print edition. Our print publication delivers monthly to…

Front Porch Ramblings by Scott Gill

A Truly American Experience

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 1, 2019) I fought off disappointment and my feet ached, but a simple campfire somehow made it better, primitive TV in a sense.…

Patti Richter: On Faith

The Town and Country Church Mice

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 9, 2019) The beautiful church on a wooded hillside is only two country miles down the road. We’ve quickly warmed to the friendly…

Cooking with Ease

Cooking with Ease: No Bake Eclair Cake

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 8, 2019) Every month I am blown away by how “magically” these recipes and stories come together. I rarely have a plan of…

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,…