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Rockwall Chamber celebrates Skate the Lake, Rockwall On Ice

Rockwall Chamber celebrates Skate the Lake, Rockwall On Ice

ROCKWALL, TX (Dec. 8, 2022) Visit Rockwall in partnership with the City of Rockwall and Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce, and Presenting Sponsor Clay Cooley Hyundai of Rockwall, presents Skate…

Live Nativity in Heath celebrates First Christmas

Live Nativity in Heath celebrates First Christmas

HEATH, TX (Dec. 1, 2022)—Local congregations of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are hosting “Finding Peace in Christ: A Live Nativity” on December 9th and 10th, from…

Lone Star CASA celebrates 30 years in Kaufman and Rockwall counties

Lone Star CASA celebrates 30 years in Kaufman and Rockwall counties

ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX (Dec. 8, 2022) Lone Star CASA celebrated its 30-year-anniversary last week at the Big Sky Event Hall in Royse City, TX. Former and current volunteers and supporters…

Rockwall Mayor Pro Tem Johannesen announces bid for Mayor

Rockwall Mayor Pro Tem Johannesen announces bid for Mayor

ROCKWALL, TX (Dec. 7, 2022) Current Rockwall Mayor Pro Tem Trace Johannesen announces he will run for Mayor this coming spring. This will be his final term on City Council.…




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Live Nativity in Heath celebrates First Christmas

Live Nativity in Heath celebrates First Christmas

HEATH, TX (Dec. 1, 2022)—Local congregations of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are hosting “Finding Peace in Christ: A Live Nativity” on December 9th and 10th, from…

Texas Bar Foundation donates over $22,000 to Lone Star CASA

Texas Bar Foundation donates over $22,000 to Lone Star CASA

ROCKWALL, TX (Dec. 6, 2022) The Texas Bar Foundation recently made a generous donation of $22,315 to Lone Star CASA, an organization which provides children in foster care with a…

Families welcome for photo op with Santa at Ebby Halliday Rockwall

Families welcome for photo op with Santa at Ebby Halliday Rockwall

ROCKWALL/HEATH, TX (Dec. 7, 2022) Bring the family to the Ebby Halliday Rockwall/Heath office, 2900 Ridge Road in Rockwall, from 4 to 6 p.m. this Saturday, Dec. 6 to see…

A Broad View by Jerry Hogan: More on property tax

A Broad View by Jerry Hogan: More on property tax

ROCKWALL, TX (Dec. 6, 2022) You know, sometimes the things that come out of Austin just have to make you laugh. If you remember, several sessions ago the group in…

Free, community drive-in event to feature Home Alone

Free, community drive-in event to feature Home Alone

FREE tickets available at helmshope.org/drivein (while supplies last and must be reserved ahead) ROCKWALL, TX (Dec. 6, 2022) The community is invited to Helms Hope’s 3rd annual Drive-In at 6:30…

Long Distance Caregiving: Practical tips from Rockwall Meals on Wheels

Long Distance Caregiving: Practical tips from Rockwall Meals on Wheels

ROCKWALL, TX (Dec. 2, 2022) Caring for an ailing loved one from afar takes organization, planning, and teamwork. Here are both practical and emotional tips to help you be a successful…

Rowlett Arts & Humanities Commission kicks off the year

Rowlett Arts & Humanities Commission kicks off the year

2023 Arts in Education and Cultural Arts Grant Applications Accepted Now ROWETT, TX (Dec. 2, 2022) The City of Rowlett Arts and Humanities Commission is charged by the City Council…

From the Desk of Congressman Pat Fallon: Turning Point

From the Desk of Congressman Pat Fallon: Turning Point

Monthly letter from Congressman Fallon to constituents  (Dec. 1, 2022) – As the seasons change, and we prepare for a new Republican majority in Congress, I’ve taken some time to…

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Applications open for upcoming vacancy on Rockwall City Council

Applications open for upcoming vacancy on Rockwall City Council

ROCKWALL, TX (Nov. 23, 2022) – The Rockwall City Council is now accepting applications from residents interested in serving on the City Council in Place 5. Dana K. Macalik has served…

Nominations open for 2022 Annual Best of Rowlett

Nominations open for 2022 Annual Best of Rowlett

ROWLETT, TX (Nov. 17, 2022) – The Rowlett Area Chamber & Visitors Center announced that nominations are open for the 2022 Annual Best of Rowlett. The community is invited to…

UPDATE: Royse City police investigating homicide at residence

UPDATE: Royse City police investigating homicide at residence

ROYSE CITY, TX (Nov 16, 2022) On Sunday, November 13, 2022 at approximately 5:45 AM, the Royse City Police Department responded to a disturbance at a residence at 5420 County…

Good Times

Local dancers to perform with Mariah Carey in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Local dancers to perform with Mariah Carey in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

ROCKWALL/HEATH, TX (Nov. 23, 2022) Dancers from The Dance FX Studio, including Rockwall High School Stingerettes, a member of the Rockwall-Heath Highsteppers and a Rockwall-Heath JV Starstepper, will be performing…

Rockwall Community Band to present free Christmas concert

Rockwall Community Band to present free Christmas concert

ROCKWALL, TX (Nov. 18, 2022) Don’t miss the Rockwall Community Band Christmas Concert set for 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 19 at First United Methodist Church Rockwall, 1200 E. Yellowjacket Lane.…

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Campus expansion to feature competition gym, additional classrooms

Campus expansion to feature competition gym, additional classrooms

ROCKWALL, TX (Nov. 21, 2022) Heritage Christian Academy is tucked away in Rockwall on the busy corner of Goliad and Damascus. Construction of an $8.5 million dollar building, consisting…

Heath Hawks Cross Country ready for their Reindeer Run 5K

Heath Hawks Cross Country ready for their Reindeer Run 5K

ROCKWALL/HEATH, TX (Nov. 9, 2022) Everyone is invited to come out Saturday, Dec. 10 and support the Heath Hawk Cross Country team during their annual Reindeer Run 5k…

Royse City ISD Education Foundation sets record numbers in Fall 2022

Royse City ISD Education Foundation sets record numbers in Fall 2022

ROYSE CITY, TX (Nov. 7, 2022) The Royse City ISD Education Foundation is a non-profit organization that funds creative grants and programming above and beyond district budgeting. Since…

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Cooking with Ease by Melissa Tate

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