Rockwall County Treasure Hunt unearths a fun, educational experience for all

Rockwall County Treasure Hunt unearths a fun, educational experience for all

ROCKWALL, TX – June 30, 2021 — Every month, there’s some treasure just waiting to be found in Rockwall County. Last year when COVID forced many to stay at home, local businessman Kevin Potts with Rapier Home Services wanted to do something to help people fight the stir-crazies and have some fun together out of […]

New at the Zoo: Exploring Elephant Springs and More at the Fort Worth Zoo

New at the Zoo: Exploring Elephant Springs and More at the Fort Worth Zoo

ROCKWALL, TX – June 29, 2021 — Trips to the zoo are one of my favorite summer traditions, and we are so lucky to have some of the best zoos in the country right here in DFW! Thanks to its unique exhibits and exotic animals, the Fort Worth Zoo has been ranked the Number 1 […]

Rockwall city council addresses request to develop a skatepark in the city

Rockwall city council addresses request to develop a skatepark in the city

ROCKWALL, TX – June 22, 2021 — During last night’s meeting, the Rockwall city council welcomed local dad and skateboard enthusiast Paul Field to discuss and consider his request to develop a skatepark within the city. Field, who works locally as a pediatric dentist, has taken the lead in the movement to bring a skatepark […]

Good Neighbor: Zora Wesley, owner of Z’s Catfish

Good Neighbor: Zora Wesley, owner of Z’s Catfish

Meet Zora Wesley, owner of Z’s Catfish at 127 Kenway St. in Rockwall. Zora is a single mother of three grown children (Akilah 38, Brandon 29, and Corey 27) and grandmother to Laila (12), Amina (10) and Zuri (7). She says her children and grandchildren are her whole world! Zora is not only a fantastic […]

Blue Ribbon News Summer 2021 print edition hits mailboxes throughout Rockwall, Heath

Blue Ribbon News Summer 2021 print edition hits mailboxes throughout Rockwall, Heath

ROCKWALL, TX – June 21, 2021 — Below is a digital look at our Summer 2021 print edition. Our print publication delivers 8x/year to more than 15,500 homes and businesses throughout Rockwall and Heath. Extra copies are usually available for pick up at the Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce, the JER Chilton YMCA, the Rockwall […]

July 4th Fireworks and Festivities 2021: Where to celebrate Independence Day in Rockwall County and beyond

July 4th Fireworks and Festivities 2021: Where to celebrate Independence Day in Rockwall County and beyond

Be sure to check back as more events are added. All events are subject to change.   Royse City’s Celebrating Freedom – Saturday, June 26 WHAT: Live music lineup featuring Brandon Bamburg (6-6:45PM), Big Gus & Swampadelic (7-8PM) and headliner Wade Bowen (8:15-9:30PM); Food trucks available from 6-9:30PM; Prayer, flags and National Anthem from 9:45-10PM; […]

Rockwall High School Stingerette Senior Showcase: Kendall Bayes

Rockwall High School Stingerette Senior Showcase: Kendall Bayes

ROCKWALL, TX – June 3, 2021 — Our Final Stingerette Senior Showcase of the year is Miss Kendall Bayes. Kendall is the daughter of Brian and Anna Magie and Chet Bayes. Kendall is a three-year member of the Stingerettes where she currently serves as Captain. Kendall is also a three-year member of the Elite team, […]

Rockwall High School Stingerette Senior Showcase: Julia Kianpour

Rockwall High School Stingerette Senior Showcase: Julia Kianpour

ROCKWALL, TX – June 3, 2021 — Our Stingerette Showcase this week is Miss Julia Kianpour. Julia is the daughter of Brian and Melinda Kianpour. Julia is a three-year member of the Stingerettes where she currently serves as President of the Social Council. In 2019, Julia was the Junior Representative and 2018 she was the […]

Rockwall skatepark gets huge support at Parks and Recreation Board meeting

Rockwall skatepark gets huge support at Parks and Recreation Board meeting

  ROCKWALL, TX – June 2, 2021 — The Rockwall Parks and Recreation Board had perhaps its largest attendance ever during its meeting last night, as the community showed up in a big way to advocate bringing back a skatepark to Rockwall. The Board welcomed lots of families and kids, many of whom brought their […]

Rockwall High School Stingerette Senior Showcase: Callie Jordan

Rockwall High School Stingerette Senior Showcase: Callie Jordan

ROCKWALL, TX – June 2, 2021 — Our Stingerette Senior Showcase this week is Miss Callie Jordan. Callie is the daughter of Jay and Courtney Jordan. Callie is a three-year member of the Stingerettes and currently serves as Head Junior Varsity Instructor as well as Vice President of Social Council. Callie was also a Junior […]