Rockwall Chamber welcomes Lice Ladies with ribbon cutting

Rockwall Chamber welcomes Lice Ladies with ribbon cutting

(ROCKWALL, TX – March 23, 2016) Lice Ladies Dallas was joined by the Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce and the public to commemorate their Grand Opening with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at 807 N. Goliad St.  The dedication took place on March 15 at 1:20 p.m. Lice Ladies was established with one mission: to eliminate […]

Annual car show to benefit Garland health clinic

Annual car show to benefit Garland health clinic

(GARLAND, TX — March 28, 2016) The Hope Clinic invites all to its 2nd Annual Wheels of Hope Car Show from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 23, in downtown Garland. All proceeds benefit the Hope Clinic—a nonprofit offering medical services to those suffering financial hardships. “Last year, we raised more than $30,000. We […]

Locals enjoy tons of Easter fun at Heart of Heath event

Locals enjoy tons of Easter fun at Heart of Heath event

(HEATH, TX — March 26, 2016) The City of Heath’s 2016 Heart of Heath 5K event sponsored by Lakeside Chevrolet drew a large crowd on Easter Saturday, March 26, as locals enjoyed a host of fun activities at Towne Center Park behind Heath City Hall (200 Laurence Dr). This year families had the opportunity to […]

Rockwall High senior honored for winning entry in C-SPAN film competition

Rockwall High senior honored for winning entry in C-SPAN film competition

(ROCKWALL, TX – March 22, 2016) C-SPAN (Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network) brought its 45-foot customized bus to Rockwall High School on Tuesday, March 22, in recognition of Rockwall High School senior Peyton Young and his documentary on public education reform, which won third place in C-SPAN’s nationwide StudentCam competition. StudentCam encourages middle and high school students […]

City of Rockwall to hold annual Memorial Day concert

City of Rockwall to hold annual Memorial Day concert

(ROCKWALL, TX — March 25, 2016) The City of Rockwall will hold its annual Memorial Day Concert on Friday, May 27, at 7 p.m. at  The Harbor Amphitheater. The community is invited to this free event featuring music representing wars throughout the history of the U.S. and honoring veterans who served in those wars. “Our […]

Dallas Police Association endorses Holland in runoff election

Dallas Police Association endorses Holland in runoff election

(DALLAS, TX – March 24, 2016) The Dallas Police Association (DPA) today announced their endorsement of conservative businessman Justin Holland in the Republican primary runoff for Texas House, District 33. Due to the importance of public safety, the DPA endorsement is one of the most sought-after endorsements in Texas. Founded in 1959, the Dallas Police […]

Cullins Elementary students enjoy Science Night

Cullins Elementary students enjoy Science Night

(ROCKWALL, TX — March 25, 2016) Several Cullins-Lake Pointe Elementary students and their families joined the Cullins Elementary PTA for a night of family fun and hands-on science during Perot Science Night for the CLP families.  The Perot Museum came to Cullins and brought several hands-on stations focused on nano-science.  The stations focused on family […]

Heath Highsteppers win national/international competition

Heath Highsteppers win national/international competition

(HEATH, TX — March 25, 2016) The Rockwall-Heath Highstepper Officers were named Best of the Best of all the officer teams that competed at the American Dance/Drill Team National/International Competition in Denton last weekend (March 18-19). They were also named International and National Kick Champions, 1st Runner Up National Champions, National Champions in the Open and Contemporary categories and […]

Heath Highsteppers perform at Disney World

Heath Highsteppers perform at Disney World

(HEATH, TX — March 24, 2016) The Rockwall-Heath Highsteppers were invited to perform at Walt Disney World on Monday, March 7. They performed at the Disney Springs Amphitheater for a standing-room only crowd. The 20 minute show included  kick routines to “God Blessed Texas” and an American tribute, a pom routine, and performances by the Dreamettes (1st year members), […]

Local equestrian facility treats Girl Scouts troop to fun tour

Local equestrian facility treats Girl Scouts troop to fun tour

(ROCKWALL, TX – March 22, 2016) After meeting its cookie sales goal, Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas Troop 7780 enjoyed a fun and educational tour of the vast Black Star Sport Horses equestrian facility (5565 FM 549) on Tuesday, March 22. The girls delighted in learning all about caring for horses on the sprawling 250+ […]