What you need to know about the Rockwall ISD 2021 Bond Referendum, Rockwall County Transportation Bond on the November ballot

What you need to know about the Rockwall ISD 2021 Bond Referendum, Rockwall County Transportation Bond on the November ballot

ROCKWALL, TX – September 30, 2021 — If you’ve ever been caught in the traffic backup on Yellow Jacket Lane near Rockwall High School around 8:30 in the morning, or tried to get to Heath on FM 3097 going past Cain Middle School and Pullen Elementary School at pickup time, then you’ve seen the impact […]

A Lifetime of Adventure: Rockwall man enjoys thrills around the world

A Lifetime of Adventure: Rockwall man enjoys thrills around the world

  ROCKWALL, TX – Sept. 28, 2021 — Picture it: you’re dangling more than 8,000 feet above ground, soaring at 95 miles per hour for a little over a mile and a half, with nothing below you but a vast valley and a winding river. That’s where Rockwall resident Ramon Olivo found himself some years […]

Oct. 7 Annual Pink Party to help fund mammograms through The Health Center of Helping Hands

Oct. 7 Annual Pink Party to help fund mammograms through The Health Center of Helping Hands

ROCKWALL, TX – Sept. 27, 2021 — Rockwall County Helping Hands will hold its Annual Pink Party at Willis Fine Jewelry from 7pm until 9pm on Thursday, October 7th. In addition, a mammogram bus will be onsite throughout the day fulfilling scheduled appointments.  Those who would like to make an appointment can call the Health […]

Rockwall 100 to donate $10,000 to local nonprofit Sept. 28th

Rockwall 100 to donate $10,000 to local nonprofit Sept. 28th

ROCKWALL, TX – Sept. 27, 2021 — 100 Business Leaders of Rockwall County (Rockwall 100) will gift $10,000 to an area nonprofit during its meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 28 at the San Jacinto Plaza on the Historic Downtown Square from 6-7 p.m. Rockwall 100 is a group of 100 community members and leaders who are […]

Fall-themed fun things to do in Rockwall County and beyond

Fall-themed fun things to do in Rockwall County and beyond

Events are subject to change; Check their respective websites for info on social distancing measures. Fall Festivities at Lakeside Florist WHAT: Fall Festival featuring special sale prices on a lovely selection of fresh fall flowers and live plants, raffle drawings and free snacks; Wine & Design where you can create your own arrangement inside a […]

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

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

ROCKWALL, TX – September 27, 2021 — Below is a digital look at our October 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 […]

Former Rockwall Mayor Jim Pruitt announces run for Rockwall County Commissioner, Precinct 2

Former Rockwall Mayor Jim Pruitt announces run for Rockwall County Commissioner, Precinct 2

ROCKWALL, TX – September 21, 2021 — Former Rockwall Mayor Jim Pruitt announced his intent to run for Rockwall County Commissioner, Precinct 2, in front of over 200 supporters at a Labor Day barbecue and fundraiser at his home. “I am excited about the opportunity to continue to serve,” he told the crowd which included […]

The Rose Table releases first cookbook

The Rose Table releases first cookbook

Rockwall-based food blogger Katie-Rose Watson is one of the first content creators to be published by HP Custom Content. ROCKWALL, TX – September 20, 2021 — Texas foodie and creator of therosetable.com, Katie-Rose Watson, today announces the publication of her first cookbook. The Rose Table will be one of the first titles to be published by HP […]

Lakeside Florist in Rockwall celebrates fall with festival weekend

Lakeside Florist in Rockwall celebrates fall with festival weekend

ROCKWALL, TX – September 17, 2021 — Lakeside Florist is welcoming fall with a weekend full of festivities! Wine & Design on September 30 Learn how to create your own flower arrangement inside a real pumpkin vase! On Thursday, September 30, at 7 p.m., our manager Preston Wells will lead a floral design class. We’ll […]

Rockwall deputy wins bout in Guns & Hoses Boxing Tournament benefitting North Texas families of fallen heroes

Rockwall deputy wins bout in Guns & Hoses Boxing Tournament benefitting North Texas families of fallen heroes

ROCKWALL, TX – September 16, 2021 — Area firefighters and police officers squared off in the ring for a great cause on Sept. 11 at the Guns & Hoses Boxing Tournament. The event, held at the Allen Events Center, benefits families of fallen heroes and children’s charities in North Texas. Among those to don boxing […]