Rockwall Rotary recognizes Student of Honor Will Covington from Amy Parks Heath Elementary

Rockwall Rotary recognizes Student of Honor Will Covington from Amy Parks Heath Elementary

ROCKWALL, TX – October 14, 2021 — The Rockwall Rotary recognized its Student of Honor this week as Will Covington from Amy Parks Heath Elementary School. Will was recognized for his exemplary academic achievement and good citizenship. Will was joined by his family as Amy Parks Principal Lindy Lewis presented the award. Blue Ribbon News […]

Fate DPS requests assistance in identifying a burglary of a motor vehicle suspect

Fate DPS requests assistance in identifying a burglary of a motor vehicle suspect

  ROCKWALL, TX – October 14, 2021 — On October 13, 2021, around 0725 hours, Fate DPS responded to North Smith Road in reference to a motor vehicle burglary. When officers arrived on the scene, the victim stated sometime through the night, an unknown person/persons went through her unlocked vehicle and took her purse without […]

Meet Luna, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

Meet Luna, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

ROCKWALL, TX – October 13, 2021 — Meet Luna! Luna is a little girl who likes to shadow her alpha. She loves to snuggle and be next to her person. She’s sugar and spice and everything nice! Luna needs to go to a home with older kids or adults only. She is about two years […]

Rockwall Chamber welcomes The Local Desk to the community with ribbon cutting

Rockwall Chamber welcomes The Local Desk to the community with ribbon cutting

ROCKWALL, TX – October 13, 2021 — The Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon cutting welcoming The Local Desk to the community. The Local Desk was founded in 2021 by two local moms and business owners with the mission to create a people-focused space with flexible workspace solutions to meet the varied […]

Big Cat Pumpkin Toss and Fall Festival at In-Sync Exotics Nov. 6th

Big Cat Pumpkin Toss and Fall Festival at In-Sync Exotics Nov. 6th

WYLIE, TX – October 13, 2021 —  In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Education Center, located at 3430 Skyview Drive in Wylie, TX, will host its Fall Festival & Pumpkin Toss beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 6. The community is invited to see the big cats eat and play with their pumpkins beginning at […]

Mom’s Club of Rockwall invites community to Open House Nov. 10th

Mom’s Club of Rockwall invites community to Open House Nov. 10th

ROCKWALL, TX – October 13, 2021 — Are you a stay-at-home mom looking to meet other moms and playmates for your child? Come to the Mom’s Club of Rockwall Open House on Wednesday, Nov. 10th at 10 a.m. at Yellowjacket Park (located behind Hobby Lobby on W Yellow Jacket Ln.). Donuts and juice will be […]

Rockwall High School Cheerleader Spotlight: Kennedy Banuelos

Rockwall High School Cheerleader Spotlight: Kennedy Banuelos

ROCKWALL, TX – October 12, 2021 — Kennedy Banuelos is a senior Varsity cheerleader at Rockwall High School, where she currently serves as the Varsity team Spirit Leader and as an elected Senior Class Officer. She is a 3x NCA All-American Cheerleader and NCA National Champion (2021). During her four years as an RHS cheerleader, […]

TxDOT’s “Drive Sober. No Regrets.” campaign urges Texans to celebrate fall football season without driving under the influence

TxDOT’s “Drive Sober. No Regrets.” campaign urges Texans to celebrate fall football season without driving under the influence

Drunk driving killed 963 people in Texas last year ROCKWALL, TX – October 11, 2021 — Football is a huge part of Texas culture, and with the new season upon us, TxDOT’s Drive Sober. No Regrets. Statewide Impaired Driving Campaign is encouraging fans to celebrate responsibly by always finding a sober ride. “Fall football is […]

Former Game Warden and longtime Rockwall resident announces bid for Rockwall County Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1

Former Game Warden and longtime Rockwall resident announces bid for Rockwall County Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1

ROCKWALL, TX – October 11, 2021 — Former Game Warden Captain and longtime Rockwall resident Tony Norton announces his bid for Rockwall County Justice of the Peace Precinct One. Norton is seeking to bring his 32 years of Criminal Justice experience and leadership to Rockwall County. Currently, he serves as a Deputy Constable in Collin […]

Adventures with the Editor: Pumpkin Nights

Adventures with the Editor: Pumpkin Nights

ROCKWALL, TX – October 11, 2021 — Recently, my wife Julie and I were invited to explore the fantastical lands featuring over 5,000 hand carved real and artificial pumpkins at Pumpkin Nights in Dallas/Fort Worth. The experience set at Howell Family Farms in Arlington (4016 W Division St, Arlington, TX 76012) lets folks walk through […]