City of Heath May 2 General Election canceled; incumbents re-elected

City of Heath May 2 General Election canceled; incumbents re-elected

(HEATH, TX) The City of Heath recently called an election to be held on May 2, 2020, for the purpose of electing three City Councilmembers for Mayor, Place 3 and Place 5. All three incumbents, including Mayor Kelson Elam, Donna Rolater (Place 3) John Beaman (Place 5) filed appropriate paperwork to appear on the May 2 […]

Don’t bet the farm just yet…advice for curious growers from Texas A&M AgriLife Hemp Team

Don’t bet the farm just yet…advice for curious growers from Texas A&M AgriLife Hemp Team

SAN ANGELO, TX — Texas farmers soon will be able to legally plant fields of hemp for the first time since the 1930s. Much has changed since then, but one thing hasn’t: Texas farmers can count on Texas A&M AgriLife for practical information and expert insight. The Texas A&M AgriLife Hemp Team traveled across the […]

John P. Brandt announces candidacy for Fate City Council

John P. Brandt announces candidacy for Fate City Council

Woodcreek Citizen Pledges to Represent Homeowners and Residents (FATE, TX Feb. 26, 2020) John P. Brandt, Woodcreek resident, proudly announces his candidacy for Fate City Council, Place 2. The election is to take place on May 02, 2020. John’s goal is to carry the voice of the community to the Council. He looks forward to […]

Free Job Connection workshops, networking underway at Lake Pointe Church Rockwall

Free Job Connection workshops, networking underway at Lake Pointe Church Rockwall

(ROCKWALL, TX) Looking for a job in today’s market can be frustrating, uncertain and lonely. Job Connection, a Ministry of Lake Pointe Church in Rockwall, is a program that combines classroom-style training with networking/discussion-style meetings for people who are struggling in their job search. The training and workshops are free, open to everyone, and underway now […]

‘It’s Not A Bucket List!’

‘It’s Not A Bucket List!’

  On February 13, 1989, my father died.  He had lived 61 years, 2 months and 22 days on the day of his death. On November 18, 2016, I had lived 61 years, 2 months and 22 days – that was the day of my awakening. Reaching the same age as my father when he […]

Spring Tea Luncheon to benefit Rockwall County Meals on Wheels seniors

Spring Tea Luncheon to benefit Rockwall County Meals on Wheels seniors

(ROCKWALL, TX) Meals On Wheels Senior Services of Rockwall County will host its annual Spring Tea Luncheon at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 19 at Hidden Creek in Heath, featuring a plated meal by Zanata, paired teas from Sterling Tea, and an amazing raffle drawing. “The Annual Luncheon has continued to grow each year, raising record-setting funds […]

Ten Rockwall ISD DECA students named state finalists, four advance to international competition

Ten Rockwall ISD DECA students named state finalists, four advance to international competition

(ROCKWALL, TX)  Ten Dr. Gene Burton College & Career DECA students are state finalists and four will advance to compete at the DECA International Competition.  DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe. “Beyond the risk-taking attitude, quest for knowledge and […]

Rockwall Jacket Babes JV Drill Team wows judges, brings home awards

Rockwall Jacket Babes JV Drill Team wows judges, brings home awards

(ROCKWALL, TX) The Rockwall High School Jacket Babes Junior Varsity Drill Team, under the direction of Brittany Shaver, competed at American Dance/Drill regional competition on Saturday, February 22 at Plano Senior High. The Jacket Babes and their Officers both received the Gussie Nell Davis Award of Excellence, Sweepstakes and a  Platinum Best Overall award for their […]

Rockwall ISD to host Job Fair April 4

Rockwall ISD to host Job Fair April 4

Rockwall ISD will host a JOB FAIR from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 4 at Rockwall High School, 901 Yellowjacket Lane in Rockwall. No pre-registration is required. Campus administrators and program directors will be available to discuss job opportunities for the 2020-2021 school year. To see a list of vacancies and to complete an […]

St. Patrick’s Day Block Party, largest of its kind, returns to Lower Greenville

St. Patrick’s Day Block Party, largest of its kind, returns to Lower Greenville

(Dallas, TX) The Vanderbilt to Vickery Association will host its annual Lower Greenville Avenue St. Patrick’s Day Block Party, the largest one of its kind in Dallas, on Saturday, March 14, 2020. The Block Party runs 9 AM-7 PM in Lower Greenville between Vanderbilt and Vickery. Guests 21 and older are encouraged to dress in […]

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