Hanby Insurance welcomes Jeremy Neill to its growing team

Hanby Insurance welcomes Jeremy Neill to its growing team

ROCKWALL, TX (March 22, 2024) Hanby Insurance, located at 107 N. Goliad St. in Rockwall, recently welcomed Jeremy Neill to its growing commercial department, serving as Vice Pesident of Commercial Lines. Jeremy has worked with businesses for 20 years as a commercial banker – the last four at American National Bank in Rockwall. “I grew […]

Rockwall-based Patriot PAWS presents Spring 2024 Veteran/Service Dog Graduation

Rockwall-based Patriot PAWS presents Spring 2024 Veteran/Service Dog Graduation

ROCKWALL, TX (March 22, 2024) – Patriot PAWS Service Dogs will celebrate the placement and graduation of four new Veteran/Service Dog Teams at 1 p.m. Friday, March 22 at their Rockwall campus, 254 Ranch Trail, Rockwall, TX 75032. On Monday, March 11, 2024, four United States Veterans began their two-week process of receiving a Service […]

Chamber Connector: Your Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce in a nutshell

Chamber Connector: Your Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce in a nutshell

Editor’s Note: Blue Ribbon News is excited to feature this exclusive new Chamber Connector guest column in each print edition and online at blueribbonnews.com; written by Darby Nielsen and Amy Busch, Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce.  ROCKWALL, TX (March 21, 2024) There’s a saying in the Chamber of Commerce world that goes, “If you’ve seen […]

Heart of Heath 5k & 1-Mile Family Run set for Saturday, March 30

Heart of Heath 5k & 1-Mile Family Run set for Saturday, March 30

HEATH, TX (March 21, 2024) The City of Heath invites you to its traditional Easter Saturday celebration featuring the Heart of Heath 5k and 1-Mile Family Run on March 30 at Towne Center Park. The Runner’s Warm up by Camp Gladiator begins at 8 a.m., the Family Run starts at 8:15 a.m., and the 5K […]

PUBLIC NOTICE: Rockwall County awarded federal funds for emergency food, shelter programs

PUBLIC NOTICE: Rockwall County awarded federal funds for emergency food, shelter programs

ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX (March 21, 2024) – The Rockwall County Local Regional Emergency Food and Shelter Board #8332-00 HAS BEEN AWARDED FEDERAL FUNDS MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (DHS)/FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY UNDER THE EMERGENCY FOOD AND SHELTER NATIONAL BOARD PROGRAM. Rockwall County has been chosen to receive $ 49,070.00 in Phase 41 funding to […]

HomeBank Texas in Rockwall to treats and photos with the Easter Bunny

HomeBank Texas in Rockwall to treats and photos with the Easter Bunny

ROCKWALL, TX (March 31, 2024) HomeBank Texas, 105 E. Ralph Hall Parkway in Rockwall, will host a community event from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 28. They welcome families to join them for sweet treats, free photo with the Easter bunny, and a live petting zoo. Sponsored content by HomeBank Texas.   

Rockwall County’s new Hope Global Methodist Church welcomes community

Rockwall County’s new Hope Global Methodist Church welcomes community

Join the new church in town for Easter Sunday service   Hope Global Methodist Church has begun! ROCKWALL, TX (March 18, 2024) This Resurrection Day, 31 March 2024 is a day to celebrate the coming of new life with renewed vitality, energetic hopes, and revitalized plans for the future. That’s exactly what the Hope Global […]

Rockwall County’s secret mosaic garden set to open again for Mother’s Day

Rockwall County’s secret mosaic garden set to open again for Mother’s Day

Hidden Mosaic offers a unique Mother’s Day experience, 2-6 p.m. Sunday, May 12 ROCKWALL, TX (March 20, 2024) For those who have never visited Hidden Mosaic, home of artist Barbara Dybala in rural Rockwall County, this Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity. Tucked away on sprawling acreage (1075 S. Smith Road, Rockwall 75032), Hidden Mosaic […]

Now accepting Summer Camp Spotlight submissions

Now accepting Summer Camp Spotlight submissions

ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX (March 18, 2024) Spring has sprung, and for our busy Blue Ribbon News crew that means we’re already accepting submissions for our 2024 Summer Camp Spotlight. Each year this helfpul guide features local (Rockwall County area) summer camp programs, Vacation Bible Schools, sports and skills camps, recreational activities and fun, learning opportunities […]

AgriLife Extension to host Texas Community Futures Forum at Rockwall Library

AgriLife Extension to host Texas Community Futures Forum at Rockwall Library

ROCKWALL, TX (March 14, 2024) Texas A&M AgriLife Extension has always developed programs based on community needs. Issue identification is the foundation upon which Extension has been able to meet the educational needs of Rockwall County residents. Every five years, Extension hosts the Texas Community Futures Forum. This process utilizes local residents to identify and […]