Mobile food pantry returns to Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church Rockwall Feb. 15

Mobile food pantry returns to Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church Rockwall Feb. 15

ROCKWALL, TX (Jan. 20, 2021) Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church has a Catholic Charities Dallas mobile community food pantry every third Tuesday of the month from 9-11 a.m. The next date for the mobile pantry at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church is Feb. 15.  Fresh fruit, vegetables, and other food items […]

Community blood drive set for Feb. 7 at Rockwall YMCA

Community blood drive set for Feb. 7 at Rockwall YMCA

ROCKWALL, TX (Jan. 19, 2022) The JER Chilton YMCA at Rockwall has partnered with Carter BloodCare to host a community blood drive from 2 to 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 7 at the Y, 1210 N. Goliad St. Donors may sign up for a time slot here >> https://ww3.greatpartners.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/128873 If you have questions, contact the Primary […]

Rockwall kids, First United Methodist Church send food packages to the hungry in Honduras

Rockwall kids, First United Methodist Church send food packages to the hungry in Honduras

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 17, 2022 — On December 12th, 127 kids and adults gathered at First United Methodist Church of Rockwall to give back at Christmas to children far from Rockwall. They packaged vitamin-fortified Kids Against Hunger food bags to be sent to Puerto Lempira Honduras, which is on the remote eastern side of […]

Rockwall triathletes take Polar Plunge into Lake Ray Hubbard today to benefit YMCA

Rockwall triathletes take Polar Plunge into Lake Ray Hubbard today to benefit YMCA

ROCKWALL, TX (Jan. 16, 2022) Members of the Rockwall Triathlon Club, a local group comprising more than 100 endurance athletes, gathered this morning at the Rockwall Harbor lighthouse to take a Polar Plunge into the chilly waters of Lake Ray Hubbard. With temperatures in the low 30s and a north wind, the “feels like temp” […]

Panthers, Pumas & Pancakes: Valentine’s Breakfast planned for In-Sync Exotics

Panthers, Pumas & Pancakes: Valentine’s Breakfast planned for In-Sync Exotics

ROCKWALL, TX (Jan. 16, 2022) In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Education Center, located at 3430 Skyview Drive in Wylie, will host a Valentine’s Pancake Breakfast from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 12, featuring coffee, juice, fruit, and all-you-can-eat pancakes. Afterward, guests are invited to take a self-guided tour around the sanctuary. The suggested […]

Terry Fisher American Legion names Boys & Girls State delegates

ROCKWALL, TX (Jan. 7, 2021) The Terry Fisher American Legion Post 117 is proud to announce the 2022 delegates for Boys State and Girls State.  Boys State and Girls State are prestigious nation-wide programs leadership action programs which teaches the Texas political process.  The programs are designed to challenge the delegates to help make Texas […]

Caregiver education and training available on the aging process, disease, home safety and more

Caregiver education and training available on the aging process, disease, home safety and more

ROCKWALL, TX (Jan. 6, 2022) If you are helping someone with physical care, emotional support, doctor visits, shopping, legal issues, financial matters, or finding resources, YOU are a caregiver! Learning more about the illness that your loved one is experiencing, or how to handle stress, can be helpful for caregivers. The Area Agency on Aging […]

Rockwall couple gives back to Meals on Wheels through Christmas lights display

Rockwall couple gives back to Meals on Wheels through Christmas lights display

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 6 , 2022 — Throughout December, Rockwall couple Brenda and David Hughes strung up an estimated 40,000 Christmas lights at their home in The Shores – all for a great cause! At their lights display, the Hughes accepted donations of non-skid socks and blankets as well as monetary donations for Meals […]

Meet Pippa, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

Meet Pippa, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

ROCKWALL, TX (Jan. 3, 2022) Meet Pippa! This cutie pie is a shy and cautious little girl, but she loves to sit and sleep with her humans. She gets along well with other smallish dogs and is okay with the cat in her foster home. She does seem to resource guard her person; she is […]

Local non-profits selected by Park Place Dealerships for Season of Giving grants

Local non-profits selected by Park Place Dealerships for Season of Giving grants

ROCKWALL, TX – December 22, 2021 — Christmas arrived early for 24 local non-profits that were awarded a total of $100,000 today from the SEASON OF GIVING campaign by Park Place Dealerships, which is celebrating its 35th year in North Texas. The luxury automobile group selected the organizations for its SEASON OF GIVING campaign because […]

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