Rockwall County Republican Hispanic Club hosts successful Sanctity of Life banquet

Rockwall County Republican Hispanic Club hosts successful Sanctity of Life banquet

Victor Carrillo, RCRHC Secretary; Congressman Pat Fallon, RCRHC President Edna Sullivan; Betsy Gallagher, Sanctity of Life Chair Senator Bob Hall to speak at June 2 meeting  ROCKWALL, TX (June 2, 2021) The Rockwall County Republican Hispanic Club hosted its Sanctity of Life Inaugural Banquet on May 29 featuring keynote speaker Rev. Rafael Cruz. The Hispanic […]

Rockwall Women’s League awards grants to local nonprofits in drive thru reception

Rockwall Women’s League awards grants to local nonprofits in drive thru reception

ROCKWALL, TX – May 28, 2021 — The Rockwall Women’s League gave out $56,300 worth of grants to local area nonprofits during a drive thru reception at First United Methodist Church this morning. The grant money comes from the funds raised during RWL’s 2021 Charity Ball. Congratulations to the following nonprofits that received grants:   […]

Rockwall Art League presents Marian Hirsch as June’s demo artist

Rockwall Art League presents Marian Hirsch as June’s demo artist

ROCKWALL, TX (May 28, 2021) The Rockwall Art League is proud to present Marian Hirsch as its Demo Artist for the month of June 2021. Marian Hirsch is a full-time professional artist. The artist is a signature member of Southwestern Watercolor Society, Texas and Neighbors, Associated Creative Artists, Pastel Society of America and Pastel Society of […]

Boaters urged to ‘Clean, Drain, and Dry’ to stop invasive species

Boaters urged to ‘Clean, Drain, and Dry’ to stop invasive species

AUSTIN – With Memorial Day and summertime temperatures rapidly approaching, Texans will be getting out on the water.  Now more than ever, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is urging boaters and paddlers who hit the water this summer to do their part to fight back against aquatic invasive species, such as giant salvinia […]

Heath DPS graduates inaugural class of Citizens of Patrol (COP)

Heath DPS graduates inaugural class of Citizens of Patrol (COP)

HEATH, TX (May 26, 2021) The first-ever Heath Citizens On Patrol (COP) class celebrated graduation Monday night at the Heath Department of Public Safety. The graduates qualified for the new advanced training program by graduating with the 3rd Class of the Heath DPS Citizens Academy in Spring 2020. Upon completion of the 6-week COP program, […]

Rockwall County Helping Hands honors volunteers with Starfish Awards

Rockwall County Helping Hands honors volunteers with Starfish Awards

ROCKWALL, TX – May 25, 2021 — Rockwall County Helping Hands celebrated their volunteers for their 11,000+ hours of service to the agency this past year with a Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast. Texas Health Hospital Rockwall President Cindy Perrin presented the Circle of Care award to Jim Haayen, for exhibiting care for fellow volunteers, care for […]

Citizen input sought on design of Heath’s Towne Center Park at DesignHTC.com

Citizen input sought on design of Heath’s Towne Center Park at DesignHTC.com

HEATH, TX (May 24, 2021) This spring the City of Heath launched an exciting new project with the consulting firm of Kimley-Horn to develop a design for the Heath Towne Center, also known as the Towne Center Overlay District, and a design for Towne Center Park. Now it’s time to begin gathering citizen input! The […]

UPDATE on Marsha’s Happy Haven at Terry Park in Heath

UPDATE on Marsha’s Happy Haven at Terry Park in Heath

HEATH, TX (May 24, 2021) For many years, Heath resident and former Park Board Chairman Ginny Jackson and supporters, including Heath resident Gini Seely, have shared a passion to create an inclusive haven where children can play and caregivers can rest and restore. Their vision took a big leap towards reality on August 27, 2019, […]

Bike to Work Week rolls out May 17

Bike to Work Week rolls out May 17

North Texans encouraged to find creative ways to celebrate Bike Month May 13, 2021 (DALLAS, TX) – When Bike to Work Week kicks off May 17, pedaling to the office may not be the first thing that comes to mind for some North Texans, especially if the COVID-19 pandemic has them working from home. But […]

Rockwall police seek help in search for missing teen

Rockwall police seek help in search for missing teen

UPDATE | May 13, 2021 11:32AM The missing person Rockwall PD was looking for has been located. For privacy reasons, the post has been deleted.   Our print edition is delivered free to ~15,500 homes in Rockwall and Heath, TX. To share your good news and events, email editor@BlueRibbonNews.com. Subscribe to our email newsletter here. […]