Season opener ‘9 to 5’ Sept. 21 at Rockwall Community Playhouse

Discount tickets on sale now  (Rockwall) September 6, 2012 – Don’t miss the 2012-13 season opener at Rockwall Community Playhouse. 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL tells the story of three unlikely friends who conspire to take control of their company and learn there’s nothing they can’t do — even in a man’s world. 9 TO 5 […]

Putting for Paws to benefit rescued exotic cats

August 30, 2012 – The 2nd Annual Putting for Paws Golf Tournament benefiting the rescued animals of In-Sync Exotics will be Monday, September 17, 2012 at Old American Golf Club. The goal is to raise enough money to feed the exotic cats for six months. The cost is $135 per golfer until September 1, which […]

Rockwall resident enters Miss Texas USA pageant

(Rockwall)August 24, 2012 – The City of Rockwall produces some amazing home grown talent.  We have political greats like U.S. Representative Ralph Hall; sports champs like The Heath Hawks, Texas State Class 4-A Baseball Champions; musical talent and American Idol contender Jason Castro, and many more. The latest to join this inspiring list of greats, is […]

DFW bands to play Concert Against Cancer at Strokers

DFW bands to play Concert Against Cancer at Strokers

Retired veteran, musician battles cancer, organizes benefit concert for a cure (Dallas) August 20, 2012 – “Have you ever had a family member or someone you loved diagnosed with cancer? If so, you’ll understand my determination to help find a cure,” writes Rick Kackley of Plano. The disabled military veteran, musician and motorcycle enthusiast has […]

Girl Scouts 100th Anniversary Experience at State Fair of Texas

(Dallas) August 19, 2012 – A Texas-sized experiential exhibition, The Girl Scouts 100th Anniversary Experience, will bring together Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas, alumnae, fair-goers and Girl Scouts across the United States to celebrate Girl Scouts 100th anniversary year at the 2012 State Fair of Texas from Sept. 28 through Oct. 21 in Dallas. Created […]

‘Eater X’ to defend world tamale-eating title

‘Eater X’ to defend world tamale-eating title

Registration open for World Tamale Eating Championship during Lewisville’s Western Days (Lewisville) August 15, 2012 – Registration is now open for the eighth annual World Tamale Eating Championship scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 29, during the Western Days festival in Old Town Lewisville. The event, organized by the Lewisville Convention and Visitors Bureau and officially sanctioned […]

Lakeside Bridal Fair coming Sept 9 to Occasions at Stone River

August 15, 2012 – The Lakeside Bridal Fair is coming this fall to one of the most sought-after wedding venues in North Texas. Occasions at Stone River will serve as the lovely backdrop for the 5-star rated boutique bridal show, which will feature informative bridal workshops and a “Glam and Lace” fashion show presented by […]

Trinity Trash Bash September 15

Trinity Trash Bash September 15

Regional effort includes Waterway Educational Expo  (Lewisville) August 15, 2012 – Hoping to raise awareness and appreciation of the Trinity River, Lewisville Lake, and their respective shorelines, Keep Lewisville Beautiful, the City of Lewisville, Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area, and Kayak Power are teaming up to host KLB’s 21st  annual Trinity Trash Bash waterway clean […]

Special Theater at Rockwall presents ‘High School Musical, Jr’

Special Theater at Rockwall presents ‘High School Musical, Jr’

S.T.A.R. Players Workshop lets those with Autism, Down Syndrome shine on Rockwall Community Playhouse stage (Rockwall) August 13, 2012 – At first glance, a casual observer might not notice anything different in the Rockwall Community Playhouse during the second and third weeks of August. The actors are intent on running their lines; the dancers are […]

Western Days festival coming, Josh Abbott headlines

Western Days festival coming, Josh Abbott headlines

(Lewisville) August 13, 2012 – Josh Abbott and Randy Rogers, two of the brightest young stars in Texas country music, will headline the annual Western Days festival Sept. 28-29 in Old Town Lewisville. Josh Abbott Band will be the featured act on Saturday night to close the festival, taking the Bud Light Main Stage at […]