Rockwall Fire Department treats family of 3-year-old with TAR Syndrome to special day at Station No. 2

Rockwall Fire Department treats family of 3-year-old with TAR Syndrome to special day at Station No. 2

ROCKWALL, TX – September 8, 2020 — Meet Easton and Jace Knight. These little guys are 3 ½-year-old twins and their mom, Lauren says, “They are obsessed with anything that has wheels.” So, of course, a fire truck is one of the top bucket list items for them to experience. Easton is a special child. […]

Pitchfork Pumpkin Patch in Royse City to feature murder mystery events

Pitchfork Pumpkin Patch in Royse City to feature murder mystery events

ROYSE CITY, TX (September 4, 2020) The Pitchfork Pumpkin Patch, a family owned pumpkin patch located at 7126 South FM 548 in Royse City, offers a wide variety of pumpkins, gourds, dried corn, hay – and soon, Family Friendly Movie Nights on Fridays and Saturdays in October. They also offer crafts such as Paint the […]

Rockwall area Milestone Electric technicians partake in the 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

Rockwall area Milestone Electric technicians partake in the 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

ROCKWALL, TX – September 1, 2020 — This morning, technicians from Milestone Electric serving Rockwall and Heath volunteered to climb more than 2,000 steps in the 9/11 Memorial Climb at Dickies Arena in Fort Worth. The event honors those first responders who risked their lives during the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, to go […]

Fireworks show at Rockwall Harbor Saturday to celebrate Labor Day weekend

Fireworks show at Rockwall Harbor Saturday to celebrate Labor Day weekend

ROCKWALL, TX (September 1, 2020) To ring in the Labor Day holiday, there will be a fireworks display at The Harbor in Rockwall this weekend. On Saturday, September 5, the free fireworks show will begin at about 9 pm. The best vantage points for the display will be at The Harbor and from a boat on […]

Rockwall Children’s Advocacy Center to host Bubbles & Bags event Sept. 12

Rockwall Children’s Advocacy Center to host Bubbles & Bags event Sept. 12

Facebook Live event to feature Rockwall County first responder dancing models, Watch Parties and a Louis Vuitton Raffle ROCKWALL, TX – August 31, 2020 — Join the Children’s Advocacy Center for Rockwall County for a virtual Bubbles & Bags event featuring Rockwall County first responder dancing models and a chance to win Louis Vuitton purses! […]

Rockwall Rib Rub Live Music Schedule

Rockwall Rib Rub Live Music Schedule

ROCKWALL, TX – August 31, 2020 — The live music schedule for the Rockwall Rib Rub Run & Roll has been announced! Gracing the Historic Courthouse stage for the hottest barbecue competition event of the year are the following artists: Headliner: Blake Nation (Blake Shelton tribute band) 2:30-4:30 p.m. Gunpowder & Lead (Miranda Lambert tribute) […]

Lawn concerts a win-win for community and artists during COVID-19 pandemic

Lawn concerts a win-win for community and artists during COVID-19 pandemic

ROCKWALL, TX – August 31, 2020 — Nothing brings people together quite like a live music experience. But with the COVID-19 pandemic limiting large gatherings, many are missing that experience to socialize, bond and meet others while enjoying good music. That’s why Rockwall resident Amber Crimmings decided to bring artist and community together by hosting […]

Rockwall High School student receives Gold Presidential Service Award for volunteering

Rockwall High School student receives Gold Presidential Service Award for volunteering

ROCKWALL, TX – August 28, 2020 — Austin Taylor, a junior at Rockwall High, was awarded the Gold Presidential Service Award for the second time for his volunteering efforts in and around Rockwall.  The President’s Volunteer Service Award is a volunteer award program that encourages citizens to live a life of service. To earn the […]

State Fair of Texas announces special 2020 Big Tex Fair Food Drive-Thru Event

State Fair of Texas announces special 2020 Big Tex Fair Food Drive-Thru Event

DALLAS, TEXAS – August 27, 2020 – For the first time in its 134-year history, the State Fair of Texas is thrilled to introduce the Big Tex® Fair Food Drive-Thru – a special event for 2020 in lieu of the annual 24-day exhibition. Saddle up for the ride of the year, Fair fanatics – you asked, […]