Patti Richter, On Faith | Speak of the Devil: ‘He Has No Claim on Me’

Patti Richter, On Faith | Speak of the Devil: ‘He Has No Claim on Me’

ROCKWALL, TX (Oct. 18, 2021) I once stood face to face with the devil, and I didn’t like the looks of him. I suspected the figure in red was really the boy down the street. He only demanded candy, yet a slight shiver ran down my juvenile spine at the sight of his pointed tail […]

Rockwall County Sheriff Terry Garrett to present program on ‘Situational Awareness’

Rockwall County Sheriff Terry Garrett to present program on ‘Situational Awareness’

ROCKWALL, TX (Oct. 15, 2021) The JER Chilton YMCA at Rockwall welcomes the community as they host Rockwall County Sheriff Terry Garrett presenting helpful tips on ‘How to Spot Danger Before It Spots You!’ The free, Lunch and Learn program will be from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 21 in the YMCA Conference Room, […]

Rockwall Meals on Wheels: Simple tips for creating a safer home environment for older adults

Rockwall Meals on Wheels: Simple tips for creating a safer home environment for older adults

ROCKWALL, TX (Oct. 7, 2021) Making home safer for an older adult who has difficulty walking, seeing clearly, or some other disabling condition means making a home safer for everyone who lives in the house.  Since falls in older adults accounts for the leading cause of disability and impairment for older adults, often a few […]

Meet Dahlia, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

Meet Dahlia, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

ROCKWALL, TX (Sept. 28, 2021) Dahlia is a petite, 8 to 9 month old short-hair kitty whose kittens have all been weened, and she is now ready for her furever home. She is a sweet and friendly girl who purrs a lot and loves being petted. Dahlia is spayed, microchipped, FeLV/FIV negative and current on her […]

Rockwall County Emergency Management partners with Royse City ISD and My Labs Direct to provide FREE COVID-19 testing

Rockwall County Emergency Management partners with Royse City ISD and My Labs Direct to provide FREE COVID-19 testing

ROCKWALL, TX (Sept. 22, 2021) Rockwall County Emergency Management has partnered with Royse City ISD and My Labs Direct to provide FREE COVID-19 testing for residents (no residency requirements). My Labs Direct files administration fees to the insurance company but there is NO COST to the patient. No one will be denied testing due to […]

Full-time, seasonal position available to assist with COVID-19 testing in Rockwall County

Full-time, seasonal position available to assist with COVID-19 testing in Rockwall County

ROCKWALL, TX (Sept. 17, 2021) Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management has partnered with My Labs Direct to provide testing in Rockwall County. The site is scheduled to open Monday, Sept. 20 in Royse City, but full-time help is needed.  Job description We are looking to hire a seasonal customer-oriented service representative, preferably with experience performing […]

‘Siren Rocktoberfest’ in Downtown Rockwall to feature Dachshund races, keg roll contest, and German food

‘Siren Rocktoberfest’ in Downtown Rockwall to feature Dachshund races, keg roll contest, and German food

ROCKWALL, TX (Sept. 16, 2021) An inaugural Siren Rocktoberfest is set for noon Saturday, Oct. 2 at Downtown Rockwall’s new Siren Rock Brewing Company, located at 310 S. Goliad St. The beer garden will tap its new Oktoberfest bier, and special German-themed dishes will be available, including Siren Rock beer braised bratwursts and German potato […]

New foods announced for State Fair of Texas

New foods announced for State Fair of Texas

DALLAS, TX (Sept. 14, 2021) The State Fair of Texas is known for taking culinary creativity to new heights, and 2021 is no exception. Fairgoers have the opportunity to taste all of the finalists of the Big Tex Choice Awards and decide if they agree with the judges’ selections for “Best Taste – Savory,” “Best […]

Senior Health Fair coming to The Center in Rockwall

Senior Health Fair coming to The Center in Rockwall

ROCKWALL, TX (Sept. 8, 2021) The City of Rockwall Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with the Senior Services Alliance – a part of the Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce, will present a Senior Health Fair from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15 at The Center, 108 E. Washington. A variety of vendors […]

Rockwall resident uses her late years to encourage and challenge ‘Boomers and Beyond’

Rockwall resident uses her late years to encourage and challenge ‘Boomers and Beyond’

UPDATE (Sept. 11, 2021) The Good Morning Texas segment has been rescheduled to Wed. Sept. 15. ROCKWALL, TX (September 7, 2021) Rockwall’s Missy Buchanan is still surprised at how her life has unfolded since 2008. She never planned to be using her own late years to encourage and challenge older adults on the journey aging. Even […]

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