Cain Middle School Choir students make All-Region Choir

Cain Middle School Choir students make All-Region Choir

ROCKWALL, TX – February 10, 2021 – Twenty-four Cain Middle School choir students recently earned a spot in the All-Region Choir. Twelve of the 24 students earned a spot in the top five chairs. Grayson Bybee, Catherine Clontz, Madi Nagy and Addison Rives earned 1st chair and Lexie Beaber, Erin Muriungi and Traeson Staiger earned 2nd chair. […]

Eight Williams Middle School Choir students earn place in All-Region Choir

Eight Williams Middle School Choir students earn place in All-Region Choir

ROCKWALL, TX – February 10, 2021 – Congratulations to the eight Williams Middle School Choir students for auditioning and being selected to be in the All-Region Choir. The following students were selected to the All-Region Choir: Contessa Barron Megumi Bennett Avery Boyle Emmie Carter Sarah Howard Hailey Robertson Jacqueline Roorda Ava Stucker Source: Rockwall ISD […]

Rockwall Art League welcomes artist Kimberly Merck-Moore for demo

Rockwall Art League welcomes artist Kimberly Merck-Moore for demo

ROCKWALL, TX – February 9, 2021 – The Rockwall Art League is proud to present Kimberly Merck-Moore as their Demo Artist for the month of February. Kimberly Merck-Moore is a professional artist specializing in Mixed Media and Sculpture. She’ll be giving a demonstration and answering questions at the Rockwall Art League’s monthly meeting. The Rockwall […]

Rockwall’s ‘Bagel Lady’ connects local Jewish community through Jews of Rockwall County group

Rockwall’s ‘Bagel Lady’ connects local Jewish community through Jews of Rockwall County group

ROCKWALL, TX – November 5, 2020 — Meet Revi Shababo-Menasche, an Israeli native who serves up some of the best bagels you’ll ever eat at her shop at 316 South Goliad in Rockwall – The Bagel Lady. “I make all of my bagels in house, with no preservatives. They’re water-boiled, which makes them firm and […]

Rockwall Rabbi looks to connect Jews to their heritage with local Chabad community center

Rockwall Rabbi looks to connect Jews to their heritage with local Chabad community center

ROCKWALL, TX – October 30, 2020 — Meet Moishy Kalmenson, a local Rabbi who along with his wife Chana is looking to create a warm and vibrant Jewish community center for Rockwall County known as a Chabad House. Chabad is a worldwide movement providing Jews all around the world with a place where they can […]

Honey’s Spirit Night Sept. 17 to benefit Rockwall High School Orchestras

Honey’s Spirit Night Sept. 17 to benefit Rockwall High School Orchestras

ROCKWALL, TX (September 1, 2020) Come enjoy Honey’s Shaved Ice while support Rockwall High School Orchestras during the Honey’s Spirit Night and Orchestra Membership Drive, 4 to 7 pm. Thursday, Sept. 17. Honey’s Shaved Ice is located at 1021 Kingsbridge Lane, Rockwall, TX 75032. Masks and physical distancing recommended. Our print edition is delivered free […]

Rockwall Art League to present Annual Fine Art Show this fall

Rockwall Art League to present Annual Fine Art Show this fall

Virtual show option also available on Rockwall Art League’s website ROCKWALL, TX (August 10, 2020) This year, 2020, marks the 20th anniversary of the Rockwall Art League’s Annual Fine Art Show. Once again, the show will be held at the beautiful Rockwall Golf and Athletic Club Conference Center, The Shores, 2600 Champion Circle in Rockwall. […]

Former Rockwall teacher fights hunger in Ecuador

Former Rockwall teacher fights hunger in Ecuador

ROCKWALL, TX – July 27, 2020 — As Covid-19 continues to ravage nations across the globe, the pandemic has become especially detrimental to populations in developing countries like Ecuador. That’s why former Rockwall residents Desmion Dizney and Bill O’Brien are looking to turn the tide for the starving poor in Cuenca, Ecuador, one meal at […]

State Fair of Texas announces revised 2020 Creative Arts Contests

State Fair of Texas announces revised 2020 Creative Arts Contests

DALLAS, TX (July 14, 2020) Dating back to 1886, creative arts has always been one of our most treasured State Fair of Texas traditions, and although the 2020 State Fair is on hiatus due to current landscape of the COVID-19 pandemic, we did what we do best and found a way to creatively keep this tradition […]

Rainbow Drum Jam by Watusi Tuesdays at the Rockwall Harbor

Rainbow Drum Jam by Watusi Tuesdays at the Rockwall Harbor

ROCKWALL, TX – July 9, 2020 – Musicians and music lovers are invited to participate in the Weekly Rainbow Drum Jam at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday nights at the Rockwall Harbor Amphitheater. The sun setting over Lake Ray Hubbard makes a beautiful backdrop for the weekly jam session hosted by the local reggae/worldbeat group known as Watusi. Bring drums […]