First responders, community leaders to join in ‘March for Meals’

First responders, community leaders to join in ‘March for Meals’

 Meals on Wheels Senior Services of Rockwall County participates in month-long, nationwide ‘March for Meals’ Support will help to fight senior hunger and isolation in Rockwall County (ROCKWALL, TX) Meals on Wheel Senior Services of Rockwall County announced today that it will participate in the 18th annual March for Meals – a month-long, nationwide celebration of Meal […]

Caring Transitions of Rockwall owners earn company’s Rookie of the Year Award

Caring Transitions of Rockwall owners earn company’s Rookie of the Year Award

Caring Transitions is pleased to announce that Craig and Amy Edwards, the local owners of Caring Transitions of Rockwall, have been recognized with the company’s national Rookie of the Year Award. The award was presented at the company’s national conference on Feb. 4, 2020. Caring Transitions’ specially-trained professionals handle decluttering, organizing, packing, moving, resettling, in-home […]

Brookshire Grocery Co. to build new FRESH store in Fate

Brookshire Grocery Co. to build new FRESH store in Fate

The Fate City Council and Brookshire Grocery Co. (BGC) are excited to announce that a new FRESH by Brookshire’s store is coming to Fate. BGC expects to break ground at the future site, located at the intersection of Interstate 30 and Memorial Parkway, by the end of the year. The store is expected to be […]

Update from Rowlett police on today’s low speed pursuit, welfare check

Update from Rowlett police on today’s low speed pursuit, welfare check

(ROWLETT, TX) The Rowlett Police Department posted the following press release today following today’s events involving a slow-speed chase through Rowlett into Rockwall. On Facebook they posted, “The investigation is ongoing at this time. A huge shout out to Garland PD and Rockwall PD for the ground support and DPS 101 for their expertise in […]

In-Sync Exotics brings home two new rescues

In-Sync Exotics brings home two new rescues

(WYLIE, TX) Two exotic big cats have come to In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Educational Center in Wylie. Both cats were previously privately owned. Zachariah, pictured above, is a 13-year-old male liger, which is a hybrid resulting when someone breeds a lion to a tiger. They typically have some physical characteristics of each parent. Upon […]

Free Writer’s Workshop at Rockwall library with NY Times best-selling author

Free Writer’s Workshop at Rockwall library with NY Times best-selling author

(ROCKWALL, TX) There will be a FREE WRITER’S WORKSHOP from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 7 at the Rockwall County Library, led by New York Times best-selling author Parris Afton Bonds. The topic is “Creating Engaging Plots.” No writing experience is required to attend.    Mrs. Bonds is the co-founder and first vice president of Romance […]

Easter Egg Hunt at In-Sync Exotics

Easter Egg Hunt at In-Sync Exotics

  Come out to In-Sync Exotics for an epic Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 11! Face Painting, Bounce House, & Games! 11:00 Gate Opens 12:00 Sack Race 12:15 Egg Toss Game 12:30 Raffle & Silent Auction 1:00 Egg Hunt Ages 6 & Under 2:00 Egg Hunt Ages 7-12 3:00 Cats Get Easter Treats For […]

Glass Room Experience: Interactive pop-up exhibit in Rockwall explores hidden aspects of technology

Glass Room Experience: Interactive pop-up exhibit in Rockwall explores hidden aspects of technology

March 16-21 at Rockwall County Library  (ROCKWALL, TX) The Rockwall County Library will host The Glass Room Experience, an interactive pop-up exhibit that explores the hidden aspects of everyday technologies and invites visitors to reflect on how they relate to the internet, privacy, and the inner workings of today’s tech industry. “Our aim is simple: […]

Friends of Rockwall County Library to host Annual Afternoon Tea & Silent Auction

Friends of Rockwall County Library to host Annual Afternoon Tea & Silent Auction

Put on your spring bonnet and enjoy the Friends of the Library’s Annual Afternoon Tea & Silent Auction, 2-4PM Tuesday, March 24 in the Library’s Community Room. The guest speaker will be Dr. M. Joan Terry, “The Art of the Tea.” Cost is $30/person.   To register and pay online: https://friendsrockwall.com/fundraiser-online-registration/   Questions? Contact Cathy […]

Charge your phone while recharging with a book at Rockwall County Library

Charge your phone while recharging with a book at Rockwall County Library

(ROCKWALL, TX) The Friends of the Library recently gifted the Rockwall County Library with a multi-device charging station for patrons to use while reading or using the upstairs computers. It has 10 connections for up-to iPhones, Androids, and/or tablets. A library card is not required to use the charging station, but users are responsible for […]