Rockwall High band members break school records for TMEA All-Region, Area Honors

Rockwall High band members break school records for TMEA All-Region, Area Honors

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 13, 2021 – Congratulations to the 48 Rockwall High School students who qualified for a spot in a Texas Music Educators Association Region 3 All-Region Band! A special congratulations to the 14 students that qualified for area (noted in bold with asterisk), which is the next step in becoming an all-state musician. […]

Representative Justin Holland sworn in as State Representative for 87th Legislative Session

Representative Justin Holland sworn in as State Representative for  87th Legislative Session

AUSTIN — State Representative Justin Holland of Heath, TX took the oath of office on Tuesday, January 12th, at the Texas Capitol to once again serve House District 33 as a member of the Texas House of Representatives. Holland and the other members of the Texas Legislature convened at the Texas Capitol building for the […]

Rockwall County Republican Women inducts new Executive Board members

Rockwall County Republican Women inducts new Executive Board members

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 13, 2021 — During its meeting on Jan. 11 at the Rockwall Golf & Athletic Club, Rockwall County Republican Women introduced new members to its Executive Board. Rockwall County Court at Law No. 2 Judge Stephani Woodward led the swearing in of the new members. Congrats to the following new members […]

Blood donors urgently needed as supply is critical

Blood donors urgently needed as supply is critical

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 13, 2021 – Carter Bloodcare Centers are reporting that the need for blood supply is critical.  Please help share this message so that community and patient needs throughout the DFW area can be supported. DONORS NEEDED NOW  The local blood supply needs your immediate attention. We are asking eligible blood donors […]

How I Met My Mate: What’s your story?

How I Met My Mate: What’s your story?

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 13, 2021 – At a time of such division in our nation – and with Valentine’s Day only a month away – our Blue Ribbon News team is finding joy in reading all the love stories that local couples are submitting for our annual ‘How I Met My Mate’ Valentine’s issue, […]

City of Rockwall to hold election May 1, 2021 for Mayor, three City Council members

City of Rockwall to hold election May 1, 2021 for Mayor, three City Council members

Early voting scheduled for April 19 – 27 (excluding Sunday) Election Day voting to be held May 1 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 13, 2021 – The City of Rockwall will call an election to be held on May 1, 2021 for the purpose of electing the Mayor and three […]

City of Fate to hold General Election May 1 for Mayor, two City Council members

City of Fate to hold General Election May 1 for Mayor, two City Council members

FATE, TX – Jan. 13, 2021 – The City of Fate will hold a General Election on Saturday, May 1, 2021, for the purpose of electing two (2) City Council Members, Place 1 and Place 5, and one (1) citizen to serve as Mayor. The citizens elected to serve as Council Members in Places 1 […]

Girl Scout cookie season kicks off in Northeast Texas

Girl Scout cookie season kicks off in Northeast Texas

Girl Scout entrepreneurs in Northeast Texas are selling cookies in safe, creative, and socially distant ways, and innovating – including through the organization’s first transportation of Girl Scout Cookies with autonomous driving technology company Waymo. Nationwide online Girl Scout Cookie ordering will be available February 1.  [DALLAS, TX]— Today, Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas and […]

Women in Need to host 8th Annual Chocolate Indulgence on Valentine’s Weekend

Women in Need to host 8th Annual Chocolate Indulgence on Valentine’s Weekend

Sponsorships available as Women in Need hosts its 8th Annual Chocolate Indulgence event on Valentine’s weekend, benefiting victims and survivors of domestic abuse ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 12, 2021 – As many of you know, intimate partner violence is still a big problem, and particularly with everyone being shut-in this past year. Sadly, we continue to […]

Texas Health Hospital Rockwall Bariatric Center recognized for higher quality in bariatric surgery

Texas Health Hospital Rockwall Bariatric Center recognized for higher quality in bariatric surgery

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 12, 2021 – Texas Health Hospital Rockwall is proud to be recognized by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas with a Blue Distinction® Centers+ for Bariatric Surgery designation, as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated healthcare facilities that show a commitment to delivering […]