Rockwall City Council approves Discovery statue

Rockwall City Council approves Discovery statue

Rockwall, Texas – September 24, 2021 – The Rockwall City Council has approved an art project to honor the City’s rich history. The Discovery Statue Project is named for the three pioneers who discovered the rock wall, for which our city was named. Council has approved funding of $324,800 for a larger-than-life sculpture to be […]

Blue Ribbon News October 2021 print edition hits mailboxes throughout Rockwall, Heath

Blue Ribbon News October 2021 print edition hits mailboxes throughout Rockwall, Heath

ROCKWALL, TX – September 27, 2021 — Below is a digital look at our October 2021 print edition. Our print publication delivers 8x/year to more than 15,500 homes and businesses throughout Rockwall and Heath. Extra copies are usually available for pick up at the Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce, the JER Chilton YMCA, the Rockwall […]

Rockwall police seek help in identifying theft suspect at Harbor business

Rockwall police seek help in identifying theft suspect at Harbor business

ROCKWALL, TX (Sept. 23, 2021) On Tuesday, September 5, 2021, at 6:52 p.m., a Hispanic male subject took $150 from a cashier after requesting them to “make change” on multiple large bills at a business located at the Rockwall Harbor. No vehicle information was collected . Rockwall County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 […]

Here’s the line-up for ‘Heroes Day’ events Saturday at Harry Myers Park

Here’s the line-up for ‘Heroes Day’ events Saturday at Harry Myers Park

ROCKWALL, TX – September 23, 2021 — The community is invited to join Rockwall County first responders on Saturday, Sept. 25 for a full day of family fun in the park – a special event to celebrate our local heroes and thank them for their service and sacrifice. This is an opportunity for hometown heroes and […]

Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce kicks off Leadership Rockwall 2022

Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce kicks off Leadership Rockwall 2022

ROCKWALL, TX (Sept. 23, 2021) The Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the Leadership Rockwall Class of 2022 Orientation and Fall Mixer on Sept. 21 at SpringHill Suites by Marriott Dallas Rockwall. Leadership Rockwall’s 18 participants for this year will engage in a nine-month long program that includes a combination of in-depth issue seminars and […]

Rockwall County Sheriff’s Posse Roundup set for Nov. 6

Rockwall County Sheriff’s Posse Roundup set for Nov. 6

ROCKWALL, TX (Sept. 23, 2021) The Rockwall County Sheriff’s Posse Roundup will be 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6 in Historic Downtown Rockwall. Bring the family to celebrate our community’s western heritage and agricultural roots. There will be live music, delicious food, an area for the kiddos to practice their ropin’ skills, and […]

Local band Sons of Bocephus named Tribute Band of the Year

Local band Sons of Bocephus named Tribute Band of the Year

ROCKWALL, TX (Sept. 22, 2021) On Saturday, September 18, 2021 at the Country Tonight Theater in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, The Josie Music Awards held their 7th Annual Music Awards Show.  The JMA’s are the World’s Largest Independent music awards show, and they honor music from all genres and artists. Members of the Sons of Bocephus: America’s […]

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 […]

Local cities celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Local cities celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

ROCKWALL/HEATH, TX (Sept. 22, 2021) The cities of Rockwall, Heath, Fate, and Royse City joined cities across the nation in celebrating their rich diversity during Hispanic Heritage Month, Sept. 15 – Oct. 15. Above, President of Rockwall LULAC, Alma Ramirez, accepts the Proclamation for Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 – Oct. 15) from City of […]

Former Rockwall Mayor Jim Pruitt announces run for Rockwall County Commissioner, Precinct 2

Former Rockwall Mayor Jim Pruitt announces run for Rockwall County Commissioner, Precinct 2

ROCKWALL, TX – September 21, 2021 — Former Rockwall Mayor Jim Pruitt announced his intent to run for Rockwall County Commissioner, Precinct 2, in front of over 200 supporters at a Labor Day barbecue and fundraiser at his home. “I am excited about the opportunity to continue to serve,” he told the crowd which included […]

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