Kirk Aldridge appointed as Royse City Police Chief

Kirk Aldridge appointed as Royse City Police Chief

(ROYSE CITY, TX) In early January we began the process to find the next Royse City Police Chief. Applications were received from a diverse variety of police executives from throughout the state, each possessing a unique set of professional experiences and skills. The top five candidates were interviewed on February 19, 2020 by a panel […]

John P. Brandt announces candidacy for Fate City Council

John P. Brandt announces candidacy for Fate City Council

Woodcreek Citizen Pledges to Represent Homeowners and Residents (FATE, TX Feb. 26, 2020) John P. Brandt, Woodcreek resident, proudly announces his candidacy for Fate City Council, Place 2. The election is to take place on May 02, 2020. John’s goal is to carry the voice of the community to the Council. He looks forward to […]

Free Job Connection workshops, networking underway at Lake Pointe Church Rockwall

Free Job Connection workshops, networking underway at Lake Pointe Church Rockwall

(ROCKWALL, TX) Looking for a job in today’s market can be frustrating, uncertain and lonely. Job Connection, a Ministry of Lake Pointe Church in Rockwall, is a program that combines classroom-style training with networking/discussion-style meetings for people who are struggling in their job search. The training and workshops are free, open to everyone, and underway now […]

Rockwall ISD to host Job Fair April 4

Rockwall ISD to host Job Fair April 4

Rockwall ISD will host a JOB FAIR from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 4 at Rockwall High School, 901 Yellowjacket Lane in Rockwall. No pre-registration is required. Campus administrators and program directors will be available to discuss job opportunities for the 2020-2021 school year. To see a list of vacancies and to complete an […]

Good Brew: Grain to Glass – Intro to Home Brewing

Good Brew: Grain to Glass – Intro to Home Brewing

Have you ever thought about dipping your toes into Home Brewing beer? Brewing beer at home has been on an upward trend for many years now. Depending on what statistics you look at out there, there are over 1 million homebrewers in the U.S. Home brewing has a rich and deep past in the U.S. […]

5,000 Flowers, One Bee, One Day: Learn from Rockwall County bee expert

5,000 Flowers, One Bee, One Day: Learn from Rockwall County bee expert

(ROCKWALL, TX) Rockwall County Master Gardener and Bee Expert Janet Rowe will lead a class on bees and their importance in the home garden from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 3 at the Rockwall County Extension Office.  The cost is $15. This class titled “5000 Flowers –1 Bee – 1 Day” is an opportunity […]

In-Sync Exotics springs into season with several family-friendly events

In-Sync Exotics springs into season with several family-friendly events

(WYLIE, TX) Several family-friendly activities are planned over the next few months at In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue & Education Center, including Outdoor Movie Night, an Easter egg hunt, and a camp-out. Located at 3430 Skyview Drive in Wylie, In-Sync serves as a sanctuary for over 70 rescued tigers, lions, cougars, leopards, cheetahs, bobcats, lynx, servals, […]

McLendon-Chisholm Mayor Keith Short announces his re-election campaign

McLendon-Chisholm Mayor Keith Short announces his re-election campaign

Keith Short files for re-election as Mayor, McLendon-Chisholm City Council   (MCLENDON-CHISHOLM, TX) Mayor Keith Short has faithfully served the citizens of McLendon-Chisholm for the last two years and has filed for a second term. “The last two years we have been reestablishing the trust by our community and their city government,” Mayor Short said.“Now is […]

Spring Tea Luncheon to benefit hundreds of Rockwall County Meals on Wheels seniors

Spring Tea Luncheon to benefit hundreds of Rockwall County Meals on Wheels seniors

  (ROCKWALL, TX) Meals On Wheels Senior Services of Rockwall County will host its annual Spring Tea Luncheon at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 19 at Hidden Creek in Heath, featuring a plated meal by Zanata, paired teas from Sterling Tea, and an amazing raffle drawing. “The Annual Luncheon has continued to grow each year, raising record-setting […]

‘How I Met My Mate’: Local couples share their love stories

‘How I Met My Mate’: Local couples share their love stories

Each year before Valentine’s Day, we ask local couples to share stories of how they met. Their stories are often sweet, funny, and surprising. Sharing their tales of true love has become one of our favorite traditions – and one of our most wildly popular features. Three lucky couples will be selected from among this year’s […]

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