College bound Rockwall area grads can win big prizes in ‘Seniors supporting Seniors’ giveaway

College bound Rockwall area grads can win big prizes in ‘Seniors supporting Seniors’ giveaway

ROCKWALL, TX (May 10, 2022) Highland Meadows Health & Rehab, a skilled nursing facility and rehabilitation center located at 1870 S. John King in Rockwall, is celebrating seniors – both young and old – with its annual ‘Seniors Supporting Seniors’ program and giveaway. Now in its third year, the program connects college bound students with […]

Howdy Social for incoming Aggie freshman, transfer students, and their families

Howdy Social for incoming Aggie freshman, transfer students, and their families

ROCKWALL, TX (May 10, 2022) New Aggie families are invited to join the Rockwall County Aggie Moms Monday, May 23 at Snuffers, located at 2901 Village Drive in Rockwall 75087. Beginning at 6:30 p.m. the Rockwall County Aggie Moms will host their annual “Howdy Social” welcoming incoming class of 2022 freshman and transfer students heading […]

Rockwall ISD School Board names Dr. Gist Chief Academic Officer for Secondary Schools

Rockwall ISD School Board names Dr. Gist Chief Academic Officer for Secondary Schools

Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees Special Session  ROCKWALL, TX (May 9, 2022) NOTE: Board meeting summaries highlight different agenda items. For more information on every agenda item presented, click the following link: rockwallisd.com.  Dr. Megan Gist joins the Rockwall ISD administrative team with 24 years of experience in public education, including one year as Rockwall […]

Murder of the Loaded Librarian: Community leaders take the stage to raise funds for Friends of Rockwall County Library

Murder of the Loaded Librarian: Community leaders take the stage to raise funds for Friends of Rockwall County Library

ROCKWALL, TX (May 9, 2022) Delayed since 2020 due to the pandemic, the long-awaited ‘WhoDunit’ murder mystery play directed by Barbara Doudt and featuring a stellar cast of Rockwall community leaders was presented Friday night at The Center. Blue Ribbon News had the pleasure of being front row and center to record the two-act comedy […]

Adventures with the Editor: A Cosmic Staircase Experience in rural Rockwall County

Adventures with the Editor: A Cosmic Staircase Experience in rural Rockwall County

Making Mother’s Day memories at Hidden Mosaics ROCKWALL, TX (May 9, 2022) Local artist Barbara Dybala has spent the past decade transforming her home studio into a whimsical wonderland where she hosts sold-out classes and workshops for mosaic portraiture, installations, and more. Yesterday – as she’s done each Mother’s Day – she opened the gates […]

Rockwall Breakfast Rotary participates in Bucket Ministry’s record-breaking event

Rockwall Breakfast Rotary participates in Bucket Ministry’s record-breaking event

ROCKWALL, TX (May 9, 2022) Rockwall Breakfast Rotary was pleased to be involved with The Bucket Ministry to assemble packages of water filters that will be sent to third world countries to provide clean drinking water. The community wide event was held May 7 at the offices of The Bucket Ministry on East Rusk and […]

Rockwall County Police Memorial Commemoration at Rest Haven Friday

Rockwall County Police Memorial Commemoration at Rest Haven Friday

ROCKWALL, TX (May 9, 2022) Rest Haven Funeral Home and Memorial Park, 2500 Highway 66 in Rockwall, will host a Rockwall County Law Enforcement Police Memorial Commemoration at 9 a.m. Friday, May 13. The gathering will include a reading of the names of this year’s Texas Fallen officers. The event will be held in the […]

Bucket Ministry hosts world-record ‘Clean Water Filter Assembly event’ in Rockwall

Bucket Ministry hosts world-record ‘Clean Water Filter Assembly event’ in Rockwall

Water Filters to Provide 1 Million Gallons of Clean Drinking Water to 25,000 Families in Kenya, Impact Will be Felt for Generations ROCKWALL, TX (May 9, 2022) – To provide clean and safe drinking water for families in in the Kibera slums of Nairobi, Kenya, The Bucket Ministry held a world-record-setting event at its headquarters in […]

Happy 39th birthday, Lone Star Chapter National Charity League

Happy 39th birthday, Lone Star Chapter National Charity League

ROCKWALL/HEATH, TX (May 7, 2022) It was a very special morning celebrating 39 years of Lone Star National Charity League with its founding members and past presidents. Mayor Kevin Flower presented the chapter with a proclamation honoring 39 years of service to the Rockwall community.  The Lone Star Chapter was the first NCL chapter chartered […]

Rockwall-Heath High School robotics team competes at World Championships

Rockwall-Heath High School robotics team competes at World Championships

ROCKWALL, TX (May 6, 2022) The Rockwall-Heath High School Black Hawk Robotics Team recently competed at the World Robotics Competition in Houston. Out of 457 teams competing in six divisions where they finished second in the Roebling Division and won the Creativity Award for their division. Prior to the World Competition, they ranked 5th in […]