Rockwall Farmers Market postpones opening til June

Rockwall Farmers Market postpones opening til June

Important Message from Rockwall Farmers Market: We expect many of you are aware of Governor Abbott’s “Executive Order”, which remains in effect as of now through April 30, 2020. The order states necessary precautions must be maintained to reduce the transmission of COVID-19 and minimize in person contact with people who are not from the […]

Blue Ribbon News March 2020 print edition hits mailboxes throughout Rockwall, Heath

Blue Ribbon News March 2020 print edition hits mailboxes throughout Rockwall, Heath

Here’s a digital look at our March 2020 print edition. Our print publication delivers 8x/year to more than 15,500 homes and businesses throughout Rockwall and Heath. Extra copies will be available later this week for pick up at the Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce, the JER Chilton YMCA, the Rockwall County Library, Samee’s Pizza Getti, […]

Rockwall Women’s League accepting grant requests

Rockwall Women’s League accepting grant requests

Proceeds from the Rockwall Women’s League annual fundraising charity ball will be used to provide grants to area not-for-profit organizations and scholarships for Rockwall County high school seniors. For the 2018-2019 year, RWL awarded $68,800 to area organizations and $176,000 in scholarships. Through April 1, 2020, grant requests should be submitted in writing and mailed […]

Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees approves 2020-21 school calendar

Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees approves 2020-21 school calendar

The Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees approved the 2020-2021 school calendar at their January board meeting. Download a printable pdf here >> https://www.rockwallisd.com/Page/11518 Courtesy Rockwall ISD.  Our print edition is delivered free to ~15,500 homes in Rockwall and Heath, TX. To share your good news and events, email editor@BlueRibbonNews.com. Subscribe to our email newsletter here. […]

Wade Bowen to headline Rockwall Founders Day event May 16

Wade Bowen to headline Rockwall Founders Day event May 16

Rockwall Parks and Recreation Department today announced that the 2020 Founders Day Festival headline entertainment on the Southwest Kia of Rockwall Main Stage will be Wade Bowen. Opening for the headline act will be Jack Ingram. Save the date for Founders Day, Saturday, May 16. More details to follow. Blue Ribbon News staff report.   

Rockwall Chamber announces 2020 Board of Directors

Rockwall Chamber announces 2020 Board of Directors

The Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce its 2020 Board of Directors. The Chamber Board of Directors represents the best cross-section of its Partners and the Rockwall business community. The Board oversees the Chamber, making sure the organization stays on track with the mission to “Make everyday extraordinary for business in Rockwall […]

Rockwall County early voting locations, hours

Rockwall County early voting locations, hours

Early voting for the 2020 Rockwall County Primary Election will be February 18 through February 28. See early voting locations below. Election Day is 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 3. See election day locations and hours, also below. For more information, visit rockwallvotes.com, which includes a link to the candidates listing for the 2020 […]

Toast to 2020: Message from Fate Mayor Pro Tem David Billings

Toast to 2020: Message from Fate Mayor Pro Tem David Billings

As we near the end of 2019, I am looking forward to a new decade and chapter in our City history! In the past decade, our City has experienced tremendous growth, as we have added around 1,700 people each year. We have expanded our sewer, water, and power capabilities to keep up with the population […]

Rockwall County GOP Reagan Day Gala 2020 set for Feb 22

Rockwall County GOP Reagan Day Gala 2020 set for Feb 22

The Republican Party of Rockwall County will host its annual fundraiser celebrating former President Ronald Reagan at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22 at the Hilton Dallas Rockwall Lakefront. The theme of this year’s event is “The American Dream” and will feature keynote speakers Ann-Marie Murrell and Morgan Brittany of PolitiChicks. In 2011, Ann-Marie Murrell helped create […]

Good People Profile: Chandler Self

Good People Profile: Chandler Self

(ROCKWALL, TX — December 27, 2017) Ever since she was 15 years old, Dallas Marathon 2017 winner Chandler Self was always sure of one thing: that she could run, and had the ability to keep running for an extended period of time. The Rockwall native said she first began running long distance competitively when she […]