Meet Robin, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

Meet Robin, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

ROCKWALL, TX (Feb. 7, 2022) Meet Robin! This handsome kitten with his buff coloring and golden eyes is very easy-going, happy-go-lucky, friendly, and engaging.  He has a calm personality and is very sweet.  Robin is one of those kittens who rubs against his person and just melts and purrs when he gets petted. He is […]

Patti Richter, On Faith | When Love and Faith Converge: The Ride

Patti Richter, On Faith | When Love and Faith Converge: The Ride

Do not arouse or awaken love until it so desires — Song of Songs 2:7 (NIV) ROCKWALL, TX – February 3, 2022 — My second semester of college began with bleak winter days in the Ozark Mountains. I was only a few hours from home by road but more than a few degrees colder by […]

‘How I Met My Mate’ 2022: Local couples share their love stories

‘How I Met My Mate’ 2022: Local couples share their love stories

ROCKWALL, TX (Jan. 31, 2022) Each year for Valentine’s Day, Blue Ribbon News asks local couples to share stories of how they met. Their tales of true love are often sweet, funny, and sometimes quirky – but always a big hit among readers. This year we received a record number of submissions. Although we could […]

Meet Trooper, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

Meet Trooper, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

ROCKWALL, TX (Jan. 31, 2022) Meet Trooper! This 8-year old Lab Retriever mix finds joy in laying in the sun with his human and getting pets and scratches. He gets along well with kids and other dogs. (We don’t know about cats.) Trooper is neutered, microchipped, and current on his vaccinations. Contact Rockwall Pets at info@rockwallpets.com for more […]

Blue Ribbon News ‘How I Met My Mate’ 2022 print edition hits mailboxes throughout Rockwall, Heath

Blue Ribbon News ‘How I Met My Mate’ 2022 print edition hits mailboxes throughout Rockwall, Heath

ROCKWALL, TX – January 31, 2022 — Below is a digital look at our How I Met My Mate 2022 print edition. Our print publication delivers to more than 15,500 homes and businesses throughout Rockwall County. Extra copies are available for pick up (while supplies last) at the Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce, the JER […]

Meet Starlight, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

Meet Starlight, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

ROCKWALL, TX (Jan. 24, 2022) Meet Starlight! This super sweet 8-month old Lab Retriever has tons of puppy energy and needs an energetic companion to play with! She loves chew toys, is an excellent cuddler, and is learning her commands. Starlight is house-trained, crate-trained, and cat-safe! She’s also microchipped, spayed, and current on her vaccinations. Contact Rockwall Pets […]

Meet Nala, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

Meet Nala, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

ROCKWALL, TX (Jan. 17, 2022) Nala is a very loving and well-mannered 3-year old Pitbull mix who is housebroken and crate-trained. She knows sit and walks well on the leash. She will lay with on the couch with her person and instantly fall asleep (her gentle snore is adorable.) Nala would make a fantastic doggie playmate for a larger dog, but little dogs look […]

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

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

ROCKWALL, TX – November 22, 2021 — Below is a digital look at our Holiday 2021 print edition. Our print publication delivers to more than 15,500 homes and businesses throughout Rockwall County. Extra copies are available for pick up (while supplies last) at the Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce, the JER Chilton YMCA, the Rockwall […]

Meet Rex, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

Meet Rex, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

ROCKWALL, TX (Nov. 8, 2021) Meet Rex! This very happy and lively puppy loves to play! He also has a sweet nature and enjoys cuddling. Rex is smart and an alpha, so he needs good leadership. He takes treats very gently. He is a 2-3 month old Chihuahua mix, microchipped, neutered, and current on his […]

Adventures with the Editor: Yesterland Farm

Adventures with the Editor: Yesterland Farm

ROCKWALL, TX – October 26, 2021 — My wife Julie and I recently hosted our friends Hannah and Nathan from Arkansas and treated them to a super fun weekend full of fall festivities, good food, and of course lots of pumpkins! One of the places we took them is a huge farm out in Canton […]