Letter to Royse City ISD community from Superintendent Kevin Worthy regarding $230 million bond referendum

Letter to Royse City ISD community from Superintendent Kevin Worthy regarding $230 million bond referendum

ROYSE CITY, TX – February 24, 2021 – Royse City ISD Community, As your superintendent since 2012, I’ve seen so much growth in all corners of our school district. When I arrived, we enrolled just over 4,300 students. As of today, we are rapidly approaching an enrollment of 7,000. Our demographers predict that we will […]

Open Letter to the citizens of Fate from former Mayor Pro Tem David Billings

Open Letter to the citizens of Fate from former Mayor Pro Tem David Billings

  FATE, TX – February 12, 2021 –  I want to provide an update on the City of Fate Mayoral race.  As Mayor Pro Tem, I assumed the duties and responsibilities of Mayor, after former Mayor Burger’s resignation.    As I have discussed, the City of Fate is a Home Rule City. This means we have a […]

Dr. Priscylla Bento seeks election to Rockwall City Council, Place 3

Dr. Priscylla Bento seeks election to Rockwall City Council, Place 3

ROCKWALL, TX – February 12, 2021 – Dr. Priscylla Bento has announced her run for Place 3 on the Rockwall City Council in the May 1, 2021 election. “The community is the heart and soul of local government,” Dr. Bento said. “I look forward to being a fresh, new voice as a community leader ready […]

Sherry Packer announces run for Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees, Place 1

Sherry Packer announces run for Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees, Place 1

ROCKWALL, TX – February 11, 2021 – Sherry Packer is announcing her run for Place 1 on the Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees in the upcoming May election. “For more than 25 years, I have worked as an educator in Rockwall ISD, had children in Rockwall schools, and/or served in a volunteer capacity. The teachers […]

Rockwall resident Bobby Gallana announces run for Place 1 on Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees

Rockwall resident Bobby Gallana announces run for Place 1 on Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees

ROCKWALL, TX – February 9, 2021 – Rockwall resident Bobby Gallana announces he is running for Place 1 on the Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees in the upcoming May election. “As a graduate of Rockwall High School and a parent of a current Heath Hawk, I know first-hand what an amazing community this is and how […]

Frank New files for re-election as Heath City Councilman, Place 1

Frank New files for re-election as Heath City Councilman, Place 1

HEATH, TX – Jan. 26, 2021 – Frank New has officially filed for re-election as Heath City Councilman, Place One. As his second term draws to a close, Frank acknowledges that there is much about the last two years that the residents of Heath can be proud of. First and foremost is the city’s response […]

Jeff Ivy announces candidacy for Heath City Council

Jeff Ivy announces candidacy for Heath City Council

HEATH, TX – Jan. 22, 2021 – Award-winning local businessman Jeff Ivy, announced his candidacy today for Heath City Council. “Heath has experienced tremendous growth over the last ten years, and we are now at a crossroads in our city’s history,” said Ivy. “We all know Heath is the best place to raise a family, but […]

Linda Mitchell Duran announces run for another term as Place 3 candidate for Rockwall ISD School Board Trustee

Linda Mitchell Duran announces run for another term as Place 3 candidate for Rockwall ISD School Board Trustee

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 20, 2021 – Linda Mitchell Duran has announced plans to run for another term as the Place 3 candidate for Rockwall ISD School Board Trustee. The election will be in May of 2021. “During these very difficult times,” Duran states, “we need trustees who have experience, leadership, courage, and vision to […]

Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees monthly meeting update

Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees monthly meeting update

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 20, 2021 – NOTE: Board meeting summaries highlight different agenda items due to limited audience opportunities at Board meetings due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Board meeting videos are available for viewing within 24-hours of the meeting at www.rockwallisd.com.  Board of Trustees Recognition Month January is School Board Recognition Month in the […]

Jerry Welch announces run for Rockwall City Council, Place 3

Jerry Welch announces run for Rockwall City Council, Place 3

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 14, 2021 – Jerry Welch announced today that he is running for Rockwall City Council Place 3, which is Kevin Fowler’s vacated seat.  Council Member Fowler announced last week that he is running for Rockwall Mayor. Welch is currently serving as the Vice Chair of the Rockwall Planning and Zoning Commission.  […]