Iron Ranch brings $15 million luxury flex-office development for small business, car enthusiasts to Rockwall/Fate

Iron Ranch brings $15 million luxury flex-office development for small business, car enthusiasts to Rockwall/Fate

ROCKWALL, TX (Jan. 3, 2022) — Iron Ranch Development is bringing a $15 million luxury flex-office development for small business and car enthusiasts to a site on I-30 in Rockwall/Fate. Alan Ackerman said “the Flex-office automobile concept will be constructed on 8 acres formerly the Aries spa location on I-30 frontage road between Love’s truck […]

Open letter to City of Fate residents from Mayor David Billings

Open letter to City of Fate residents from Mayor David Billings

FATE, TX (Dec. 30, 2021) Happy New Year! To be honest, it has been quite a year, again.  However, my heart is full of gratitude, humility, and I feel blessed. We are blessed to live in such a great city. We are blessed to have city team members who continually demonstrate an esprit de corp […]

Painting the Town: Two mural artists – one who is blind – add colorful touches to Fate

Painting the Town: Two mural artists – one who is blind – add colorful touches to Fate

FATE, TX (Oct. 21, 2021) Two mural artists are currently working on a city-owned building located in Downtown Fate at 104 E. Fate Main Place that houses both the Department of Public Safety and Four Czechs Bakery. John Bramblitt, a blind Denton mural artist, is painting the entire length of the building with historic images […]

Local cities celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Local cities celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

ROCKWALL/HEATH, TX (Sept. 22, 2021) The cities of Rockwall, Heath, Fate, and Royse City joined cities across the nation in celebrating their rich diversity during Hispanic Heritage Month, Sept. 15 – Oct. 15. Above, President of Rockwall LULAC, Alma Ramirez, accepts the Proclamation for Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 – Oct. 15) from City of […]

City of Fate named 2021 Community Economic Development Award Winner

City of Fate named 2021 Community Economic Development Award Winner

FATE, TX (Sept. 19, 2021) – The Southern Economic Development Council (SEDC) has announced the recipients of its annual Community Economic Development Awards (CEDA). The City of Fate, Texas entry was the winner in the category of communities 5,001 to 15,000 in population. Winners were recognized at an awards luncheon held in their honor Monday, […]

City of Fate selected as finalist in 2021 Texas Downtown Association President’s Awards Program

City of Fate selected as finalist in 2021 Texas Downtown Association President’s Awards Program

FATE, TX (Sept. 19, 2021) Finalists for the 2021 President’s Awards Program were recently announced in Austin.  For over 30 years the awards program, sponsored by the Texas Downtown Association (TDA), has recognized outstanding projects, places, and people of Texas downtowns. Fate’s commitment to economic revitalization has been incrementally realized through the erection of The […]

Fate City Council honors Meals on Wheels congregate site manager with proclamation

Fate City Council honors Meals on Wheels congregate site manager with proclamation

FATE, TX (August 11, 2021) The Fate City Council recently presented Eileen Alden with a proclamation for outstanding service as the Congregate Site Manager for Meals on Wheels Senior Services of Rockwall County. Eileen will be joining her husband soon in Vail, CO therefore resigning her position with MOWSS. “We are all sad to see […]

U.S. Postal Service to dedicate Fate Post Office in honor of former Representative Ralph Hall

U.S. Postal Service to dedicate Fate Post Office in honor of former Representative Ralph Hall

FATE, TX (July 27, 2021) On Friday, July 30, USPS Texas 1 District Manager Scott Hooper will join other elected officials and Hall family representatives at the dedication of the Fate, TX, Post Office in honor of former U.S. Representative Ralph Moody Hall. On Feb. 27, 2020, Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX-4) introduced H.R. 5987, a […]

Open letter to City of Fate residents from Mayor David Billings

Open letter to City of Fate residents from Mayor David Billings

FATE, TX (June 16, 2021) I want to spend a moment with you to share with my thoughts about the National Community survey for 2021. Thank you for filling out the survey. I am excited to see our great city is continuing to improve.  Here are some highlights from the survey.  The percentage of good […]

Mom’s Club of Rockwall to host Open House June 18

Mom’s Club of Rockwall to host Open House June 18

ROCKWALL, TX (June 4, 2021) The MOM’s Club of Rockwall will host an Open House event beginning at 1 p.m. Friday, June 18 at The Park at Hickory Ridge. Stay-at-home moms and moms working part-time are welcome; this chapter is for moms and children who live in Rockwall, Heath, McClendon-Chisholm, and Fate. MOMS Club is […]

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