Historical Foundation exhibit at Bailey House pays tribute to Rockwall as ‘Wedding Capital of Texas’

Historical Foundation exhibit at Bailey House pays tribute to Rockwall as ‘Wedding Capital of Texas’

ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX (July 7, 2020)  Did you know Rockwall was once known as the Wedding Capital of Texas? In the 1940s and 50s, a marriage license could be obtained at all hours of the night –  thanks to a local doctor who kept his practice open late to provide blood tests, and a night watchman […]

Free live music is back at San Jacinto Plaza in Rockwall

Free live music is back at San Jacinto Plaza in Rockwall

(ROCKWALL, TX- June 4, 2020) The San Jacinto Plaza Music Series returns this Friday, June 5, with Dakota Ritter performing live from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in Downtown Rockwall, Texas. Woody Eastman performs Saturday evening. Plan an evening out with cafe-style seating, first come, first served. Causal seat walls anchor both entrances to the Plaza and […]

Free COVID-19 testing at Lake Pointe Church in Rockwall Tuesday, May 19

Free COVID-19 testing at Lake Pointe Church in Rockwall Tuesday, May 19

(ROCKWALL, TX – May 18, 2020) The State COVID-19 mobile testing site is coming to Rockwall County again Tuesday, May 19 by appointment, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  1at Lake Pointe Church (701 E Interstate 30, Rockwall, TX 75087). Any first responder, healthcare professional (including long term care facility staff), grocery store worker can be […]

Free COVID-19 mobile testing returns to Lake Pointe Church in Rockwall Wednesday

Free COVID-19 mobile testing returns to Lake Pointe Church in Rockwall Wednesday

  (ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX – May 4, 2020) The Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management has announced that the State COVID-19 mobile testing site is coming to Rockwall County again this Wednesday, May 6, by appointment only, from 10 AM – 6 PM at Lake Pointe Church (701 E Interstate 30, Rockwall, TX 75087). Any […]

COVID-19 State Testing Site for Rockwall County at Lake Pointe Church Thursday

COVID-19 State Testing Site for Rockwall County at Lake Pointe Church Thursday

(ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX – April 29, 2020) On Thursday, April 30, Texas Military Department will begin conducting a roving COVID-19 testing site in Rockwall County at Lake Pointe Church, 701 East Interstate 30 in Rockwall, 75087.  This testing effort is a partnership among Texas Division of Emergency Management, Texas Department of State Health Services, Texas Military […]

Rockwall School of Music launches FREE online classes for its students

Rockwall School of Music launches FREE online classes for its students

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 25, 2020) During this very difficult time many music schools have stopped offering music lessons. Guitar Center suspended its music lesson program nationwide. About a month ago, the Rockwall School of Music moved all of its students online for private lessons. But the school wanted to offer more to its students so […]

Schlotzsky’s Rockwall offering free meals to local first responders April 20

Schlotzsky’s Rockwall offering free meals to local first responders April 20

(ROCKWALL/HEATH, TX – April 15, 2020) Schlotzsky’s Rockwall, located at 706 I-30 East, will be offering a free meal to all members of the Rockwall and Heath police departments, fire departments, and EMT personnel in uniform on Monday, April 20, 2020. “We here at Schlotzsky’s Rockwall appreciate the services and sacrifices rendered by all of […]

Packed with love: Lake Pointe Church community helps ensure no kid goes hungry during school shutdown

Packed with love: Lake Pointe Church community helps ensure no kid goes hungry during school shutdown

(ROCKWALL, TX – March 14, 2020) Lake Pointe Church volunteers have been busy this afternoon collecting drive-thru food donations, running them inside to be sorted, assembled and packed up to make sure kids are fed during extended Spring Break. Lake Pointe’s website says, “As a church we will be here to meet the needs of […]

Free Writer’s Workshop at Rockwall library with NY Times best-selling author

Free Writer’s Workshop at Rockwall library with NY Times best-selling author

(ROCKWALL, TX) There will be a FREE WRITER’S WORKSHOP from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 7 at the Rockwall County Library, led by New York Times best-selling author Parris Afton Bonds. The topic is “Creating Engaging Plots.” No writing experience is required to attend.    Mrs. Bonds is the co-founder and first vice president of Romance […]

Rockwall School of Music Offers FREE trial lessons during International Teach Music Week

Rockwall School of Music Offers FREE trial lessons during International Teach Music Week

Open House March 16-21 (ROCKWLALL, TX)  Keep Music Alive is excited to announce the 6th Annual Teach Music Week being celebrated Monday, March 16 through Saturday, March 21.  This annual six-day event invites musicians, music schools, and other music organizations to offer a free lesson or class to new students (both kids and adults).  This year, […]

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