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, […]

Rockwall Citizen’s Fire Academy: free program offers inside look into firefighting

Rockwall Citizen’s Fire Academy: free program offers inside look into firefighting

CITIZEN’S FIRE ACADEMY 2020 is February 27 – May 14 (ROCKWALL, TX) Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be inside of a burning building? What it takes to cut a person out of a car? What it is like to rappel from 75’ in the air? What it’s like to climb the 100’ […]

EastTex Regional CERT to host free emergency preparedness training

EastTex Regional CERT to host free emergency preparedness training

UPDATE 1/19/21: The Jan 25 class was cancelled. CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) is a program through FEMA to help train and organize local citizens to help during disasters or other times of need. EastTex Regional CERT is sponsored by the Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management, and are an all-volunteer organization that helps local […]

Samee’s to give away free pizza for a year in honor of Roma’s Books

Samee’s to give away free pizza for a year in honor of Roma’s Books

By now you’ve probably heard that Roma’s Books, located at 555 E. I-30 in Rockwall (a couple doors down from Samee’s Pizza Getti Italian Bistro & Lounge and across from 24 Hour Fitness) is preparing to close its doors for good. A Store Closing Sale is set for 7 p.m. Wednesday, January 22. But when […]

Potentially life-saving Vital ICE app available for free download through Rest Haven

(ROCKWALL, TX – Sept. 30, 2019) Rest Haven Funeral Homes has graciously invested back into North Texas communities in order to promote the saving of lives. “We recognized a very unique opportunity to assist our local first responders through an ingenious marketing initiative. The Vital ICE app could help save valuable minutes when responders arrive on […]

Job Connection Workshops, Networking at Lake Pointe Church

Job Connection Workshops, Networking at Lake Pointe Church

Job Program is Free and Open To All UPDATE (June 28, 2019) – For the latest information and schedule for the Job Connection Ministry at Lake Pointe Church, visit their website at www.lakepointe.org/jobconnection or email Craig Rodenmayer, Misson Support Manager/Job Connection, at . (ROCKWALL, TX – May 31, 2019) Looking for a job in today’s market […]

Rockwall ISD to Provide Summer Meal Service for the Community

Rockwall ISD to Provide Summer Meal Service for the Community

(ROCKWALL, TX – May 30, 2019) Rockwall ISD will be providing Summer Meal Service for the community in summer 2019, to be administered by the Child Nutrition Department. The program will operate two sites June 3 – August 2: Dobbs Elementary and Rochell Elementary. Meals are free to all children 18 years and younger.  There are […]

Rockwall School of Music Offers Free Introductory Lesson as Part of Teach Music Week

5th Annual Teach Music Week – March 18-24 (ROCKWALL, TX – March 13, 2019) Rockwall School of Music is proud to be the only music school in north Texas to be included in the 5th Annual Teach Music Week scheduled for Monday, March 18th through Sunday, March 24th. This week-long celebration focuses on offering a […]

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