Rock Ridge residents honored with unveiling of Veteran’s Wall

Rock Ridge residents honored with unveiling of Veteran’s Wall

(ROCKWALL, TX – May 27, 2015) This Memorial Day, Rock Ridge Assisted Living and Memory Care chose to honor their veteran residents with the unveiling of a Veteran’s Wall. Life Enrichment and Volunteer Coordinator Elizabeth Crider collected old photos of the residents in uniform and assembled them on the wall. She and the rest of […]

City of Rockwall to host Memorial Concert Sunday at The Harbor

Rockwall remembers those who gave all (ROCKWALL, TX – May 19, 2015) Rockwall and surrounding communities are invited to attend a free Memorial Concert at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 24 at the Harbor Amphitheater. This event will feature music that is representative of wars throughout the history of the United States. It will be a musical […]

Rowlett Memorial event to feature “Touch-a-Truck”

Rowlett Memorial event to feature “Touch-a-Truck”

(ROWLETT, TX – May 20, 2015)  Bring the entire family to the Rowlett Community Centre (5300 Main Street) to honor fallen military heroes at the Memorial Day Celebration featuring Touch-A-Truck event on Saturday, May 23 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event begins with the Memorial Day ceremony at 10 a.m. in front of […]

Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony, Concert

(ROCKWALL, TX – May 12, 2015) Back by popular demand, The Levee Singers will perform again at Rest Haven’s Annual Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony, Concert and Family Day beginning at 10 a.m. Monday, May 25.  This year, for the first time, The Reveille Sisters will also perform under the big tent at Rest Haven Memorial […]

Memorial Day concert, remembrance at Rest Haven

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 24, 2015) Back by popular demand, The Levee Singers will perform again at Rest Haven’s Annual Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony, Concert and Family Day on Monday, May 25th at 10:00 a.m.  This year, for the first time, The Reveille Sisters will also perform under the big tent at Rest Haven Memorial […]

Rowlett Memorial Day event to feature “Touch-a-Truck”

(ROWLETT, TX – April 21, 2015)  Bring the entire family to the Rowlett Community Centre (5300 Main Street) to honor fallen military heroes at the Memorial Day Celebration featuring Touch-A-Truck event on Saturday, May 23 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event begins with the Memorial Day ceremony at 10 a.m. in front of […]

Memorial Day, Touch-a-Truck celebration May 23 in Rowlett

(ROWLETT, TX – April 7, 2015) Bring the entire family to Pecan Grove Park and the Rowlett Community Centre from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 23 to honor fallen military heroes at the Memorial Day Ceremony featuring Touch-A-Truck event. The day will begin with a ceremony at 10a.m. at the Rowlett Community Centre […]

Memorial Day, Touch-a-Truck celebration May 23 in Rowlett

ROWLETT, TX (March 9, 2015) – Bring the entire family to Pecan Grove Park and the Rowlett Community Centre to honor fallen military heroes at the Memorial Day Ceremony featuring Touch-A-Truck event. This event will be held on Saturday, May 23, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The day will begin with a ceremony […]

Why Memorial Day?

ROCKWALL, TX (May 24, 2014) Let’s face it, we have plenty of holidays in America, and the workforce is usually very eager to see each of them roll around. It means time from the job, a long weekend and play and family time. And that’s all good, but the holiday we call Memorial Day probably […]

Veterans honored at Liberty Heights

ROCKWALL, TX (May 23, 2014) Congressman Ralph Hall and Lt. General, USAF NASA Astronaut (Ret.) Thomas Stafford (Apollo 10) addressed residents of Liberty Heights Gracious Retirement Living this afternoon, during a special Memorial luncheon honoring veterans.  Congressman Hall presented a flag that has flown over the U.S. Capitol. The Tri-County Veterans Honor Guard posted the […]