Blue Ribbon News’ latest print edition celebrates moms

Blue Ribbon News’ latest print edition celebrates moms

ROCKWALL/HEATH, TX (May 11, 2014) Here’s a digital look at our latest print edition, which is delivered free to more than 17,200 homes throughout Rockwall and Heath. To share your good news and events for publication, email .

The painful blessing of being a mom

ROCKWALL, TX (May 8, 2014) No matter what, it starts with pain (birthing is painful). Then, their first cry fills our heart with joy and we realize the blessing of motherhood. Through the first stages of childhood, mothers (fathers too!) savor every little change, personality and sounds. Soon after these discoveries, we inundate social media […]

Motherly love: Teen’s passion for pups is win-win for all

ROCKWALL, TX (May 5, 2014) This Mother’s Day is shaping up to be a special one for Brooke Peters. She’s thrilled that the babies she brought into the world are now a year old. And she was so enamored with being a mother that she wrote an award-winning essay to share her experience. But Brooke’s babies aren’t […]

Rockwall mosiac artist opens studio for annual Mother’s Day Tour

Rockwall mosiac artist opens studio for annual Mother’s Day Tour

ROCKWALL, TX (April 28, 2014) Mosiac artist Barbara Dybala will open her studio for the Annual Mother’s Day Tour from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, May 11 at 1075 S. Smith Road, 75032. The tour is designed to encourage creativity, celebrate family and friends and wish everyone a Happy Mother’s Day. To share your good […]

Mother of the Graduate

Mother of the Graduate

(May 19, 2013) The journey that began with a stack of diapers and swaddling blankets will reach a pinnacle at the toss of a tassel. Our youngest child will soon don a long robe and mortarboard to receive his college diploma. This, he thinks, is no big deal, just a necessary bit of pageantry. As a […]

Mothers welcome for special event Friday at Beacon Harbor

(ROCKWALL-May 7, 2013) Beacon Harbor Rehabilitation Center, located at 6700 Heritage Parkway in Rockwall, will host a special Mother’s Day event at 2:30 p.m. Friday, May 10. The Senior Classic Follies will perform a senior variety show – guaranteed to entertain! The event is free and open to the public. There are goodies in store for […]

Mother of the Graduate

Mother of the Graduate

(April 27, 2013) The journey that began with a stack of diapers and swaddling blankets will reach a pinnacle at the toss of a tassel. Our youngest child will soon don a long robe and mortarboard to receive his college diploma. This, he thinks, is no big deal, just a necessary bit of pageantry. As a […]

Blue Ribbon News – fair & balanced?

Perhaps not.  At least not when it comes to the types of stories we cover. We prefer “good” news. There’s plenty of it to go around; it’s just rare to find those who will report it. At Blue Ribbon News, we shine the spotlight on people, places and events that impact our communities in a positive […]

Set sail on Lake Grapevine for Mother’s Day

Variety of cruise options aboard the Tejas   (Grapveine) May 1, 2012 – On Mother’s Day (May 13), bring your mom, aunt, sister, grandma or even your mother-in-law, out for a spectacular Mother’s Day Cruise on Lake Grapevine aboard the Tejas! All the special moms in your life will enjoy one of the four cruising […]