Rockwall County mayors host National Day of Prayer breakfast

Rockwall County mayors host National Day of Prayer breakfast

ROCKWALL, TX – May 6, 2021 — Rockwall County mayors invited the community to a prayer breakfast this morning in recognition of National Prayer Day. The Rockwall Honor Guard kicked off the program, followed by a special time of worship music from Zane Latta with Ridgeview Church in Rockwall. Attendees welcomed an inspirational sermon and […]

Novena for Life: nine days of prayer planned by Rockwall’s Knights of Columbus Our Lady of the Lake Council 9337

Novena for Life: nine days of prayer planned by Rockwall’s Knights of Columbus Our Lady of the Lake Council 9337

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 15, 2021 – A Novena for Life sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Our Lady of the Lake Council 9337, Rockwall, TX, will be held from January 21, 2021 to January 29, 2021 to pray for a culture of life and civilization of love in our community, nation, and world. The […]

Rowlett’s 5 Star Wash & Dry offers FREE self-serve laundry services and prayer

Rowlett’s 5 Star Wash & Dry offers FREE self-serve laundry services and prayer

ROWLETT, TX – Dec. 15, 2020 – Do you know a family in need or someone who could use a hand up this holiday season? 5 Star Wash and Dry, located at 5211 Rowlett Road in Rowlett, not only offers FREE pickup and delivery with its regular laundry service, but thanks to two local church […]

Open letter to the citizens of Fate from Mayor Pro Tem David Billings

Open letter to the citizens of Fate from Mayor Pro Tem David Billings

FATE, TX – Nov. 3, 2020 – Today is election day. Where we, as a nation, state, and city, come together to elect our leaders. It is important to create a plan and vote today, if you have not voted already. Please take the time to vote the entire ballot. The State, County, Mayor, and […]

Rockwall resident’s neighborhood prayer box offers much-needed hope during COVID-19 pandemic

Rockwall resident’s neighborhood prayer box offers much-needed hope during COVID-19 pandemic

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 13, 2020) Back in April when the COVID-19 pandemic started forcing many to quarantine in their homes, Rockwall resident Rhonda Moore was called by her faith to create a flyer box offering those in her neighborhood the gift of prayer during the hardship and uncertainty surrounding the virus. The box encourages […]

‘Sitting in My Room: On the Inside Looking Out’

‘Sitting in My Room: On the Inside Looking Out’

(ROCKWALL, TX — July 10, 2020) The following piece was written by Rockwall resident Lezli Nicole Bohannan and submitted for publication in Blue Ribbon News: Sitting in my happy place, reflecting on tried and true, putting my pen to paper, here are words from me to you. I can see it from both sides, for […]

Area educators hear message of inspiration at Rockwall YMCA Teacher Prayer Breakfast

Area educators hear message of inspiration at Rockwall YMCA Teacher Prayer Breakfast

(ROCKWALL, TX – August 6, 2018) Rockwall ISD teachers and fellow educators across the area were treated to a free Teacher Prayer Breakfast at J.E.R. Chilton YMCA at Rockwall on Friday, Aug. 3. The teachers enjoyed a hearty breakfast as they were blessed with a prayer from Rockwall ISD Superintendent Dr. John Villarreal, a soulful […]

Save the date: Teacher Prayer Breakfast Aug. 3

(ROCKWALL, TX – May 10, 2018) J.E.R. Chilton YMCA at Rockwall invites all area teachers, including those in the Rockwall ISD and Community ISD, to a FREE Teacher Prayer Breakfast in their honor from 7 to 8 a.m. Friday, August 3rd. There will be a time of prayer and encouragement, and prize drawings – including […]

Royse City American Legion joins National Day of Prayer

Royse City American Legion joins National Day of Prayer

(ROYSE CITY, TX — May 7, 2018) In honor of The National Day of Prayer on May 3, the City of Royse City conducted an outdoor prayer vigil which included the mayor, religious and civic leaders. The Post Chaplain was included in the ceremony by praying for the U.S. military and veterans. In attendance from […]

Rockwall County DA Kenda Culpepper honored as 2018 ‘Living Legend’ in Dallas

(ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX – April 30, 2018) On Saturday, Rockwall County District Attorney Kenda Culpepper was named as a 2018 “Living Legend” at the 4th Annual Verna’s H.E.L.P. Foundation Women’s Empowerment Prayer Brunch in Dallas. Culpepper was recognized for her efforts in helping to create both the Children’s Advocacy Center for Rockwall County and the North […]