A Broad View by Jerry Hogan: Some Observations of Concern

A Broad View by Jerry Hogan: Some Observations of Concern

Submitted Letter to the Editor/Guest Column contributed by Jerry Hogan, a former Rockwall County Judge ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX (June 28, 2022) – First the shortage was toilet paper. Then it was baby formula. Last week it was Tampons. And now the latest published shortage we are facing is “mustard”. It seems they cannot get the […]

Blue Ribbon News July print edition hits mailboxes throughout Rockwall County

Blue Ribbon News July print edition hits mailboxes throughout Rockwall County

ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX – June 22, 2022 — Below is a digital preview of our July 2022 print edition. Our print publication delivers to about 17,500 homes and businesses throughout Rockwall County. Extra copies are available for pick up now (while supplies last) at the Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce, the JER Chilton YMCA, and […]

Historical marker approved for New Hope Baptist Church on Juneteenth weekend

Historical marker approved for New Hope Baptist Church on Juneteenth weekend

ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX (June 20, 2022) The Rockwall County Historical Commission is excited to announce that the Texas Historical Commission has approved an application by the RCHC for an Official Texas Historical Marker for New Hope Baptist Church, in Royse City, TX.  The official Historical Marker will be installed at a later date. New Hope […]

Golfers can their daily dose of iron at Rockwall County Helping Hands Annual Golf Tournament 

Golfers can their daily dose of iron at Rockwall County Helping Hands Annual Golf Tournament 

Great Weather, Great Course, Great Cause!   ROCKWALL, TX (June 14, 2022) Join friends and neighbors on Friday, Sept. 9 to help support Rockwall County Helping Hands by participating in their Annual Golf Tournament at Buffalo Creek Golf Course.  The event is chaired by board members Jeremy Neill and Gary Spraggins. Every year, Helping Hands […]

Rockwall County Republican Hispanic Club hosts successful 2nd Annual Sanctity of Life Banquet

Rockwall County Republican Hispanic Club hosts successful 2nd Annual Sanctity of Life Banquet

ROCKWALL, TX (June 2, 2022) The Rockwall County Republican Hispanic Club is energizing and uniting communities in the stand for conservative values in Rockwall County. The phenomenal success of the RCRHC 2nd Annual Sanctity of Life Banquet is a direct result of the support from all communities. All communities were invited and welcomed at the RCRHC’s […]

Rockwall County Sheriff’s Posse awards scholarships

Rockwall County Sheriff’s Posse awards scholarships

ROCKWALL, TX (May 16, 2022) The Rockwall County Sheriff’s Posse is proud to announce its 2022 scholarship recipients, Addie Stevens and Lance Carter. Addie will be attending Texas Tech University majoring in Animal Science and riding for the Texas Tech Equestrian Team.  She aspires to earn her Bachelors Degree and then a Doctorate of Veterinary […]

Lynda and Lynn Allen honored as Hometown Heroes at Rockwall Meals on Wheels Volunteer Luncheon

Lynda and Lynn Allen honored as Hometown Heroes at Rockwall Meals on Wheels Volunteer Luncheon

ROCKWALL, TX (April 27, 2022) The Rockwall County Democratic Party would like to congratulate our own RCDP super volunteers, Lynda and Lynn Allen, who were recognized at the Awards Luncheon for Meals on Wheels Senior Services of Rockwall County. The “In Colour: Creating a Brighter World One Senior at a Time” celebration was filled with excitement […]

Rockwall County Candidate Forum April 27, 2022

Rockwall County Candidate Forum April 27, 2022

  ROCKWALL, TX (April 21, 2022) The community is encouraged to come out to hear the candidates for the two Rockwall ISD School Board races, and the runoff races for County Judge and Rcckwall County Commissioner Precinct 4, as the Rockwall County Republican Party hosts a CANDIDATE FORUM from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at Rockwall […]

Rockwall County Commissioners Court recognizes Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month 2022

Rockwall County Commissioners Court recognizes Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month 2022

ROCKWALL, TX – April 12, 2022 — The Rockwall County Commissioners Court today approved a proclamation recognizing April 2022 as Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month in Rockwall County. Representatives with the Children’s Advocacy Center for Rockwall County (CACRC), Lone Star CASA, and the Rainbow Room joined the court as Rockwall County Judge David Sweet […]

Rockwall School of Music offers FREE introductory lessons during International Teach Music Week

Rockwall School of Music offers FREE introductory lessons during International Teach Music Week

Open House March 21-27 ROCKWALL, TX – March 16, 2022 — Keep Music Alive is excited to announce the 8th Annual Teach Music Week being celebrated Monday, March 21 through Sunday, March 27. This annual seven-day event encourages professional music schools, such as the Rockwall School of Music, to find ways to introduce people to […]