Rockwall Breakfast Rotary to host Coats for Kids drive in November

Rockwall Breakfast Rotary to host Coats for Kids drive in November

ROCKWALL, TX – September 23, 2020 — Each year the Rockwall Breakfast Rotary Club provides coats for elementary school children in Rockwall. The Coats for Kids event is held each year in November at the Rockwall Old Navy store and coordinated between Rockwall Breakfast Rotary and the Administrators, Counselors and Teachers at Rockwall ISD. Breakfast […]

Sue Reeves of Rockwall selected for George H.W. Bush Points of Light Inspiration Honor Roll

Sue Reeves of Rockwall selected for George H.W. Bush Points of Light Inspiration Honor Roll

ROCKWALL, TX (September 22, 2020) Sue Reeves of Rockwall has the distinguished honor of being featured among a select few on the George H.W. Bush Points of Light Inspiration Honor Roll. Sue is a volunteer at the Children’s Advocacy Center, nominated by Farrah Brabson who wrote: “She volunteers her time weekly for our organization. She […]

Texas Parks & Wildlife seeks public input on Monarch Butterfly conservation license plate design

Texas Parks & Wildlife seeks public input on Monarch Butterfly conservation license plate design

AUSTIN (September 22, 2020) — The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will be launching a new conservation license plate to raise money to help conserve monarch butterflies and other native Texas, non-game, at-risk species. The public is invited to vote for their favorite design for the new monarch butterfly license plate through an online survey […]

Rockwall ranks in top 4 of Money’s ‘Best Places to Live in the U.S.’ list

Rockwall ranks in top 4 of Money’s ‘Best Places to Live in the U.S.’ list

MONEY announces the 2020 BEST PLACES TO LIVE in the U.S., as the pandemic prompts a shift away from urban living  ROCKWALL, TX – September 22, 2020 – Following its inaugural list of the Best Mortgage Lenders of 2020, Money – the digital destination for personal finance and news – announces its annual ranking of […]

American Pickers to film in Texas: Will your collection get ‘picked’?

American Pickers to film in Texas: Will your collection get ‘picked’?

Mike, Frank and their team seek rare antiques, unique collectibles ROCKWALL, TX – September 21, 2020 – Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Texas! They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout the area in November. We understand that with the proliferation of COVID-19, we […]

Rockwall business’s large Thin Blue Line flag might be a Guinness World Record

Rockwall business’s large Thin Blue Line flag might be a Guinness World Record

ROCKWALL, TX – September 21, 2020 — Rockwall is home to what might possibly end up being the largest ever Thin Blue Line flag. To show support for local and national law enforcement, Ekin Nutrition in Rockwall Owner John Hagaman raised a 12’x18′ Thin Blue Line flag on a 50′ pole which stands outside his […]

Meet Cersei, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

Meet Cersei, Blue Ribbon News Pet of the Week

ROCKWALL, TX – September 21, 2020 – Cersei is a sweet kitty who came to us in the family way.  Her kittens are now all weaned, and she is ready to find her forever home. She likes to chase the other kitties in her foster home and likes sitting up high and surveying her kingdom. […]

Rockwall police seek help identifying theft suspects

Rockwall police seek help identifying theft suspects

ROCKWALL, TX (September 21, 2020) The Rockwall Police Department needs your help to identify two male suspects who are suspected of committing a theft at the Academy Sports in Rockwall on August 23, 2020. The pictures of the suspects are very blurry, but we are hoping someone will recognize the clothing and the suspect’s vehicle. […]

Jude Wilkerson, 13, builds benches at Rockwall’s historical museum for Eagle Scout project

Jude Wilkerson, 13, builds benches at Rockwall’s historical museum for Eagle Scout project

    ROCKWALL, TX (September 21, 2020) Thirteen-year-old Jude Wilkerson of Rockwall, a home schooler who serves as a bugler and instructor for Boy Scout Troop 690, spent this past weekend building portable benches at the Rockwall County Historical Foundation museum for his Eagle Scout project.   Assisted by troop members, Jude made seven benches […]

Rockwall community shows overwhelming support for 3-year-old with Leukemia

Rockwall community shows overwhelming support for 3-year-old with Leukemia

ROCKWALL, TX – September 18, 2020 — When Laura and Nathan Tate of Rockwall arrived on vacation in early August, their 3-year-old son Cameron became lethargic and unable to walk. After rushing him to the ER, his diagnosis was confirmed: Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia (ALL). After more than a month’s worth of chemotherapy at John Hopkins […]