Rockwall County gets accepted into Countywide Polling Program

Rockwall County gets accepted into Countywide Polling Program

With new program, Rockwall County voters can vote at any polling location on Election Day ROCKWALL, TX – May 26, 2021 — Rockwall County has been accepted into the Countywide Polling Program, allowing voters to cast ballots wherever is most convenient to them on Election Day. “This will fundamentally change the way we vote in […]

Rowlett Chamber board supports Props A, B, and C in Bond Election

Rowlett Chamber board supports Props A, B, and C in Bond Election

Rowlett, Texas (April 25, 2021) The Rowlett Area Chamber & Visitors Center Board of Directors voted to support the City of Rowlett Community Investment Bond Election ballot propositions on the May 1, 2021 ballot. The Board of Directors discussed the propositions during their regular monthly meeting on April 21, 2021. The unanimous vote in favor […]

Cort LaBlank announces run for Royse City Council, Place 2

Cort LaBlank announces run for Royse City Council, Place 2

ROYSE CITY, TX – March 14, 2021 – As of March 3rd, 2021, I Cort LaBlank am excited to announce I am running for Royse City Council Place 2.  I want to help ensure Royse City experiences effective growth and the needs that come with it.  I am passionate about preserving our city’s history and […]

Rockwall County seeks to transition from precinct-based voting to voting centers

Rockwall County seeks to transition from precinct-based voting to voting centers

ROCKWALL, TX – February 11, 2021 — The Rockwall County Commissioners Court approved to have the Rockwall Elections Administrator Chris Lynch apply to the Secretary of State for the county’s participation in a new countywide polling program. The new program would allow voters to vote at any polling location in the county on Election Day […]

Texas Voter Registration Week: Where to register to vote in Rockwall County

Texas Voter Registration Week: Where to register to vote in Rockwall County

ROCKWALL, TX – August 31, 2020 — Texas Voter Registration Week has arrived! Voter registrars will be in the community this week making it easy to get all citizens ready to vote in November. It doesn’t matter what party you belong to; if you want your voice heard get registered now! The Rockwall County Elections […]

Rockwall City Council seats on ballot in May 2, 2020 General Election

Rockwall City Council seats on ballot in May 2, 2020 General Election

The City of Rockwall will soon be calling an election to be held on May 2, 2020 for the purpose of electing the three City Council Members – one each for Places 2, 4 and 6.  Terms for all elected Rockwall City Council Members are for a period of two years. All incumbents – John […]

Vote here for Blue Ribbon News – THANKS!

(ROCKWALL, TX – January 8, 2018) Blue Ribbon News is honored to have been nominated for BEST PRACTICES IN COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT and our hard-working team needs your vote! Cast your ballot at rockwallchambervotes.com. This award by the Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce showcases a company that demonstrates a commitment to community involvement and philanthropy as part of its core business […]

Message from Blue Ribbon News Editor-in-Chief

Message from Blue Ribbon News Editor-in-Chief

(ROCKWALL, TX – Dec. 16, 2018) Blue Ribbon News is honored to have been nominated for BEST PRACTICES IN COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT by the Rockwall Area Chamber of Commerce. We wish to say thank you to the Chamber and congratulations to all of the nominees. This award showcases a company that demonstrates a commitment to community […]

Results from the 2018 Joint Election on May 5

Results from the 2018 Joint Election on May 5

Rockwall voters approve bond proposal to repair city streets (ROCKWALL, TX – May 7, 2018) During the 2018 Joint Election on May 5, a majority of Rockwall voters cast their ballots in favor of the 2018 Bond Election proposal for street rehabilitation and reconstruction of aging roads in the city. The $85 million bond proposition […]

Rockwall County Elections Department receives Outstanding County Election Website award

Rockwall County Elections Department receives Outstanding County Election Website award

(ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX – April 25, 2018) The League of Women Voters of Texas recently presented Rockwall County Elections Administrator Chris Lynch and staff of the Rockwall County Elections Department with the Outstanding County Election Website award, in recognition of their efforts in providing accurate and easily-accessible voter information on the county elections website – […]