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Free job fair for veterans, spouses at Dallas Baptist University Aug. 12

Free job fair for veterans, spouses at Dallas Baptist University Aug. 12
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DALLAS – A free job fair for veterans and their spouses – as well as spouses of current active-duty military – with over 55 corporations actively seeking to fill current jobs, will be hosted by the America’s Future Series and Dallas Baptist University, Aug. 12, 9:30-3:30 pm, on the DBU campus, at 3000 Mountain Creek Pkwy […]

Rockwall Summer Musicals presents Anything Goes Aug. 14-17

Rockwall Summer Musicals presents Anything Goes Aug. 14-17

ROCKWALL – The multi-talented entertainers at Rockwall Summer Musicals will present the Tony Award-winning musical “Anything Goes,” Aug. 14-17, at the Rockwall High School Performing Arts Center at Utley Middle School, 1201 TL Townsend, across from the RISD football stadium. Directed by Linda Leonard, with music directed by Mary Medrick, the  features a talented cast […]

Over 1,000 riders expected at Rockwall Rotary Hot Rocks Bike Race Aug. 9

Over 1,000 riders expected at Rockwall Rotary Hot Rocks Bike Race Aug. 9

ROCKWALL – Over 1,000 riders are expected again this year at the highly-popular Hot Rocks Bike Race, hosted for over 20 years by the Rockwall Noon Rotary Club to raise funds for college scholarships, Aug. 9, 7:30 am, at Wilkerson-Sanders Stadium. Hot Rocks attracts all levels of riders – from aggressive to children – and […]

Hanna 4 Hope Color Splash Run Sept. 13 to help prevent teen suicides

Hanna 4 Hope Color Splash Run Sept. 13 to help prevent teen suicides

  ROCKWALL – The second annual Hanna 4 Hope Color Splash Trail Run/Walk – to help raise awareness about the serious problem of teen suicide – will be Saturday, Sept. 13, 9 am, at Squabble Creek Trail, 2201 N. Lakeshore Dr. Last year over 400 runners and walkers participated in remembrance of 14-year-old Rockwall High […]

Complaints received about contaminated food at Family Dollar Store

Complaints received about contaminated food at Family Dollar Store

ROYSE CITY – Several complaints about food being contaminated by chemicals last week at the Family Dollar Store in Royse City were received over the weekend by The Rockwall News. CPA Lancelot Giles first notified The Rockwall News that he had heard several complaints from Royse City residents. One of them, Ashley Burke, sent a […]

Mayor Lorne Liechty: Heath tackles major construction projects, aims to improve roads, parks

Mayor Lorne Liechty: Heath tackles major construction projects, aims to improve roads, parks

HEATH (By Mayor Lorne Liechty) – The City Council and city staff spent a significant amount of time in 2013 developing a Capital Improvements Plan, or CIP, that included more than $20 million in projects to benefit the entire community. The CIP involved citizen input before the Council adopted it in January 2014. Bonds were […]

Country artist Wade Bowen coming to Southern Junction July 25

Country artist Wade Bowen coming to Southern Junction July 25

ROYSE CITY – Texas Country/Red Dirt music singer/songwriter Wade Bowen will perform at Southern Junction Nightclub and Steakhouse this Friday night at 8:30 pm with the Marcus Lindsey Band. Bowen released his first album in 2002, Try Not To Listen, which became a regional hit in Texas. In 2008 he released If We Ever Make […]

County Judge Jerry Hogan: 165,000 more people in Rockwall County?

County Judge Jerry Hogan: 165,000 more people in Rockwall County?

ROCKWALL (By Rockwall County Judge Jerry Hogan) – It should not be a surprise to anyone that Rockwall County is going to contain more people than we have now. Some estimates run as high as 250,000 people by the year 2035. This means, among other things, that we are going to need lots more housing. […]

Former Heath Hawk Drew VerHagen pitches first game for Detroit Tigers

Former Heath Hawk Drew VerHagen pitches first game for Detroit Tigers

DETROIT – Former Rockwall-Heath Hawk pitcher Drew Verhagen was called up from Triple-A Toledo to make his major-league debut and first start Saturday against the Cleveland Indians. Although the Tigers lost, 6-2, and VerHagen is now 0-1, Tigers Manager Brad Ausmus said he did a nice job. “He gave us a chance to win. He […]

Exxon Prime Travel Stop in Royse City burns down overnight

Exxon Prime Travel Stop in Royse City burns down overnight

ROYSE CITY – The Exxon Prime Travel Stop building, located at 1016 E. I-30 – just east of Sunmart and Soulman’s Bar-B-Que – burned to the ground overnight. From the photos, it appears the building is a total loss. The Royse City Fire Department is on the scene and we expect to learn more details […]

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