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Veterans Day BBQ/Concert Nov. 8 to honor veterans, raise funds for injured Marine’s new home

Veterans Day BBQ/Concert Nov. 8 to honor veterans, raise funds for injured Marine’s new home
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ROCKWALL – A Veterans Day BBQ, live auction and concert with country music recording artists Rhythm -n- Roses to honor veterans and raise funds for Homes For Our Troops will be hosted by The Rockwall News, Nov. 8, 5-7 pm, at Eddie Deen’s BBQ, midway between Rockwall and Terrell at 11139 Hwy. 205. Homes For […]

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 […]

Rubber Duck Regatta returns to Rockwall Harbor Sept. 20

Rubber Duck Regatta returns to Rockwall Harbor Sept. 20

ROCKWALL – Thousands of colored rubber ducks will race down the fountains in front of the Cinemark Theater at The Harbor Sept. 20 as the third annual Rubber Duck Regatta returns to raise funds for Meals On Wheels and The Boys & Girls Club of Rockwall County. Over $80,000 has been raised for the same […]

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 […]

Southern Junction to host biggest catfish tournament, fry this Saturday

Southern Junction to host biggest catfish tournament, fry this Saturday

ROYSE CITY – Southern Junction Nightclub & Steakhouse will host the first annual “Big Gus Swampadelic Catfish Tournament & Fry” this Saturday, July 12. The Charity fish fry, benefiting the Trinity River Audubon Center, is from 3-7 pm at Southern Junction, 5574 State Hwy. 276, in Royse City. Cost is $5 per plate. The weigh-in […]

Hippie Glow Run this Friday raises money for new Rockwall Community Playhouse

Hippie Glow Run this Friday raises money for new Rockwall Community Playhouse

ROCKWALL – This Friday night Rockwall Community Playhouse will host a Hippie Glow Run–Peace, Love & RCP 5K/1M at 8 pm at Harry Myers Park to raise money to build a new theater. Pre-registration is $25 for the 5K and $15 for the mile run. There will be prizes for top-finishers and Best-Dressed Hippie will […]

Taste of Dallas coming July 11-13 to State Fair Park

Taste of Dallas coming July 11-13 to State Fair Park

DALLAS – Over 70 restaurants will provide samples of their food at the annual Taste of Dallas, July 11-13, at State Fair Park, 3600 Grand Ave., Dallas, TX 75210. Hours are Friday, 4-11 pm; Saturday, 11 am-11 pm; Sunday, 11 am-8 pm. Tickets cost just $8 per adult and families of five for just $30 […]

Independence Day celebrations begin with Heath, Rockwall parades

Independence Day celebrations begin with Heath, Rockwall parades

ROCKWALL – Area Independence Day celebrations begin Friday with parades in Heath and Rockwall and conclude with fireworks celebrations in Rockwall and Rowlett, where 80s pop music legend Sheena Easton will also be performing. The annual Heath Independence Day Parade, followed by “Popsicles in the Park,” begins at 9 am at Amy Parks Elementary School […]

Mark Chesnutt to perform Friday at Southern Junction, Celebrate Freedom Fest

Mark Chesnutt to perform Friday at Southern Junction, Celebrate Freedom Fest

ROYSE CITY – Legendary, award-winning, classic country music artist Mark Chesnutt will perform this Friday at Royse City’s Celebrate Freedom Festival at 7:30 pm at Bulldog stadium and later that same evening at Southern Junction Nightclub & Steakhouse, 5574 Hwy. 276. With 14 No. 1 hits, 
23 top-ten singles, four platinum albums and five gold […]

Rockwall High Marching Band will play in Rockwall 4th of July Parade

Rockwall High Marching Band will play in Rockwall 4th of July Parade

m4s0n501 ROCKWALL – The Rockwall High School Orange Wave Marching Band will once again march and play patriotic music in the 2014 Rockwall 4th of July Parade, Friday, July 4, at 11 am, from the RISD football stadium parking lot exit to Dobbs Elementary School, via TL Townsend and Clark Streets. The Parade is presented […]

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