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Ratcliffe, 3 other TX Congressmen endorse Ted Cruz for President

Ratcliffe, 3 other TX Congressmen endorse Ted Cruz for President
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WASHINGTON D.C. – Rockwall area Congressman John Ratcliffe (TX-4) today endorsed Texas Senator Ted Cruz for President of the United States, together with Texas Congressmen Michael Burgess (TX-26), John Culberson (TX-7) and Louie Gohmert (TX-1). According to a post on Cruz’s website, they cited his willingness to take on Washington with unwavering conservative values as […]

Jim Pruitt elected Rockwall Mayor; Kevin Fowler to City Council

Jim Pruitt elected Rockwall Mayor; Kevin Fowler to City Council

ROCKWALL – Rockwall County voters today elected Jim Pruitt as Rockwall Mayor and Kevin Fowler to Rockwall City Council Place 3. Voters re-elected Cameron Cowan to Fate City Council Place and Russ Childers to the Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees. McClendon-Chisholm’s two city council races were too close to call at 9 pm tonight. All […]

Election Day tomorrow for several candidates, Rockwall amendments

Election Day tomorrow for several candidates, Rockwall amendments

ROCKWALL COUNTY – Tomorrow is election day across Rockwall County so if you want to vote then you need to hurry. Several contests will be completed for Rockwall mayor; city council candidates in Rockwall, Fate, McClendon-Chisholm and Wylie; plus Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees. There are also eight charter amendments proposed for Rockwall voters. Click […]

Controversial mailer about Mayor Jim Pruitt upsets some Rockwall voters

Controversial mailer about Mayor Jim Pruitt upsets some Rockwall voters

ROCKWALL – A controversial political mailer about Rockwall Mayor Jim Pruitt upset a number of area citizens Friday after they received it in their mail boxes. City Council member and mayoral challenger Dennis Lewis told The Rockwall News Friday that he has no idea who sent it and it should not have been sent. Mayor […]

Hundreds attend Ralph Hall statue unveiling in courthouse yesterday on his 92nd birthday

Hundreds attend Ralph Hall statue unveiling in courthouse yesterday on his 92nd birthday

ROCKWALL – A 9.5 ft. tall, life-like bronze statue of former 17-term Congressman Ralph Hall was unveiled inside the Rockwall County courthouse on his 92nd birthday yesterday, after a ceremony during which elected leaders from both parties from across the state and even a former astronaut praised Hall for his 34 years of devoted and […]

Statue of Ralph Hall to be unveiled May 3 inside new County courthouse

Statue of Ralph Hall to be unveiled May 3 inside new County courthouse

ROCKWALL – A larger-than-life-sized statue of former Congressman Ralph M. Hall will be unveiled to the public on the first floor of the new Rockwall County Courthouse, Sunday, May 3, at 2 pm, at 1111 E. Yellowjacket Ln (next to the Rockwall County Library). The general public is invited to attend the ceremony. The Rockwall-Heath […]

For City Council Place 3, voting for Kevin Fowler or Freddie Jackson?

For City Council Place 3, voting for Kevin Fowler or Freddie Jackson?

ROCKWALL – Early voting for the May 9 City of Rockwall municipal election begins today. Who are you going to vote for as City Council Place 3 member – Kevin Fowler or Freddie Jackson? Neither has held elected office before. The Rockwall News asked both candidates via email several times to tell us why voters […]

Voting for Mayor Jim Pruitt or challenger Dennis Lewis for Rockwall Mayor?

Voting for Mayor Jim Pruitt or challenger Dennis Lewis for Rockwall Mayor?

ROCKWALL – Early voting for the May 9 City of Rockwall mayoral election begins today. Who are you going to vote for – current Mayor Jim Pruitt or City Council member and challenger Dennis Lewis? The Rockwall News asked both candidates or their campaign managers several times to tell us why voters should vote for […]

Early voting for City, School Board elections begins April 27

Early voting for City, School Board elections begins April 27

ROCKWALL – Early voting for the May 9 city and school board elections will be held Monday, April 27, thru Tuesday, May 5 (excluding Sunday) at various times and locations across the County. Find early voting locations and hours on the Rockwall County Elections Department website, as well as election day locations and hours. Voter […]

County to get new user-friendly, transparent, information-based website

County to get new user-friendly, transparent, information-based website

ROCKWALL -Rockwall County will soon have an entirely new, first-class, user-friendly, highly-transparent, information-based website. That’s the word from newly-elected County Judge David Sweet and Commissioner Lee Gilbert, who sat down with The Rockwall News last week to explain the approach they are taking to design the new website. They said it should be completed within […]

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