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Woman complains of burns after spa treatment

Teresa Biggers wasn’t looking for the fountain of youth. She says she wanted a spa treatment that would help control acne, lessen some of the fine lines on her face, and repair age spots. The treatments were nothing new to the North Texas home appraiser. She’d had them done at a spa in McKinney and […]

“Fit Forever” 5K scheduled May 9 at fitness club by lake

The first annual “Fit Forever” 5K Fun Run, Dog Jog and Kids 5K will be held May 9 in Rockwall benefitting the new Rockwall chapter of The Fellowship of Christian Athletes, beginning and ending in the parking lot of title sponsor Eclipse Fitness Club near The Harbor. Eclipse Fitness is located just north of The […]

Eclipse Fitness to start Rockwall running club

Every weekend across Dallas-Ft. Worth, thousands of men, women and children of all ages flock outdoors to run, jog and walk at marathons, 5Ks and fun runs at locations frequently near a lake.   Now, because there is no running club associated with Lake Ray Hubbard, Rockwall’s Eclipse Fitness Club is starting the first and […]

Rockwall ISD, Catholic Diocese, say stay home if ill with flu symptoms

  By J.J. Smith. In view of the Swine Flu outbreak, the Rockwall ISD and Catholic Diocese of Dallas are asking students and parishioners not to attend school or church if they have any flu-like symptoms - especially fever - they announced yesterday. The announcements came in light of the Centers for Disease Control warning yesterday that […]

Rockwall man goes from zero to 20 pull-ups in five months using new fitness program

By J.J. Smith By J.J. Smith. ROCKWALL-When 6’1”, 200 lb. Rockwall resident Chris Pittman first tried using the new CrossFit exercise program, that’s catching on fast across the nation and is now in Rockwall, he couldn’t do a pull-up and could barely manage ten push-ups. Three months later, after regularly following the new rapid fitness […]

No smoking in Dallas bars, pool halls takes effect this Friday

DALLAS-If you plan to go out drinking, dancing, playing pool, playing video games or just hanging out with your friends in Dallas bars or pool halls this coming Friday night, don’t light up any cigarettes, cigars or pipes because that’s when the new “No Smoking” law goes into effect. Many expected the Dallas City Council […]

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