remax-2-banner-adgif
Home » Archives by category » Living (Page 3)

Miss Dallas, Laryssa Bonacquisti, from Heath competing in Miss Texas pageant Saturday

Miss Dallas, Laryssa Bonacquisti, from Heath competing in Miss Texas pageant Saturday

RICHARDSON – Laryssa Bonacquisti from Heath, the Miss Dallas 2014, is competing for the title of Miss Texas 2014 this week in the Miss Texas Pageant at the Eisamann Center in Richardson. Although the very talented ventriloquist did not win the talent, fitness or swimsuit awards just announced, she will participate in the Pageant Saturday […]

Rockwall American Legion Post members show their patriotism

Rockwall American Legion Post members show their patriotism

ROCKWALL – Terry Fisher American Legion Post # 117 Rockwall, Texas members show their patriotism as Independence Day approaches. Click on the photo to enlarge it.

Send us your patriotic photos so we can publish the best, funniest

Send us your patriotic photos so we can publish the best, funniest

ROCKWALL – Happy Independence Day, everyone! It’s time to celebrate! Please send us your best and funniest patriotic photos so we can publish them on The Rockwall News, as well as on our Facebook and Twitter pages. Just email them to jj@myrockwallnews.com. Thank you! By J.J. Smith

Text 911 now available for Verizon, TMobile customers in Rockwall County

Text 911 now available for Verizon, TMobile customers in Rockwall County

ROCKWALL – Verizon and T-Mobile Wireless customers within range of a Rockwall County cell tower can now send a 911 text message via short message service (SMS) for emergency help when unable to make a 911 phone call. According to a news release from the North Texas Council of Governments, text to 911 is intended […]

Young Rockwall man now missionary in Idaho for 2 years teaching about Christ

Young Rockwall man now missionary in Idaho for 2 years teaching about Christ

BOISE ID – A young Rockwall man recently began serving as a voluntary, full-time missionary for the next two years in the Boise Idaho Mission of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon), which is now the nation’s fourth largest Christian denomination, according to the National Council of Churches. Caleb Morgan, 20, the […]

Vote for Laryssa Bonacqusiti from Heath to be semi-finalist in Miss Texas pageant

Vote for Laryssa Bonacqusiti from Heath to be semi-finalist in Miss Texas pageant

HEATH – Rockwall area residents can help Miss Dallas, Laryssa Bonacquisti, to become on of the 15 semi-finalists in the Miss Texas Pageant July 5 at the Eisemann Center in Richardson by voting for her online now in the People’s Choice Vote. Laryssa, 18, is the daughter of Dr. Gary and Lynette Bonacquisti of Heath. […]

Rowlett named most boring place in Texas by real estate company

Rowlett named most boring place in Texas by real estate company

DALLAS – A real estate company has just named Rowlett as the most boring place in Texas, as a compliment to their previous list of the most exciting places in the state. Galveston tops that list. According to Movoto Real Estate, Rowlett was judged most boring because of its aging population, abundance of chain restaurants […]

Dallas Morning News: Rockwall News owner explains impact of seeing dad kill mom as child

Dallas Morning News: Rockwall News owner explains impact of seeing dad kill mom as child

DALLAS – Ever wonder how family violence affects young children and impacts their lives? The owner/publisher of The Rockwall News, J.J. Smith, was one of four family violence survivors featured yesterday in the year-long Dallas Morning News examination of domestic violence deaths in North Texas entitled, “Deadly Affection: Part 4, Making Sense of the Unfathomable.” […]

Full eclipse of “Blood moon” took place early this morning

Full eclipse of “Blood moon” took place early this morning

ROCKWALL – A full eclipse of the “Blood Moon” occurred early this morning between approximately 2-4 am. In case you missed it, here’s it is in time-lapsed photography, courtesy of Desiree McCombs who owns Indigo Peaks Photography in Rockwall. According to CNN, in a total lunar eclipse, the full moon turns a coppery red as […]

Young Heath man off to spend next 2 years teaching Japanese about Jesus Christ

Young Heath man off to spend next 2 years teaching Japanese about Jesus Christ

HEATH – A young man from Heath will spend the next two years of his life teaching people in Japan about Jesus Christ as a full-time missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon). Kai Fujisaka, 19, the son of Heath residents Jeff and Katrina Fujisaka, left his Buffalo Creek subdivision home […]

Connect with us