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Water to be off in Heath neighborhood

The City of Heath has announced the water will be off temporarily, starting this afternoon, in one local neighborhood: Read more



County, area voters will head to polls

Rockwall County voters will be heading to the polls Saturday to cast their ballots for the municipal elections. Read more


Another COVID-19 death reported in Rockwall County

While the spread of COVID-19 in Rockwall County has slowed recently, the virus is still active locally and claimed the life of another indi… Read more


Dallas County man convicted in 2019 aggravated assault

A Rockwall County jury took less than an hour last week to convict Dallas County resident Jonathan Johnson, 39, of aggravated assault with … Read more



Hawks gave gigantic effort in state soccer finals, coach says

Heading into their Class 6A state soccer final against a 27-1 San Antonio L.E.E. team that was a state finalist in 2019, Rockwall-Heath coa… Read more


Hawks end playoff run with loss to Cedar Hill

ARLINGTON — In only their second trip to the state football quarterfinals, the Rockwall-Heath Hawks hung tough with No. 8 state-ranked Ceda… Read more


Heath looks to continue playoff climb

They upset No. 7-ranked Cypress Bridgeland 48-24 last week in the third round of the Class 6A-II football playoffs. Read more


FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION: Some suggestions for county budget

It’s that time of the year again. One of the responsibilities of many county judges in Texas is the preparation of the county budget for th… Read more

FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION: Protesting your property tax

The state of Texas provides its citizens the opportunity to protest their property tax . They can appear before an impartial Review Board t… Read more

FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION: County Judge sets tone for other county officials, employees

(Editor’s note: This is the final of seven articles that explains the duties and responsibilities of personnel elected to fill the various … Read more


WATSON, Billy Nov 11, 1932 - Apr 21, 2021

Graveside service for Billy Watson, age 88, of Rockwall, TX will be held at 11:00A.M on Monday, May 3,2021 at Restlawn Memorial Park with B… Read more


Warren-Harvey, April

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TALLEY, Craig Mar 11, 1970 - Mar 20, 2021

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Weather Today

Partly cloudy


80° 54°

Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the mid 50s.

Cloud Coverage:22%
Wind:N at 7 mph
Chance of Rain:15%
UV Index:10 Very High
Sunrise:06:32:02 AM
Sunset:08:10:59 PM

This Week's Forecast

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