Rockwall County Newswire

Rockwall County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rockwall County, TX.

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  1. Roger Boswell '73 Honored by American Board of Emergency MedicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    Roger W. Boswell, M.D., a 1973 graduate of DePauw University, "has received the Longevity Award from the American Board of Emergency Medicine, marking 30 years of continuous board certification in this specialty," reports the Herald Banner of Rockwall County, Texas. "Additionally, he has certified/recertified in the speciality of internal medicine since 1983.

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  2. Flooding threat continues on Father's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Flooding threat continues on Father's Day Lakes in North Texas are spilling over their banks as more rain sweeps across the region Check out this story on WFAA.com: http://on.wfaa.com/1MX9tyN Lakes in North Texas are spilling over their banks as more rain sweeps across the region, bringing the potential for additional flooding on Father's Day. Flash Flood Warnings were in effect for Collin and Rockwall counties Sunday morning.As of 8 a.m., the National Weather Service said Rockwall had received 2.7 inches of rain; Royse City reported 2.46 inches in a one-hour period.

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  3. Father's Day storms threaten to flood Dallas, Collin, Rockwall countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Dallas Morning News

    Heavy rains and thunderstorms on Sunday threaten to flood parts of Dallas, Collin and Rockwall counties, according to the National Weather Service. A flash flood warning remains in effect until 9:45 a.m. for Rockwall County and southeastern Collin County.

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  4. 2 County Chase With Stolen Van Ends Near SMURead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | NBC Dallas

    The pursuit started just before 3:30 p.m. Thursday in Royce City in Rockwall County. It moved onto westbound Interstate 30 near Dalrock Road into Dallas County and eventually onto North Central Expressway/Highway 75 at Mockingbird Lane.

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  5. Smart911 Expansion Continues as Growing Number of Municipalities Adopt Smarter Approach to 9-1-1Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Freshnews

    ... their state to deploy Smart911. Other locations adding the public safety service in recent months, such as Rockwall County, Texas and Polk County, Iowa, joined the ranks of Smart911-enabled PSAPs already in service throughout their states. Smart911 ...

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  6. NBC5: Large fire destroys Rockwall County homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Dallas Morning News

    More than 30 firefighters from three departments responded just after 2 a.m. to the home in the 1000 block of Rabbit Ridge near Lowe Road.

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  7. Daryl Dotson, Appellant, v. The State of Texas, Appellee.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... testified, without objection, that he had been charged with and was awaiting trial for a burglary offense in Rockwall County. a When the prosecutor asked Clater, "I have nothing to do with that crime that you've been charged with in Rockwall; a ...

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  8. Texas House OKs changes to how grand juries are selectedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Dallas, Denton and Tarrant counties use commissioners, though some do so in addition to random selection. Rockwall County strictly uses random selection for its grand juries, using the same pool as for trial jurors, said Damita Sangermano, an ...

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  9. Search on for prison inmate who escaped from Rowlett hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    The Rockwall County Sheriff's Office is searching for a prison inmate who escaped while being treated at a hospital. Search on for prison inmate who escaped from Rowlett hospital The Rockwall County Sheriff's Office is searching for a prison inmate who escaped while being treated at a hospital.

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  10. Mayor's race gives Rockwall voters a chance to affirm council selectionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... through the city charter and carved into the relationship with the government down the street - that of Rockwall County. May 2014: After the city election, the council unanimously selected Pruitt as mayor pro tem, knowing he would become mayor when ...

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  11. Ralph Hall gets statue at Rockwall County Courthouse for 92nd birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... 34 years, was on hand for the unveiling of a monumental bronze sculpture of himself. The statue is in the Rockwall County Courthouse lobby. Before serving in Congress and, before that, as a state senator, Hall was the Rockwall County judge, then the ...

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  12. Senate passes anti-red light camera billRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Off the Kuff

    Red-light cameras in Dallas and other Texas cities would be gradually turned off under legislation approved Wednesday by the Senate. The measure by Sen. Bob Hall, a Republican whose district includes part of Dallas County, along with Rockwall and Kaufman counties, would initially prohibit the future use of the cameras at intersections.

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  13. Legislation could shut down red-light camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Red-light cameras in Denton, Dallas and other Texas cities would be gradually turned off under legislation approved Wednesday by the Senate. The measure by Sen. Bob Hall, a Republican whose district includes part of Dallas County along with Rockwall and Kaufman counties, would initially prohibit the future use of the cameras at intersections.

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  14. Senate votes to bar Texas cities from using red-light camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Red-light cameras in Dallas and other Texas cities would be gradually turned off under legislation approved Wednesday by the Senate. The measure by Sen. Bob Hall, a Republican whose district includes part of Dallas County, along with Rockwall and Kaufman counties, would initially prohibit the future use of the cameras at intersections.

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  15. Take Me Out to the Ball Game: Rockwall County Historical Foundation Presents Vintage Base BallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... history of baseball as well as the customs and practices of the players and spectators. Join members of Rockwall County Historical Foundation for a Vintage Base Ball match ( ) between the Rockwall Retros ...

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  16. Take me out to the ball game: Rockwall County Historical Foundation presents vintage base ballRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | North Texas e-News

    ... history of baseball as well as the customs and practices of the players and spectators. Join members of Rockwall County Historical Foundation on Sunday afternoon, April 19, 2015 for a Vintage Base Ball match between the Rockwall Retros and Farmers ...

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  17. Dallas sells Lake Ray Hubbard park for $31.8M; paves way for new developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Business Journal

    Elgin B. Robertson Park on Lake Ray Hubbard has been sold to the city of Rowlett for $31.8 million, which Dallas said it plans to implement a program to redevelop existing community pools and bring new pools to the city's parks. The Dallas City Council has approved the sale of Elgin B. Robertson Park on Lake Ray Hubbard to the City of Rowlett for $31.8 million deal, which will pave the way for new development for the suburb that sits in both Dallas and Rockwall counties.

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  18. Lavon Lake dredging project adds to North Texas water supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... ging to even modestly increase the lake's capacity would have produced enough dredge spoils "to cover all of Rockwall County in 3 feet of sediment," Hickey said.

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  19. Commerce Street Capital Advises Texas Leadership Bank on its Acquisition by Guaranty Bancshares, IncRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2015 | PR Log

    ... the services and products they offer to their customers. The transaction also allows Guaranty to move into Rockwall County, which is one of the fastest growing counties in Texas." Texas Leadership Bank is a $75.3 million community bank. Founded in ...

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  20. Texas-based Guaranty Bancshares buying Texas Leadership BankRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | SNL Financial

    ... Texas Leadership employees will join Guaranty's team as they continue to grow their banking franchise in Rockwall County and throughout Texas. Guaranty will continue to operate out of the current location for Texas Leadership in Royse City, Texas. ...

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