THE ROCKWALL COUNTY HISTORICAL FOUNDATION and 

THE ROCKWALL COUNTY HISTORICAL COMMISSION

present

THE SHERI STODGHILL LECTURE SERIES 2019

The Sheri Stodghill Lecture Series presents programs of historical interest from noon to 1 p.m. in the third floor courtroom at the historic downtown Courthouse in Rockwall. Lectures are free and open to the public.  Mark your calendar and join us as we focus on history: Then and Now!

Fall Schedule

Friday, September 13 Rockwall Success

Joy Bounds Greenwalt will present the 100 year history of the Rockwall Texas Success newspaper and its owners, including her family and relate significant events in Rockwall’s history reported in the Success.

Friday, October 11Talking Tombstones

Leigh Shelton, Director of Theater, Rockwall High School, and students will present a unique talking tombstone program. 

Friday, November 8Downtown and Around Town

Ryan Miller, Director of the Planning and Zoning (P&Z) Department of the City, will review Rockwall’s Historic and P & Z initiatives.

Friday, December 13 – The Rock Wall Revisited

This popular annual program will re-examine the history of the rock wall and the most recent developments regarding Rockwall’s unique underground formation.  Speaker TBD.