Courtesy Photo Wills Point senior cheerleaders Micaela Brewer and Myranda Boswell were both selected as NCA All-American Cheerleaders during the NCA Camp held at SMU this past weekend. The pair is hoping to do enough fundraising to travel to Orlando, Fla., in December to attend the NCA Varsity Spirit Spectacular.
Monday, August 3, 2015
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Cheerleaders begin fundraising to get to Orlando, Fla., event Myranda Boswell and Micaela Brewer are both WPHS senior cheerleaders, needing the help of their hometown to represent Wills Point and... + continue reading

Courtesy photos Van Zandt County Paranormal investigator Dominic Harris investigates a fallen headstone during a preliminary walk through of a VZC cemetery to determine if it is haunted.
Monday, August 3, 2015
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Paranormal team investigates county In this little corner of the country, hunting usually means camouflage, guns and four legged creatures. But hunting, according to the Van Zandt County Paranormal... + continue reading

Jettie Cockrell
Sunday, August 2, 2015
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Jettie Cockrell will celebrate her 102nd birthday Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Family and friends are invited to celebrate the occasion with her at Crestwood Nursing Home, 1448... + continue reading

FISD superintendent Dr. Jennifer Jones and Mrs. Rebecca Bain
Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Rebecca Bain has been named superintendent of Fruitvale ISD after Dr. Jennifer Jones leaves the end of August to teach upcoming principals and superintendents at the university level. Bain is a... + continue reading

Don and Jessica Bunch
Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Jessica Bunch is out of ICU. After 17 days in the hospital, Jessica was moved to a room a room last week, according to her dad, Don Bunch. “She is trying to eat a little, we have got to get... + continue reading

Courtesy Photo Wills Point senior cheerleaders Micaela Brewer and Myranda Boswell were both selected as NCA All-American Cheerleaders during the NCA Camp held at SMU this past weekend. The pair is hoping to do enough fundraising to travel to Orlando, Fla., in December to attend the NCA Varsity Spirit Spectacular.

Courtesy photos Van Zandt County Paranormal investigator Dominic Harris investigates a fallen headstone during a preliminary walk through of a VZC cemetery to determine if it is haunted.

Jettie Cockrell

FISD superintendent Dr. Jennifer Jones and Mrs. Rebecca Bain

Don and Jessica Bunch

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Courtesy photo Eleven members from the chapter and chapter advisors made the trip to Corpus Christi. Members attending were: Adam Brown, Katie Davis, Brooke Denton, Randy Denton, Angela Gislason, Madison Hendrix, Mason Hendrix, Sawyer Means, Spencer Means, Cash Nations, and Taylor Nations.
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Courtesy Photo Wills Point senior cheerleaders Micaela Brewer and Myranda Boswell were both selected as NCA All-American Cheerleaders during the NCA Camp held at SMU this past weekend. The pair is hoping to do enough fundraising to travel to Orlando, Fla., in December to attend the NCA Varsity Spirit Spectacular.
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Cheerleaders begin fundraising to get to Orlando, Fla., event Myranda Boswell and Micaela Brewer are both WPHS senior cheerleaders, needing the help of their hometown to represent Wills Point and... + continue reading

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State Rep Dan Flynn, right, poses with TPEA executive director as he receives his award.
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Courtesy photo Eleven members from the chapter and chapter advisors made the trip to Corpus Christi. Members attending were: Adam Brown, Katie Davis, Brooke Denton, Randy Denton, Angela Gislason, Madison Hendrix, Mason Hendrix, Sawyer Means, Spencer Means, Cash Nations, and Taylor Nations.
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