12 19 2014

Tigers fend off Yellowjackets in 57-52 win

The Wills Point Tigers played host to Ferris on Dec. 16, weathering a late surge by the Yellowjackets to secure a 57-52 win. Wills Point built up an early five point lead on its home court, taking a 13-8 lead after eight minutes of play. Ferris [...]

City mourns passing of DeWitt Deen

The Wills Point community lost one of its oldest and most respected members Dec. 14 with the passing of 102-year-old Roy DeWitt Deen. Deen, the second child of John Egbert and Duron Turner Deen, was born on Nov. 24, 1912. His siblings include [...]

Trojans power past Tigers, 82-35

By David Kapitan Sports Editor   TYLER – The Wills Point Tiger basketball team made its way east on Dec. 9, taking on the highly ranked Tyler All Saints Trojans. The Trojans, ranked 5th overall in the state among all large private schools [...]

Crowds flock to 20th annual Christmas on the Bricks celebration

By David Kapitan Staff Writer  Mother Nature lent Wills Point a helping hand last weekend, bringing in comfortable temperatures and plenty of sunshine during the city’s 20th annual Christmas on the Bricks celebration  Dec. 6. The beautiful [...]

Football Superlatives, All-District honorees announced

    With the football season officially over for all District 8-4A football teams, coaches announced winners of Superlative and All-District honorees this week. As expected, playoff qualifiers Van, Wills Point, Athens and Kaufman dominated [...]