09 18 2014

Second half surge carries Tigers to 49-21 win

By David Kapitan Sports Editor   FERRIS – The Wills Point Tigers evened their season record to 1-1 on Sept. 5, shutting down the Ferris Yellowjackets in the second half en route to a 49-21 victory. The Yellowjackets started the game on offense, [...]

Show Your Stripes Spirit Week events planned

Tiger Pride will be fully on display around the Wills Point area next week, with local businesses, organizations, and community members joining together to host a series of events and functions in conjunction with homecoming week. The Wills [...]

Tiger comeback bid falls short in opener

By David Kapitan Sports Editor FORNEY – Wills Point’s season opener against Forney couldn’t have started much worse, with turnover after turnover putting the Tigers into a house of horrors. Despite the early setbacks, Wills Point showed [...]

Ice Bucket Challenge comes to Wills Point

By David Kapitan Staff Writer The Ice Bucket Challenge has become a global call to arms in recent months, spreading awareness and growing fundraising efforts to fight amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) the world over. According to ALS Association, [...]

Work on closed RR crossing set

By David Kapitan Staff Writer   The city of Wills Point reached a milestone on Aug. 23, officially hitting the two-year anniversary of the tractor-trailer, Union Pacific train collision that shook nearby residences and closed the Ash Street [...]