10 23 2014

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 [...]

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 [...]

Dr. Shane Terry’s children go to school in Canton, but his dental practice is in Wills Point

by Betsy McNeill Like pulling teeth! That was how hard it was for Shane Terry to decide to study dentistry. But that wasn’t the end of his challenges – Iraq was still to come. Shane began college with a major in pre-medicine, then [...]

Local teen travels abroad as part of People to People program

Wills Point area teen Makenzie Williams recently enjoyed the experience of a lifetime, traveling to Australia and New Zealand as part of the People to People program. People to People is a student travel organization started by President Eisenhower [...]