11 01 2014

Events calendar packed for October

By David Kapitan Staff Writer   Residents of Wills Point and the surrounding communities will have plenty of community events to keep themselves busy throughout the month of October, with local organizations planning a variety of events catering [...]

Vandals hit church, ballpark

By David Kapitan Staff Writer  The Wills Point Police Department and Van Zandt County Crime Stoppers are asking for community assistance this week after vandals caused damage and stole items from a local ballpark, and damaged a sign at a local [...]

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 [...]