02 27 2015

Tawakoni rescue saves two lives

Second boat responds to calls for help   By Larry Briscoe Correspondent   Two men were rescued from the top of their capsized boat Friday afternoon when their calls for help were heard by another boat. “He saved our lives.” Justin [...]

Hamil stresses optimism at monthly chamber lunch

Annual auction announced for May 9   By Larry Briscoe Correspondent   Local dentist Dr. Gene Hamil hosted and spoke on optimism at the February monthly luncheon of the Lake Tawakoni Regional Chamber of Commerce. Hamil pointed out the [...]

Vandals fall short of playoffs with 50-47 loss

  By David Kapitan Sports Editor   GRAND SALINE – The Emory Rains Wildcats and Van Vandals tangled in Grand Saline on Feb. 20, each looking to stake their claim as the fourth and final playoff qualifier to come out of District 14-4A. Four [...]

TMS girls play in district competition

TMS girls play in district competition The C.B. Thompson Middle School Lady Panthers competed this week in district competition. Coach Brittany Wilkens reported the eighth-grade A team took third place after they lost 24-27 in the first game [...]

Work on new park expected in March

QSID school board hears update, reports; presents awards  By Larry Briscoe Correspondent   The Quinlan Independent School District School Board took on a jam-packed schedule Monday night with action on business, reports and awards. The [...]