10 31 2014

Three men rescued after boat overturns

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent   Life jackets and technology may have averted what could have been a tragic incident late Thursday night when a boat overturned at Lake Tawakoni. Three fishermen were rescued from the water a short time before [...]

QISD grad, educator to be inducted into Hall of Fame

  By Larry Briscoe Correspondent The late Bobby J. Aldridge who will be inducted this week into the Quinlan Independent School District Hall of Fame is one of Quinlan’s own. He grew up in Quinlan, was educated in Quinlan and spent the [...]

Spay-neuter mobile program serves 45 animals during visit

  Paws in the City’s “Fixin’ to Save” initiative visited Quinlan on Wednesday, Oct. 1, with the help of the Spay Neuter Network and its mobile clinic to provide free spay-neuter surgeries and rabies shots to 45 needy [...]

Catfish Festival underway at West Tawakoni

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent The official Catfish Capitol of Texas – the city of West Tawakoni – is hosting its annual Catfish Festival this week. “Although there is a small cost to see the circus, the park board along with great sponsors has [...]

West Tawakoni man killed in wreck

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent   A 46-year-old West Tawakoni man was killed Friday night in an automobile crash on Rabbit Cove Road in West Tawakoni near Raintree, according to Chief of Police Brandon Kilpatrick. Kilpatrick said Jerrol Lane [...]