03 27 2015

Tawakoni reaches 72.9 percent full

Tawakoni reaches 72.9 percent full Hopes high for wet spring to send water over spillway  By Larry Briscoe Correspondent Lake Tawakoni reached a 72.9 percent full elevation Wednesday after two weeks of winter precipitation. Forecasts for more [...]

Lake Tawakoni up 4.26 feet

Wet week followed by weekend rain pushes up elevation   By Larry Briscoe Correspondent A week of freezing rain, sleet and snow, followed by another inch and a half of rain over the weekend pushed the elevation at Lake Tawakoni up four [...]

Quinlan powerlifters advance to Regionals

Quinlan powerlifters advance to Regionals Quinlan Ford powerlifters advanced to the Region 3 Division II Powerlifting Meet and will try to advance to state competition on March 28. “The lifter must be first or second place or lifting a qualifying [...]

Brock, Goleman seek Quinlan mayor’s job

Brock, Goleman seek Quinlan mayor’s job Hawk Cove race develops; no contests in Quinlan ISD, East Tawakoni  By Larry Briscoe Correspondent Two Quinlan officials will square off for a run at the mayor’s office in the May 9 election. Incumbent [...]

Man in custody on cruelty to non-livestock animal charges

Man in custody on cruelty to non-livestock animal charges Arrest comes after firestorm backlash from Facebook post  By Larry Briscoe Correspondent After bragging about killing two dogs on Facebook last week, a Royse City man turned himself [...]