08 22 2014

New rules in effect for boaters

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent New rules went into effect last week for boaters in Texas in an attempt to stem the spread of zebra mussels. Boats and on-board receptacles must be drained before leaving or approaching a body of fresh water anywhere [...]

Tawakoni to host catfish festival

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent   A three-day 2014 Catfish Festival was announced this week for the official Catfish Capitol of Texas. The impact from the remarkable success of the first noodling tournament ever held in Texas was still being [...]

West Tawakoni to host catfish festival

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent A three-day 2014 Catfish Festival was announced this week for the official Catfish Capitol of Texas. The impact from the remarkable success of the first noodling tournament ever held in Texas was still being felt [...]

Tawakoni’s own noodlers big winners in Oklahoma

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent Tawakoni’s own Millsap family lived up to the legend over the weekend at the Okie Noodling Tournament at Pauls Valley, Okla. Local noodling tournament sensation Billy Creed, chairman of the West Tawakoni Park [...]

Pritchett wins state rodeo title

Quinlan grad wins championship for right to compete at nationals. Quinlan Ford High School graduate Trevor Pritchett won the Texas High School Rodeo State Championship title Saturday in Abilene. Pritchett won the top spot repeatedly despite [...]