12 19 2014

Flynn looks at next legislative session

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent Texas State Rep. Dan Flynn previewed issues for the 84th Texas Legislature Monday at a town hall meeting here. “I didn’t come here with a big agenda. I came to listen to you,” Flynn told the assembly of about [...]

‘A cure’ tops Christmas wish list for 12-year-old Andrews’ Quinlan family struggles with eight years of medical battle

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent A Quinlan mom and dad wage a battle for time every day for their 12-year-old son. The fight is in its eighth year for Misty and Michael Russell. Twelve-year-old Andrew was diagnosed in Sept. 2006 with a rare form [...]

Panthers end season with 29-20 loss to Pittsburg

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent The Quinlan Ford Panthers ended the season Friday with a 29-20 loss to Pittsburg. Panther scoring came on two touchdown runs by Johnny Solis and one by James West. Melvin Benitez was two for two on PAT kicks. James [...]

Waters makes grant, loan request to Quinlan EDC

Expanded Save Mart Pharmacy building proposed at former location   By Larry Briscoe Correspondent The Quinlan Economic Development Corporation heard a request Monday night for a grant and loan package for construction of a pharmacy. Longtime [...]

Boles shutouts Rivercrest

By David Smith Guest Correspondent The Boles Hornets kept the Bogota Rivercrest Rebels scoreless in route to their sixth straight win, 27-0, on Halloween last Friday. Boles running back/linebacker Cameron Walker had an 82-yard touchdown run [...]