01 31 2015

Handcuffed suspect escapes in police vehicle

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent   A suspicious vehicle report this morning led area officers on a chase that ended only after an escape in a police car that crashed into a truck and shots fired by multiple officers as the vehicle was used [...]

West Tawakoni council says lift stations for grant request

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent The West Tawakoni City Council chose wastewater lift stations as the target project for a community block grant request. The project was selected Tuesday night at a special meeting of the council. Mayor Calvin [...]

Help from their friends

  West Tawakoni Volunteer Fire Department needed a fire truck. Fire Chief Jeff Felts stands in front of one donated to West Tawakoni firefighters by the East Tawakoni Volunteer Fire Department. In addition, the Quinlan department also donated [...]

No holiday for firefighters

      The Christmas and New Year holidays were busy for area firefighters. Firefighter-in-charge Robert Gayden III directs efforts at an early morning structure fire on Main Street at the Edward Street intersection in Quinlan on [...]

Panthers named for All District honors

Quinlan Ford Panthers were named for All District football honors this week for District 7-4A. Athletic Director and head football Coach Todd Wallace announced the district’s decisions. Pics from Quinlan Ford include Taner Renfro, first team [...]