07 28 2014

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 [...]

Movie making at Tawakoni

Filmmaker Jim DeVault back at Tawakoni for latest horror By Larry Briscoe Correspondent Independent filmmaker Jim DeVault was back in town this month to film the second installment of his trilogy, “Blood Reunion.” Quinlan-Tawakoni was first [...]

Students’ actions in bus wreck awarded

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent Six Quinlan Independent School Districts students stepped up and took needed action after fellow students were injured on their bus in a major collision, according to QISD Chief of Police Pete Ferrara. They were [...]