10 01 2014

West Tawakoni man killed in wreck

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent   A 46-year-old West Tawakoni man was killed Friday night in an automobile crash on Rabbit Cove Road in West Tawakoni near Raintree, according to Chief of Police Brandon Kilpatrick. Kilpatrick said Jerrol Lane [...]

Fruitvale Fire destroys Highway 80 residence; Firefighter treated for smoke inhalation

From Staff Reports   The home of Lloyd and Dena Erwin on Highway 80 in Fruitvale was destroyed by an early morning fire Sept. 22. The call about the fire came in about 3:30 a.m. Sept. 22. When Fruitvale firefighters arrived “the attic [...]

History Walk in Hillcrest Cemetery to include grave of ‘drummer boy’

By Lawrence Greer Special contributor   Hillcrest Cemetery’s second annual History Walk will take place during Canton’s Autumn Stroll Oct. 11. This year’s walk will feature soldiers of the Civil War who are buried in Hillcrest. James [...]

Events calendar packed for October

By David Kapitan Staff Writer   Residents of Wills Point and the surrounding communities will have plenty of community events to keep themselves busy throughout the month of October, with local organizations planning a variety of events catering [...]

Equestrian professionals compete in National Equestrian Championship Sept. 25-28

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer The Nutrena USEA American Eventing Championships (AEC) presented by VTO Saddlery, has become a shared goal for eventers of all ages and levels of skill. The Texas Rose Horse Park will host the event, and is located [...]