03 05 2015

Freshman filmmakers fly by competition – Film places third in state

From Staff Reports   Van High School has made its mark upon the film industry. During the State UIL Focus on Film contest in Austin, Van High School freshmen Rebecca Regan and Dallas McClaun tied for third place among 650 film entries. Their [...]

Happy Birthday Dr. Suess

“It is better to know how to learn than to know.” ~ Dr. Seuss    

Tawakoni rescue saves two lives

Second boat responds to calls for help   By Larry Briscoe Correspondent   Two men were rescued from the top of their capsized boat Friday afternoon when their calls for help were heard by another boat. “He saved our lives.” Justin [...]

Hamil stresses optimism at monthly chamber lunch

Annual auction announced for May 9   By Larry Briscoe Correspondent   Local dentist Dr. Gene Hamil hosted and spoke on optimism at the February monthly luncheon of the Lake Tawakoni Regional Chamber of Commerce. Hamil pointed out the [...]

Season ends in 67-65 loss to Ferris

By David Kapitan Sports Editor   The Wills Point Tigers traveled west on Feb. 24, looking to ignite a long playoff run with win over Ferris after limping down the home stretch of district play with three consecutive losses. A slow start and [...]