Friday, July 21, 2017
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Council hears annual report, city honors employees The East Tawakoni City Council received an upbeat audit report Tuesday night of the city’s financial operations last year at its regular... + continue reading
Monday, July 17, 2017
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The West Tawakoni City Council awarded a contract Tuesday night for the construction of a new ground water storage tank. Travis Reed of Schaumburg and Polk, Inc., the city’s engineering firm... + continue reading
Sunday, July 16, 2017
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The Quinlan Economic Development Corporation (QEDC) board made decisions with its engineer Monday night at its regular monthly meeting on improvements included in the downtown sidewalk project.... + continue reading
Saturday, July 15, 2017
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“The free football clinic put on by Quinlan First Assembly of God was a tremendous success with over 50 players in attendance as Southwestern Assembly of God University head Coach Frank Tristan... + continue reading
Friday, July 14, 2017
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The body of a 46-year-old man who apparently drowned was recovered Saturday evening near the Lake Tawakoni State Park boat dock. Justice of the Peace Jennifer Reeves of Commerce pronounced the man... + continue reading

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07/21/2017
Volunteers needed for ramp project Volunteers are needed for a ramp project this Saturday in the Tawakoni area. Ramp Director Pat Taggert said the July 22 project should not take too long as it is primarily a repair job to give the residents access to get in and out... + continue reading
07/20/2017
No one who serves in the 85th Legislature was surprised by Governor Greg Abbott’s call for a special session to convene on Tuesday, June 18. When the regular session adjourned on Memorial Day, most of the legislators knew that there were critical items which did not... + continue reading

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07/09/2017
Amvets Post 36 Commander Terry Traylor presents flags to Courtney and Bailey Grimm at the post hot dog and baseball party. For more stories like this one, subscribe to the Quinlan-Tawakoni News or pick up a copy from one of our vendors.   + continue reading
07/09/2017
Quinlan FFA chapter member Matthew Bryant posts the colors while the crowd at Quinlan Community Park recites the Pledge of Allegiance. For more stories like this one, subscribe to the Quinlan-Tawakoni News or pick up a copy from one of our vendors. + continue reading
07/08/2017
Quinlan Public Service Department employees Garrett Jackson, right, and Victor Holley, center, prepare case after case of aerial shells for firing during the fireworks show Saturday night at Quinlan Community Park. Councilman Miguel Serrano looks over the operation. For more stories like this one, subscribe to the Quinlan-Tawakoni News or pick... + continue reading
07/07/2017
Anchor Inn and Marina loaded a 16-foot trailer with about 50 cases of water, delivered and helped unload it for the West Tawakoni Volunteer Fire Department, according to WTVFD Secretary Dwayne Hall. “The WTVFD is thankful to have citizen support such as this. Thank you Anchor Inn and Marina,” Hall said. For more stories like this... + continue reading
07/07/2017
Creed Fisher and his band brings their Texas Country and Southern Rock sound to West Tawakoni City Park Tuesday night to the enthusiastic appreciation of the crowd. For more stories like this one, subscribe to the Quinlan-Tawakoni News or pick up a copy from one of our vendors. + continue reading

Sports

07/15/2017
“The free football clinic put on by Quinlan First Assembly of God was a tremendous success with over 50 players in attendance as Southwestern Assembly of God University head Coach Frank Tristan... + continue reading
05/21/2017
Brannon McMillan took first place over the week in Lake Tawakoni Bass Club’s tournament at Lake Tawakoni. McMillan fished with son Clayton for the five-fish winning catch that weighed 29 pounds... + continue reading

Columns

04/04/2017
For most older folks, the word “tablet” brings to mind some kind of vitamin. For younger folks, a “tablet” looks like an overgrown cell phone. This is the kind of tablet we... + continue reading
01/04/2017
One difficulty that many people preparing for emergencies experience is that as far as they know, nobody else on earth is doing it. That isn’t true. Texas has a population of about 25 million... + continue reading

Lifestyle

07/19/2017
Steedman Farm, Quinlan, is a new member of the American Angus Association®, reports Allen Moczygemba, CEO of the national breed organization headquartered in Saint Joseph, Mo. The American... + continue reading
07/18/2017
Members of Amvets Post 36 accompanied Amvets state officers to the Doris Miller VA Medical Center in Waco on the Fourth of July.  “Every year Amvets Post 19, Bellmead, serves a special... + continue reading