Wednesday, May 24, 2017
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American Legion West Tawakoni Post No. 517 members welcomed bikers riding in the “Run for the Wall” when the procession rolled into Terrell. Sam Armstrong said, “Sadly, two of... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
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Two people died in separate homicide incidents over the weekend. An arrest was made in each case, and a charge of murder was filed in each, according to Hunt County Sheriff Randy Meeks. Meeks... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
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All four lanes of the new Two-Mile Bridge are open to traffic. Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) opened the eastbound lanes on the south side of the bridge Thursday, May 18, just over a... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
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A Quinlan Ford Fishing Team qualified for State competition. “We had several teams finish in the top spots for Regionals a few weeks ago. After a very rough day on the lake, we have one team... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
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Local children and their families came out for the annual Quinlan Independent School District Bike Safety Rodeo and Helmet Give-Away, held May 13 at A.E. Butler Intermediate School. The event... + continue reading

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05/25/2017
Amvets Post 36 and its Ladies Auxiliary held elections this week for 2017-18 officers. In the photo above, are installing officer Amvets Department of Texas Ladies Auxiliary President Kathy Stark, Chaplain Debbie Traylor, Sergeant-at-Arms Rhonda Turner, Secretary Tammy... + continue reading
05/25/2017
“Exit The Body”, written by Fred Carmichael, will open June 2 at the at The Talent Box. The nonprofit community theater is located at 244 N. 4th Street in Wills Point. The regular seating performance begins at 7:30 p.m. Other regular seating performances... + continue reading

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05/24/2017
On Sunday, May 21, “Run for the Wall” will be rolling into Terrell at 8:30 a.m. in Terrell, and the members of the American Legion West Tawakoni Post No. 517 will be waiting to welcome each and every one of them. This annual ride begins on May 17 in Ontario, Canada, and the final destination is the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. The... + continue reading
05/23/2017
The City of East Tawakoni has a new city council this week after votes were canvassed and winners from the recent election took the oath of office Tuesday night at the regular monthly council meeting. The new council includes two new members — David Rose in Place 1 and Lynn Wallace in Place 5 — as well as three returning members and... + continue reading
05/22/2017
American Legion Riders Chapter No. 517 of West Tawakoni present gifts and a monetary donation, valued at $1,000, last week to Fisher House representative Mr. Gary. Legion Riders making the trip include Commander Mike Nelson, Cathy Foster, Mary Wackerow and John Parker, James and Loretta Lee, Mark Chapman, Bill and Andrea Creed and four guest... + 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. For more stories like this one, subscribe to the Quinlan-Tawakoni News or pick up a copy from one of our vendors.  + continue reading
05/21/2017
The Quinlan Independent School District established the rates and set the date for a public meeting, the next steps toward the proposed “tax swap” Monday night at its regular monthly meeting. The meeting was set for June 5 at 7 p.m. The proposal would move 13 cents of the ad valorem tax rate from the interest and sinking tax (I... + continue reading

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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
05/20/2017
Josh Terry was named last week to the Sooner Athletic All Conference Team. Terry was one of the top hitters in the conference with a .438 batting average, .521 slugging percentage and a .589 on-base... + continue reading

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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

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05/25/2017
Amvets Post 36 and its Ladies Auxiliary held elections this week for 2017-18 officers. In the photo above, are installing officer Amvets Department of Texas Ladies Auxiliary President Kathy Stark,... + continue reading
05/24/2017
American Legion West Tawakoni Post No. 517 members welcomed bikers riding in the “Run for the Wall” when the procession rolled into Terrell. Sam Armstrong said, “Sadly, two of... + continue reading