Photo by Preston Binders Wills Point’s defense tries to slow down a Tatum ball carrier in a 28-9 loss to the Eagles Sept. 16.
Friday, September 23, 2016
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The Wills Point Tigers have found themselves in the midst of an offensive slump throughout most of the season, entering play against Tatum Sept. 16 scoring just 28 points in their first three games... + continue reading

Mitch and Cindy Goodson
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
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Cancer patients in Van Zandt County without reliable transportation now have an option to participate in the American Cancer Society Road to Recovery program.Patients fighting cancer need treatment... + continue reading

Photo by Preston Binders Tiger receiver Seth Wilson battles a pair of Yellowjacket defenders for a pass in the flat.
Saturday, September 17, 2016
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The Wills Point Tigers were well aware that they would be facing a tough opponent when they made their way to Mineola Sept. 9. The Yellowjackets, entering play with an 0-2 record overall, have been... + continue reading

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Friday, September 16, 2016
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The Tiger tennis team tested itself against a pair of 5A schools during their fall tennis season, taking on Whitehouse and Lindale Sept. 10. Michael McCormack makes an overhand shot. Read... + continue reading
Thursday, September 15, 2016
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The rock and rollicking musical Grease is coming to town at the Wills Point High School.Grease is a 1978 American musical romantic comedy film directed by Randal Kleiser and produced by Paramount... + continue reading

Photo by Preston Binders Wills Point’s defense tries to slow down a Tatum ball carrier in a 28-9 loss to the Eagles Sept. 16.

Mitch and Cindy Goodson

Photo by Preston Binders Tiger receiver Seth Wilson battles a pair of Yellowjacket defenders for a pass in the flat.

Photo by David Kapitan

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09/24/2016
After more than a month and a half of play under their collective belts, the Wills Point Lady Tigers will begin their bid for another appearance in the UIL 4A State Volleyball Playoffs tonight when they host the Mabank Lady Panthers in their first district contest of the... + continue reading
09/24/2016
The Wills Point Tiger Band has set a high standard of excellence by annually producing one of the top bands in all of Texas regardless of classification.During the 2015-’16 school year alone, the high school band earned a Superior rating at the UIL Region 3 4A Marching... + continue reading

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Courtesy Photo The Wills Point Tiger tennis team, ranked 6th overall in the state among all 4A tennis teams according to the latest TTCA Rankings, defeated Whitehouse 12-7 at home Aug. 29.
09/11/2016
The Wills Point Tiger tennis program enjoyed two pieces of good news recently, learning that they are currently ranked 6th in the state among all 4A tennis teams according to the TTCA Rankings released Aug. 25 and topping Whitehouse at home in 12 out of 19 matches played Aug. 29.Match results included:-Chase Daniell lost to Hector Cornejo, 2-6, 2-... + continue reading

Photo by David Kapitan Players and hometown fans celebrate in the background as Seth Wilson races past a Ranchview defensive back for a Tiger touchdown.
09/10/2016
The Wills Point Tigers hosted the Carrollton Ranchview Wolves Sept. 2, looking to even their season record at 1-1 overall through two weeks of play.The first win of the season was not to be for the home team, however, as the Wolves managed to corral the Tiger rushing attack while putting together just enough big plays to take home a 29-16 win.... + continue reading

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09/09/2016
Chuck Smith (22) hangs on to Ranchview receiver Daren Cornish as other Tiger defenders close in. The Tigersdropped the contest 29-16. Story and more photos in this week’s Sports.To read the full article, subscribe to the Wills Point Chronicle or pick up a copy from one of our vendors.   + continue reading
08/29/2016
AUSTIN – As the start of the new school year approaches, the Texas Department of Public Safety cautions Texans to watch for children who are walking to and from school or waiting for buses. Drivers should be especially alert and careful around school buses – which make frequent stops – and always follow traffic laws regarding school buses and... + continue reading
08/29/2016
The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Van Zandt County Event Leadership Team held their Wrap-Up Party late last month.Keeping the “Make Cancer a Fairytale” theme, the wrap-up event was a swim party based on “The Little Mermaid.”The 2016 Relay For Life of Van Zandt County raised almost $50,000 from September 2015 through August 2016, to... + continue reading

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09/24/2016
After more than a month and a half of play under their collective belts, the Wills Point Lady Tigers will begin their bid for another appearance in the UIL 4A State Volleyball Playoffs tonight when... + continue reading

Photo by Preston Binders Wills Point’s defense tries to slow down a Tatum ball carrier in a 28-9 loss to the Eagles Sept. 16.
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09/23/2016
The Wills Point Tigers have found themselves in the midst of an offensive slump throughout most of the season, entering play against Tatum Sept. 16 scoring just 28 points in their first three games... + continue reading

Photo by Preston Binders Tiger receiver Seth Wilson battles a pair of Yellowjacket defenders for a pass in the flat.
09/17/16

Courtesy Photo The Wills Point Tiger tennis team, ranked 6th overall in the state among all 4A tennis teams according to the latest TTCA Rankings, defeated Whitehouse 12-7 at home Aug. 29.
09/11/16

Photo by David Kapitan Players and hometown fans celebrate in the background as Seth Wilson races past a Ranchview defensive back for a Tiger touchdown.
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Beth Muse
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09/24/2016
As a retired kindergarten teacher, I loved to gather the children around me and read to them. The interest and excitement that they displayed was such fun to see; and I admit, I felt like a kid again... + continue reading

Brandie Flanagan, volunteering at the Van Zandt County Library
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09/21/2016
Bedtime—As a child, bedtime is a thing to dread, even fight against. As a parent, it's something to look forward to; but it's usually elusive, since there are so many things to finish before bedtime... + continue reading

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09/20/2016
Hannah Seigler participated at The 70th Annual American Shetland Pony Congress July 5-9 in Des Moines, Iowa. Seigler won Congress Champion in Foundation Mares 13 to 17 Years Older with 12 horses.... + continue reading

Courtesy Photo Larry Tuner of Wills Point is thanked by Van Zandt Genealogical Society President Jan Crow.
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09/12/2016
The Van Zandt County Genealogical Society held its monthly meeting Saturday, Aug. 27 in the Buchanan Room of the County Library.  Guest speaker for the meeting was Larry Turner of Wills... + continue reading