Wednesday, May 24, 2017
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The Wills Point Historical Society continued its annual Crosses for Courage campaign by placing crosses sponsored by family members and friends of deceased veterans at Ollie Webb Park along Highway... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Posted by Willspoint1
The Wills Point Historical Society continued its annual Crosses for Courage campaign by placing crosses sponsored by family members and friends of deceased veterans at Ollie Webb Park along Highway... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Posted by Willspoint1
The 150-member WPHS Class of 2017, led by valedictorian Shelby Nichole Robinson and salutatorian Anna Maria Paredes, will make the transition from high school seniors to high school graduates during... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Posted by Willspoint1
The Wills Point Tiger and Martins Mill tennis programs were well represented at the UIL State Tennis Tournament, sending a combined nine athletes to College Station May 18-19.The Wills Point mixed... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Posted by Willspoint1
With the 2017 season officially in the books for all District 13-4A baseball teams, coaches released their list of Superlative and All-District honorees.Not surprisingly, Canton, which won first... + continue reading

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05/11/2017
Woods Intermediate School has been working on a two-year goal to create a new “hands on STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) lab to enhance their student engagement. The new STEM lab will have an active student-centered learning environment. Students will engage... + continue reading
05/11/2017
The Wills Point Rotary Club, always among the most active local civic organizations, has announced that it will be hosting a community fish fry event today (May 12) at the Wills Point Community Center with proceeds received going towards East Texas tornado relief efforts.... + continue reading

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05/24/2017
The Wills Point Tiger Band had plenty to celebrate heading into their year-end banquet May 9, capping a school year that included an 18th consecutive UIL Sweepstakes Award and a fourth-place finish at the 4A UIL State Marching Contest.The evening included multiple presentations, including students receiving band letter jackets, senior recognitions... + continue reading
05/24/2017
Wills Point High School honored some of its best and brightest May 16 announcing scholarship recipients from the Class of 2017 as well as Who’s Who honorees for all grade levels at the high school campus.To read the full article, subscribe to the Wills Point Chronicle or pick up a copy from one of our vendors. + continue reading
05/17/2017
Four Van Zandt County student-athletes including Edgewood distance runner Cody Delarosa, Grand Saline high jumper Trent Easley, Van pole vaulter Kendall Brown and Wills Point wheelchair event participant Shelbi Walser, made their way to Myers Stadium in Austin May 11-13 to compete at this year's UIL State Track and Field Meet.To read the full... + continue reading
05/17/2017
A 2015 Wills Point High School graduate and Wills Point, Texas native is serving with a U.S. Navy squadron that flies one of the Navy’s most advanced aircraft, one with an important mission: keeping watch over the skies and oceans of the world.Airman Ryan Batchelor serves with Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 121, also known as the “... + continue reading
05/17/2017
The Wills Point ISD capped a months-long process at its May board meeting, finalizing changes to the way the district will calculate GPA and subsequently class rankings moving forward.Assistant Superintendent for Instruction and Accountability Barbie McMath initially introduced the item to the public at the March board of trustees meeting,... + continue reading

Sports

05/24/2017
The Wills Point Tiger and Martins Mill tennis programs were well represented at the UIL State Tennis Tournament, sending a combined nine athletes to College Station May 18-19.The Wills Point mixed... + continue reading
05/24/2017
With the 2017 season officially in the books for all District 13-4A baseball teams, coaches released their list of Superlative and All-District honorees.Not surprisingly, Canton, which won first... + continue reading

Hannah Sauceda competed in three events for the Wills Point at this year’s District 13-14 4A Area Meet, including the 800, 1600 and 3200. Sauceda qualified for the Regional Track Meet April 28-29 at Texas A&M Commerce with a top-4 finish in the 3200.

05/01/17

Chase Daniell fights the windy conditions to record an out on an infield popup against Canton.

04/30/17

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05/11/2017
Friday, May 12, 1961  Three comedies will be staged next Tuesday and Wednesday nights, May 16 and 17, in the high school auditorium at 8 p.m. The plays are being sponsored by, the recreation... + continue reading
05/02/2017
Friday, April 28, 1961  Judge George D. Staton, 80, judge of Van Zandt County, died April 24, at a Dallas hospital. Funeral services were held in Canton Tuesday afternoon. Interment was at White... + continue reading

Lifestyle

05/04/2017
The Daughters of the American Revolution enjoyed a day at the Wills Point Blue Bird Festival. Present during the festival were Jimi Wafford, Stacey Browning, Dottie Durrett and Judy West. For... + continue reading
03/30/2017
Van Zandt County, VZC Precinct 2 and the city of Canton were represented at the East Texas Council of Governments 94th Semi-Annual Board of Directors Meeting at Green Acres Baptist Church in Tyler... + continue reading

TVEC presented a $3,000 check to the Friends of the Library.

03/22/17

From left to right,  Sherrie Archer, Carrie Woolverton, Matthew Lee and Britton Lee.

03/14/17

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Scott Hyde and Duanne Harvey

03/14/17

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03/01/17

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Through its annual “All Fore” Kids Charity Golf Tournament, the Wills Point Rotary Club has been able to award more than $20,000 in educational grants for the district.

02/27/17