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Editor's Picks

Friday, March 18, 2022 - 12:00am

With all District 14-4A basketball teams officially eliminated from playoff contention, coaches released their list of Superlative and All-District honorees.

News

Friday, December 9, 2022 - 12:00am

I like to create little challenges for myself that add fun to my outdoor lifestyle. A few days ago, I was with a group of friends and the subject of chili came up. The weather was cold and chili was a fitting subject. Everyone had their favorite method of making chili and when it was time for me to chime in; I stated that I’ve been making smoked chili for decades over a wood fire. “Chili just ain’t chili unless it’s made from fresh game meat, never frozen and has a smoked flavor,” says I.

Friday, December 9, 2022 - 12:00am

Van Zandt County Emergency Services District #4 officials and members of the Wills Point Volunteer Fire Department ushered in a new era Dec. 3, welcoming community official opening of the recently completed fire station located at 311 N. Fifth St.

Sports

Friday, December 9, 2022 - 12:00am

The Wills Point Tiger basketball program got its first taste of tournament action last week, making the short trip to Edgewood to compete in the annual Jack Shellnutt Invitational Tournament.

Friday, December 9, 2022 - 12:00am

sports@vanzandtnews.com The Wills Point Lady Tigers continued their march towards the start of district play last week, hosting teams from around the area for their own annual tournament.

Columns

Nov 4, 2022 - 00:00

Around Town

Ever wonder why goofballs walk this earth? You know them, not a serious thought in their head for more than 58 seconds at a time. They believe that life is a playground, and they need to enjoy each and every ride that exists. And taking on a serious role, where they have to act the part of the heavy? “Not happening, dude! That’s not the way I roll!” But we absolutely love having them in our lives, anyway. They have the ability to bring light and laughter wherever they go.

Sep 2, 2022 - 00:00

Dr. Buck VanTrease is the owner of Van Zandt Animal Care Center in Wills Point. He can be contacted at 21449 U.S. Hwy 80, Wills Point, Texas 75169, www.vzacc.com or 903-873-4100.

Sep 2, 2022 - 00:00

Is everybody up for the first game?

Obituaries

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1934-2022

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1959-2022

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1923-2022

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1962-2022