Wednesday, November 29, 2017
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The Wills Point Fire Department found itself back to a familiar mantra this week, once againadvising county residents to exercise caution if they are planning on burning brush or working with... + continue reading
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
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Organizers behind some of the biggest holiday events of the season are working hard this week, looking to put the finishing touches on this year’s installment of local Christmas staples.This year’s... + continue reading
Monday, November 6, 2017
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Jane Butler, dressed as a little old lady, was one of 27 entrants into the 0-3 age group at the BOO on the Bricks Costume Contest.For more photos, subscribe to the Wills Point Chronicle or pick up a... + continue reading
Monday, October 30, 2017
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The city of Wills Point issued another ordinance reminder to the public earlier this week, clarifying the rules governing the placement of signs on city, TxDOT and/or Union Pacific rights-of-way.A... + continue reading
Monday, October 30, 2017
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The Rose Fountain, more commonly referred to as the Rose Monument by locals, has long been an icon of the Wills Point landscape, standing guard in the downtown area since it was gifted to the city by... + continue reading

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11/29/2017
After a week off for the Thanksgiving holiday, the Wills Point Lady Tigers return to action this week welcoming 11 other schools to town for the annual Lady Tigers Basketball Classics Nov. 30-Dec. 2.Participating teams are scheduled to include Community, Dallas Life,... + continue reading
11/29/2017
The Wills Point Tigers are scheduled to stay close to home this weekend, joining 11 other area schools at this year's Jack Shellnutt Edgewood Invitational Tournament Nov. 30-Dec. 2.The varsity bracket will be separated into four separate pools, including Wills Point,... + continue reading

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10/30/2017
There will be seven amendments for Van Zandt County voters to recognize on the Nov. 7, 2017 uniform election ballot called by Texas Governor Greg Abbott. This election is not ordered by Van Zandt County.In order for an amendment to become part of the Texas Constitution, it needs the support of the Legislature and a majority of Texas voters. But... + continue reading
10/30/2017
Due to budget cuts, Workforce Solutions will be closing its office on State Highway 19 in Canton effective Dec. 31.The announcement was made Oct. 18 by Wills Point City Administrator Pam Pearson, who also serves on the Workforce Solutions of East Texas board, as she spoke to the VZC Commissioners’ Court during their regular meeting.“A couple of... + continue reading
10/30/2017
Wills Point Primary instructional coach Brandy Pearson received word from the Texas Association for Literacy Education that her article entitled "Bringing Vocabulary to Life" will be published in this years 2017 TALE Yearbook. Pearson was chosen for the July 2016 TALE conference as a presenter. Her breakout session included information to... + continue reading
10/23/2017
Van Zandt County Regional Airport, the once destitute airport in Wills Point, came alive Saturday as attendees, aircraft, classic vehicles, food, and fun abounded at the annual Fly-In.The day kicked off with the posting of colors by the Trinity Valley Young Marines, prayer by Doyle Ethridge, and Lloyd David Foster singing the National Anthem. DJ 1... + continue reading
10/23/2017
Claire Hiler, joined by her father Russell Hiler and 2016 WPHS Homecoming Queen Gaby Gonzalez, was crowned 2017 WPHS Homecoming Queen Oct. 13 at Ken Autry Davis Field. + continue reading

Sports

11/29/2017
After a week off for the Thanksgiving holiday, the Wills Point Lady Tigers return to action this week welcoming 11 other schools to town for the annual Lady Tigers Basketball Classics Nov. 30-Dec. 2.... + continue reading
11/29/2017
The Wills Point Tigers are scheduled to stay close to home this weekend, joining 11 other area schools at this year's Jack Shellnutt Edgewood Invitational Tournament Nov. 30-Dec. 2.The varsity... + continue reading

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11/29/2017
Friday, December 1, 1961Despite the rain and cold weather last Wednesday a good crowd turned out for the first of the two giant give-away drawings sponsored by the Wills Point Chamber of Commerce and... + continue reading
10/30/2017
The fourth annual Firemen’s Halloween Carnival will be staged downtown Monday night, October 30, and the chili supper will be held at the school cafeteria. Tickets went on sale last week, and may be... + continue reading

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11/29/2017
Elvis Allen of Fruitvale spoke to the Neches River Chapter NSDAR at its monthly meeting held on Nov. 9 at the American National Bank in Canton. His topic was “Witching (Dowsing) for Graves.”.Allen is... + continue reading
10/23/2017
Members of the graduating class of 1957 celebrated their 60th year reunion Saturday, Oct. 7 at Four Winds Steak House.“It was a super meal with lots of laughs and memories shared. Those remembered... + continue reading