Monday, October 16, 2017
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Duchesses vying for the title of 2017 WPHS Homecoming Queen will include Claire Hiler, Molly Harris, Hannah Myers, Grace Roberts and Maddie Booth. The announcement of this year’s Queen will be made... + continue reading
Monday, October 16, 2017
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First responders, including members of the Wills Point Police Department, Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Office, Wills Point Volunteer Fire Department and Champion EMS were all dispatched to a local... + continue reading
Monday, October 9, 2017
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The Wills Point Tigers continued to chart a familiar course throughout the first five weeks of the 2017 season, following the pattern they established in 2016 by bouncing back from four consecutive... + continue reading
Monday, October 9, 2017
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The award-winning Wills Point Tiger Band’s marching season will reach another gear beginning this weekend with the group scheduled to kick off one of its busiest months with two contest performances.... + continue reading
Monday, October 2, 2017
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Students in Wills Point joined millions of others around the world on Sept. 27 by participating in See You at the Pole, a global day of student prayer that annually takes place on the fourth... + continue reading

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10/16/2017
The chase for a spot in this year's 4A UIL Football State Playoffs officially gets underway this week for District 6-4A teams with Wills Point, Canton, Dallas Lincoln, Dallas Roosevelt, Emory Rains and Ferris all set to begin play against one another beginning Oct. 13.... + continue reading
10/16/2017
The Wills Point Lady Tigers entered last week in desperate need of wins to keep their playoff chances alive, entering play against Brownsboro at the bottom of the District 13-4A standings after an 0-4 start to district play.Down but not out, Wills Point responded by playing... + continue reading

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10/02/2017
The Wills Point Junior High recently launched a new tradition, honoring student-athletes that have been leaders in the classroom and on the field, as well as the teachers that have inspired them to excel.Casey Cochran, WPJH principal, explained, “We started a new tradition where the boys football coaches choose four football players for the week... + continue reading
10/02/2017
Commuters traveling just north of Wills Point were slowed briefly after a major water leak near Tennessee Street temporarily resulted in Farm-to-Market 751 being cut down to one lane Sept. 26. City workers arrived on scene at approximately 7 a.m. to assess the damage before digging up the damaged pipe a short time later. Utilities Superintendent... + continue reading
09/25/2017
Editor’s Note: Prior to the start of the 2017-’18 school year, the Wills Point Chronicle asked the Wills Point ISD for permission to interview a new teacher about their experiences in the classroom at the beginning, middle and end of their first-year. This article is the first of a three-part series.From a young age, Wills Point native Sally... + continue reading
09/17/2017
The Wills Point Police Department, Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Office and Precinct 4 Constable’s Office put an end to a recent string of burglaries and break-ins around the county with the arrest of a suspect late last week.According to reports, the WPPD was alerted by a resident living outside the Wills Point city limits of a silver Infinity... + continue reading
09/16/2017
White Rose Cemetery Association bestowed a special honor on longtime member Bobby Mayfield late last week, naming a previously unnamed road outside the cemetery grounds Mayfield Drive for his years of service and dedication during a special ceremony Sept. 8.Following the introduction of all White Rose Cemetery Association board members and... + continue reading

Sports

10/16/2017
The Wills Point Lady Tigers entered last week in desperate need of wins to keep their playoff chances alive, entering play against Brownsboro at the bottom of the District 13-4A standings after an 0-... + continue reading
10/09/2017
The Wills Point Tigers continued to chart a familiar course throughout the first five weeks of the 2017 season, following the pattern they established in 2016 by bouncing back from four consecutive... + continue reading

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10/16/2017
Friday, October 13, 1961The Wills Point-Edgewood football game, which has been set for Saturday, October 21, instead of Friday night as previously scheduled has been designated as the homecoming game... + continue reading
10/09/2017
Friday, Oct. 6, 1961According to a story published in the Friday, Sept. 29, issue of the Terrell Daily Tribune, District Judge A.A. Dawson has submitted his resignation to Gov. Price Daniel. Judge... + continue reading

Lifestyle

09/19/2017
John Paul and Jenny Lee Robertson announce the birth of their son, Jonah Pierce Robertson.Master Robertson was born Aug. 12, 2017, at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene at 6:15 p.m.He weighed 6 lbs.... + continue reading
09/07/2017
Meda Clay of Wills Point celebrated her 98th birthday Thursday, Aug. 24,2017, by having lunch at a Terrell restaurant with a few family members. Afterwards, she was pleasantly entertained by a video... + continue reading