June 28, 2018

Friends describe Bob Albrecht as a quiet man who would help others when they needed it.

David Delcourt remembers a man who never said goodbye when he left a room.

“We’d be playing dominoes or be having a beer and you’d look up and say, ‘Where’s Bob?”” Delcourt said. “And...

May 11, 2018

Festival founder says performance likely his last 

Jay Melugin is expecting to especially enjoy this year’s North Texas Songwriters Festival. 

The event, Melugin’s brainchild, hits a milestone: 10 years. 

But there’s another reason for him to enjoy this year’s event: It’s...

May 10, 2018

Sidewalk construction has started on The Square in Pilot Point, but one property owner is unhappy about part of the city project: removal of five trees that line the Liberty Street sidewalk. 

Gretta Buchanan wishes the city did not have to take out the trees, which rest...

April 19, 2018

Kevin Price’s warehouse comes chock full of dishwashers, microwave ovens, and assorted other appliances and furniture. 

Price’s Right Price Resale, a resale appliance company, opened Monday in a white metal building on U.S. 377N in Pilot Point. Price received a certific...

April 12, 2018

Billy Longo calls himself a history buff who wanted to do something new for The Square in Pilot Point.

He ended up buying property south of The Square next to Lowbrows Beer and Wine Garden. He bought the property formerly known as the Tipton Hotel, which was built in 18...

April 5, 2018

Chance Kirby thinks contractors from Pilot Point should have a shot at bidding on jobs that improve businesses in town. 

During a meeting of the Pilot Point Economic Development board Tuesday night, Kirby lobbied for requiring applicants for grants from the EDC to obtai...

March 29, 2018

Aubrey ISD students and faculty will soon see new police officers on their campuses. 

The district plans to hire two new officers as soon as possible to upgrade security at its campuses. 

Superintendent David Belding said after meeting with the school board in closed ses...

March 22, 2018

Movie maven donates 10,000 movies to Pilot Point Community Library 

The way Mike Breslin explains it, his habit of watching movies occurred by circumstance, in the way so many people find something to do to keep themselves occupied when they are sick or injured. 


March 15, 2018

A local group in Pilot Point wants to preserve the Ice House building on Main Street and has created a petition for its effort. 

The building, in the 100 block of East Main Street, has been closed for decades, and Marie Ware wants to keep the Ice House and use the prope...

February 22, 2018

Doritos has offered people a chance to have their own a 30-second commercial aired during the Super Bowl for years, and I have often thought I could produce one of those.

My spot would feature ­­– what else? – a dog. People love dogs in commercials, research shows.

I won...

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