Tag: Quinlan

Ground was broken for a new Wataburger in Quinlan today. Image courtesy of Jennifer Grasse.

Quinlan Rocks

Quinlan, Texas on the southern edge of Hunt County has come into its own with the groundbreaking of Whataburger number 656 (just guessing here, folks) restaurant in Texas.  From just one store in Corpus Christi in 1950 there are now over 790 stores nationwide. The team from regional headquarters braved […]

A Ford High School FFA Chapter student leader carries the colors at the Walmart dedication. Image courtesy of the Quinlan-Tawakoni News.

Quinlan Walmart Reopens after Remodel

The Quinlan-Tawakoni News reports the community celebrated with Walmart this morning the store’s remodeling grand opening. The Quinlan Ford Panther Band, Flag Corps, cheerleaders and FFA chapter participated. Choir standout Austin Garrick sang the national anthem. Store Manager Matthew Hampton emceed the event. Other Walmart officials taking part were Market […]

David and his helper carry stone to the new sign in Quinlan.  Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Quinlan Welcome

A newly erected welcoming sign at the junction of Highway 276 and Texas Highway 34 in Quinlan was receiving finishing touches Friday afternoon.  The attractive brick sign enhances the flag pole and garden at this intersection.  The White Masonry and Stone Company from Balch Springs was finishing up the marker […]

The 276 Bypass will intersect at the junction of TX 34 and TX 276. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

TXDOT Decends On Quinlan

The Quinlan-Tawakoni News broke a story regarding the  Quinlan City Counsel hearing a  presentation by Texas Department of Education the other night regarding proposed road improvements for Quinlan.  The first is the proposed Texas 276 Bypass/Loop.  The Southern Loop will begin west of the city where four lanes close down to […]

A hew Welcome to Quinlan sign will be placed at the busiest intersection in the city. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Welcome Sign

The Texas Department of Transportation has completed landscaping for a new Quinlan, Texas welcome sign at the intersection of TX 34 South and Highway 276 East.  The Quinlan Economic Development Corporation is going over proposals for the brick, cut and natural stone sign this week.  There is still a lot […]