Lake Tawakoni is located in Van Zandt, Rains, and Hunt counties on the Sabine River. The lake is impounded by Iron Bridge Dam which is an earthfill dam with a concrete spillway. The lake has a surface area of 36,700 acres. Not one of Texas best fishing lakes however you can catch Bass, Largemouth & Smallmouth there. About 10 miles north from Wills Point.
Terrell lies in the north east section of Texas, about 30 miles east of Dallas and 20 miles west of Wills Point. Terrell is a banking and marketing centre for this agricultural area which features cotton, beef cattle and dairying as well as 33 local industries - garments, steel, aluminium, plastic and wood fabrication.
Attractions include the Carnegie Library Building was completed in 1904 and sits on the site owned by a local publisher who later became the Governor of Texas. R.A. Terrell House (c.1860-65) which is on the campus of Southwestern Christian College was one of the city's first homes. The home belonged to the founder of the city, Robert A. Terrell and is one of only 20 surviving round houses in the U. S. It is both a state and national historic landmark. There are many historic buildings as well as lots of recreational activities in Terrell.