11 01 2014

First State Bank of Ben Wheeler Donates $22,500 for New Trail in Canton

By Brad Blakemore Publisher The Mill Creek Trail project is under way thanks to a great deal of planning, hard work and perseverance. The trail project is largely funded through a grant from Texas Parks and Wildlife. The project wouldn’t [...]

Vandals clinch playoff berth, Tigers inch closer with wins

From Staff Reports   With each passing week, the playoff picture continues to sharpen for Van Zandt County football teams. Van became the first county team to clinch a berth with a rout of Mabank on Oct. 24, while Wills Point virtually assured [...]

One county team wins during second week of district play

From Staff Reports  The Van Vandals continued to distance themselves in the race as Van Zandt County’s top football team, recording another win to improve to 7-0 on the season, including 2-0 in district play. Other county teams weren’t [...]

Students experience impaired driving simulator

By Pam Millican Correspondent Edgewood High School Principal Jerri Wehmeyer told the EISD board members that high school students recently got to experience the State Farm Impaired Driving Simulator. The simulator was brought to the campus and [...]

Vandals still perfect with big win

From Staff Reports   Van Zandt County football teams finished 3-3 during the first week of district play, with Edgewood, Van and Wills Point all picking up big wins. The Vandals continue to show the way, posting a county best 6-0 record this [...]