05 26 2015

Town hall set for ESD #4

Town hall set for ESD #4   By David Kapitan Staff Writer   With the May 9 election looming just over the horizon, proponents for the measure that would lead to the creation of Emergency Services District #4 will be holding a town hall [...]

Former Cozby-Germany owner sent to prison for fraud

Former Cozby-Germany owner sent to prison for fraud The former operator of Grand Saline’s Cozby-Germany Hospital was sentenced to more than 11 years in prison and ordered to pay close to $600,000 in restitution after being convicted of health [...]

Law enforcement makes clean sweep of drug dealers, traffickers

Law enforcement makes clean sweep of drug dealers, traffickers By Britne Reeves Staff Writer   The City of Van can tip its hat to local and state law enforcement agencies as the streets of Van were swept clean of drug dealers and traffickers [...]

The story of the Blue Ribbon

The story of the Blue Ribbon   The Blue Ribbon Child Abuse Prevention Campaign had its early beginnings following the death of a very young child. In the spring of 1989, Bonnie Finney, a Virginia grandmother received the devastating news that [...]

Scam hits senior for thousands

Public asked to identify culprit   By Britne Reeves Staff Writer   A 97-year-old Canton resident has fallen victim to a home repair scam resulting in the loss of thousands of dollars. On March 25, the victim was approached at their [...]