04 24 2014

Bronze maker finds life is art, a zoo

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer Tucked away in Ben Wheeler’s art gallery, The Walking Horse Gallery, is jack-of-all tradesman and curator Bill Williamson. Williamson looks like a hardworking, cowboy-hat wearing man that has rough hands and [...]

County appoints historical chairs

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer Members from the Van Zandt County Historical Commission were present in the courtroom as the county commissioner’s held their last meeting of 2013 Dec. 23. The commissioners appointed new members to the historical [...]

Mom sends love to Afghanistan

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer Everyone dreams of being home for Christmas, but for the first time in her life, Kaylee Hillhouse will celebrate Christmas half a world away in Afghanistan. Amy Hillhouse, Kaylee’s mother, will spend Christmas [...]

Burglary ring busted in Grand Saline

From Staff Reports Five suspects have been arrested and charged in what officials are calling a county-wide burglary ring. A multi-agency investigation concluded this week after information led agents to a home in Grand Saline, where officials [...]

For Martins Mill, learning is robotic

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer MARTINS MILL—The Martins Mill community, which lies in south central Van Zandt County, is one of the smallest communities in the county, but a new spark of ingenious design, creativity and teamwork is starting [...]