09 02 2014

Head-on collision leaves one dead

A 22-year-old Grand Saline man was killed in a head-on collision on Highway 17 the morning of Aug. 22. According to Texas Department of Public Safety reports, a Nisson Sentra, driven by Steven James Armstrong, was heading north on Highway 17, [...]

Eagles rally for 49-28 win over Grace Community

TYLER – The Canton Eagles overcame an inconsistent start in their season opener against Grace Community on Aug. 28, rallying from deficits of 21-14 and 28-27 to pick up a 49-28 win at the Tyler Football Classic. Eagle quarterback Chandler [...]

Cheerleaders have busy summer

As summer break is coming to an end for so many, it never really began for the Edgewood High School Cheerleaders. Their summer has been filled with countless activities starting with boot camp lead by Monica Price. At this camp, Price helped [...]

Wal-Mart building Express

By Pam Millican Correspondent Construction has begun construction on a new Wal-Mart Express on Highway 80 in Edgewood on the west end of town. Wal-Mart Express is a new store concept developed in 2011 for both urban and rural areas. There are [...]

County judge leaves office early

After almost 10 years of service, Van Zandt County Judge Rhita Koches left office Aug.1. Koches announced July 28 that she was resigning to accept a position with the Texas Association of Counties working with their legislative department. “For [...]