09 19 2014

Eagles improve to 3-0 after non-district win over Crandall

By Garrett Willis Sports Correspondent   Canton came into its Sept. 12 home opener against Crandall looking to stay undefeated, having already recorded lopsided victories over Grace Community (49-28) and Mabank (46-17) in previous weeks. [...]

COUNTRY PLACE SENIOR LIVING RESIDENTS MAKE BLANKETS FOR LOCAL CHILDREN IN NEED

Texans are known their generosity and enthusiasm to help those less fortunate than themselves. The residents at recently-opened Country Place Senior Living of Canton embody that spirit as they give back each week, providing a heartwarming and [...]

Eagles blow out Panthers, 46-17

By Garrett Willis Sports Correspondent   MABANK – The Canton Eagles, fresh off a season opening 49-28 win over Grace Community, traveled to Mabank on Sept. 5 as the clear favorite in their matchup against the Panthers. The Eagles wouldn’t [...]

Celebrating Dixie: Historical marker unveiled at downtown hotel site

A historical marker celebrating Canton’s Dixie Hotel was unveiled Sept. 5. The Dixie Hotel operated on Dallas Street in downtown Canton from 1915 to 1954. The marker was a project of the Canton Main Street Program, Van Zandt County Historical [...]

Eagles open season with 49-28 win over Grace Community

By Garrett Willis Sports Correspondent   TYLER – The Canton Eagles and Grace Community Cougars opened up the 2014 regular season in the Tyler Classic at Mewbourne Stadium on Aug. 28. The Eagles started slowly, finding their rhythm as [...]