04 23 2014

Canton High band gala honors retiring director

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor There were very few empty seats in the Larry Davis Auditorium April 4 at the Canton High School band gala as 23-year band director Rob Toups conducted his farewell concert. “We came just in honor of Mr. Toups,” [...]

Lady Vandals dominate district rivals

By David Kapitan Sports Editor The Van Lady Vandals put together a stellar run throughout their spring break week, recording one-sided victories over the Mabank Lady Panthers and Canton Eaglettes to begin district play with a 2-0 record. The [...]

Canton students shine on STAAR tests

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor Canton ISD students did very well on the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness, Superintendent Jay Tullos said during the district’s public hearing on the 2012-’13 Texas Academic Performance Report [...]

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Primary early voting starts next week

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor Early voting for the March 4 party primary election begins Tuesday, Feb. 18, and continues through Feb. 28. Van Zandt County voters can cast their early ballots between 8 and 5 p.m. Feb. 18 through 28 at the [...]