05 26 2015

Ed Foundation hands out grants

Ed Foundation hands out grants   By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor   Like a group of magic genies or fairy godmothers, members of the Canton Education Foundation went marching through the halls of Canton schools recently carrying [...]

Digging in

Digging in  Council turns dirt for two projects By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor   In a symbolic but historic jester May 8, the Canton Council gathered at the corner of Buffalo and Terrell streets to symbolically turn the first shovels [...]

Texas Bank & Trust damaged by fire

Texas Bank & Trust damaged by fire   An investigation is currently underway as to the cause of an early evening fire May 1 that heavily damaged the Texas Bank and Trust branch building in downtown Canton. About 6:30 p.m. May 1, the [...]

National Day of Prayer to be observed Thursday

National Day of Prayer to be observed Thursday   The 64th annual National Day of Prayer is Thursday, May 7. A local prayer service will be held from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. on the east side of the Van Zandt County Courthouse. The National Day [...]

Chamber celebrates business, community

Chamber celebrates business, community   By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor   About 375 people put on their fancy clothes and gathered at the Canton Civic Center April 23 for “A Red Carpet Affair” – the Canton Chamber of Commerce’s [...]