03 02 2015

Trustees honored, superintendent’s contract extended

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor January is School Board Appreciation Month in Texas and Canton ISD celebrated its trustees by providing a basket of goodies including artwork done by Canton Cadets special education students, metalwork done [...]

Canton students make All-State Choir

    Three Canton High School students have earned a place on the Texas All State Choir and another has been named an alternate. It is the first time in six years a Canton student has been named to the elite group of singers, said CHS Choir [...]

After 25 years in district clerk’s office, Pearman takes on county clerk mantle

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor   There’s a new county clerk at the Van Zandt County Courthouse but it’s a familiar face. Pam Pearman was sworn into office as Van Zandt County Clerk Jan. 1 but she’s been a regular at the courthouse [...]

‘Little Hope Was Arson’ to show in Edom

At 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 10, The Old Firehouse Cinema Independent Film Series will present “Little Hope Was Arson,” the story of the East Texas church fires of 2010. The 71-minute film was directed by Theo Love. According to promotional [...]

Seeing Santa