09 02 2014

Prepare now for fall/winter vegetable harvest

By Tommy Phillips Guest Writer   Mid-July means two things: the dog days of summer and fall vegetable gardens. Everyone can relate to dog days – it’s hot and humid, good only for dogs to find a cool spot to dig a hole. But fall gardens? In [...]

First Monday task force presents reports

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor The First Monday Audit Task Force presented two reports to the Canton City Council during a work session July 12. The task force was appointed in February to conduct an internal audit of First Monday policies [...]

Celebrating Independence

Pasture party pandemonium

By Donnita Nesbit Managing Editor As long as there have been kids and farms, there have been parties in pastures but a recent gathering in southeast Van Zandt County could only be described as pandemonium. According to Pct. 4 Constable Pat Jordan, [...]

Project Rehab repairs homes, builds faith

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor When most kids think of summer camp, their ideas don’t usually include early mornings, hot days and hard labor. But the group of youngsters involved with Canton Project Rehab do. Most of the kids involved [...]