03 30 2015

Happy Birthday Dr. Suess

“It is better to know how to learn than to know.” ~ Dr. Seuss    

Commissioners face bumps in the road

Solutions, ideas on road repairs discussed   By Britne Reeves Staff Writer   “Van Zandt County is ran by people who show up,” is County Judge Don Kirkpatrick’s motto and in the Feb. 26 commissioner’s court meeting, the people [...]

County shows solid sales tax gains

By David Kapitan Staff Writer   February has proved to be very kind to Van Zandt County, with recent numbers released by the office of Texas State Comptroller Glenn Hegar showing that five out of six cities in Van Zandt County had posted gains [...]

Sunshine brings kids outside to get hooked on fishing

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer   In contrast to the cold, frigid weather experienced at the 2014 Kid Fish Day, the 2015 annual Kid Fish event had the backdrop of a clear, blue sky with temperatures reaching almost 77 degrees. Residents from [...]

Town Hall In session, informed New senator wants voters to hear from Austin

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor   Just one month after being sworn in as a state senator, Bob Hall came back to the District 2 to give his constituents an update on the legislative session in a series of Town Hall-style meetings. District [...]