08 23 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 [...]

Free outdoor movie Friday

“Despicable Me” is the Canton Main Street outdoor movie for Friday, July 11. The movie will start about sundown (9 a.m.) and be shown near the Plaza Theater, 119 n. Buffalo St. Those attending should bring lawn chairs and blankets for sitting. [...]

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, [...]