04 24 2014

UIL announces new districts for upcoming season

By David Kapitan Sports Editor The University Interscholastic League’s attempt to maintain a competitive balance in high school athletics, biennial redistricting based on enrollment figures, was announced Feb. 3, finishing a process that began [...]

Cost for West Tawakoni natural gas scrutinized

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent The cost to pipe natural gas to West Tawakoni probably means it is no longer in the short-term plans. That is the word from West Tawakoni Mayor Calvin Travers after a meeting Tuesday morning with Atmos Energy representatives. “I [...]

Eaglettes top Athens in district opener

By David Kapitan Sports Editor CANTON – The Canton Eaglettes got off on the right foot in District 15-3A play on Jan. 3, picking up an 85-45 win over the visiting Athens Lady Hornets. Canton got off to a fast start courtesy of a strong defensive [...]

New Canton EDC director hired

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor Albert Gonzalez has been hired as the new head of the Canton Economic Development Corp. He will also provide leadership to the Canton Convention and Visitor’s Bureau, the chamber of commerce and Main Street [...]

Community gathers to express gratitude to returning Marine

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor Flags, smiles and handshakes greeted Marine Sgt. Cameron Reese as he arrived at Papadale’s Restaurant in Canton Monday. Reese recently returned to the community after serving with the fighter attack group [...]