11 01 2014

War between the states highlighted at history stroll

Lou Ann Everett dressed as Alice, the youngest daughter of Captain Thomas Towles, a Confederate veteran and prominent businessman who lived with his family in Canton, began the History Walk at the Towles family gravesite. She emphasized Towles [...]

Eagles host Braves in district opener

By David Kapitan Sports Editor   The chase for the District 5-4A crown officially gets underway on Friday night, with the 4-1 Canton Eagles playing host to the 1-3 Nevada-Community Braves at Norris Birdwell Stadium on Oct. 10. The Eagles opened [...]

Walk to highlight Hillside history during Stroll

Autumn Stroll on Oct. 11 will set the scene for the second annual History Walk in Canton’s Historic Hillcrest Cemetery. Restoration of this burial site of Canton and Van Zandt County’s earliest settlers began two years ago with a partnership [...]

Eiland earns player of the week honors

During each week of the 2014 football season, Ford Motor Company selects six student-athletes that have excelled on the field as Built Ford Tough Texas High School Football Player of the Week. Thanks to his sterling play against Spring Hill [...]

Canton Autumn Stroll Festival returns Oct. 11

The 14th Annual Autumn Stroll Festival will be Oct. 11 in downtown Canton. The event is hosted by Canton Main Street and is the program’s major fundraiser. From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Autumn Stroll will be held on North Buffalo Street. The [...]