11 27 2014

Top 10: Mighty Canton Band makes 10th straight state appearance

The Mighty Canton Band finished its run in the UIL State Marching Band competition in sixth place. According to information from UIL, the season started with 181 bands in Class 4A – 22 made it to the state competition, 10 marched in the final [...]

Cardinal ground game keeps Canton winless in district play

By David Kapitan Sports Editor   Any hopes for a 2014 playoff appearance by the Canton Eagles took a big hit on Oct. 24, with the visiting Melissa Cardinals stringing together numerous big plays in the rushing game for a 45-27 win. Melissa’s [...]

CPD helicopter gets make over

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor   The Canton Police Department helicopter is now clearly labeled as such. Last week, pilot Patricia Burch sat the newly painted copter down at Canton’s Hackney air field and the staff of 2 Hot Chics Custom [...]

Eagles dominate district meet

The Canton cross country team couldn’t have had a much better week, picking up five team titles at the District Cross Country Meet on Oct. 20. The Canton varsity boys, varsity girls, JV girls, junior high girls and junior high boys defeated [...]

ABC Room find new home, needs more friends

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor With a little help from its friends – and the Canton City Council — the ABC Room has relocated to city property adjacent to the Van Zandt County sheriff’s department facility. “It’s finally happened. [...]