07 29 2014

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, [...]

CISD releases season ticketing information

The Canton High School athletic department issued an announcement recently, providing ticketing information for the 2014 football season. The announcement states: “2013 season ticket holders may purchase the same seats only beginning Monday, [...]

Project Rehab repairs homes, builds faith

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor When most kids think of summer camp, their ideas don’t usually include early mornings, hot days and hard labor. But the group of youngsters involved with Canton Project Rehab do. Most of the kids involved [...]

Douglas Battery batters Ben Wheeler

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer The sound of a cannon booming were heard in a Ben Wheeler pasture on June 14. Echoes of cannon fire sounded off throughout the day, brining a sense of time gone by back to the present. Members of the Douglas Battery [...]

Storm Drenched

A storm darkened Canton skies and dumped several inches of rain in a matter of a few hours June 12. The force of the rain caused the roof of the old Hilliard Hardware Store on Buffalo Street to collapse sending shattered glass and debris into [...]