10 02 2014

Commissioners discuss salary raises, employee benefits

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer   A thorough discussion during the Van Zandt County Commissioner meeting Sept. 23 led to the commissioners and the sheriff agreeing to approve the 2014-’15 salary structure for elected officials and all employees [...]

Vandals finish non-district slate with perfect 5-0 record

By David Barber Sports Correspondent   The schedule calls for the Van Vandals to have an open date from their football schedule this week. With the way the team is currently playing, they might wish that the open date would come later [...]

Vandals blow out Bears for fourth straight win, 52-8

By David Barber Sports Correspondent   VAN—If any Van Vandal fans wondered if their football team could top their impressive performance in Lindale last week, the team answered that question with a resounding performance Friday night against [...]

Equestrian professionals compete in National Equestrian Championship Sept. 25-28

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer The Nutrena USEA American Eventing Championships (AEC) presented by VTO Saddlery, has become a shared goal for eventers of all ages and levels of skill. The Texas Rose Horse Park will host the event, and is located [...]

Huge second half effort leads Vandals to victory over Lindale, 52-20

By David Barber Sports Correspondent   LINDALE—Chances are the next time that the Van Vandals visit the Lindale Eagles, they will not be scheduled as the homecoming game for Lindale. In 2012, the Vandals outlasted the Eagles to spoil [...]