04 19 2014

Van Community Ministries is ‘flushing out’ hunger

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer The Van Community Ministries is kicking off Spring with a flourish of activity. The VCM also has many upcoming fundraisers and projects planned and has also reached many goals that were previously set. The staff [...]

Gandy, McKinney stellar in shutouts

By David Kapitan Sports Editor The Van Lady Vandals have generated plenty of attention since the start of District 15-3A play, outscoring their first five opponents by a staggering 67-10. Those numbers became even more impressive last week, [...]

Vandals take district opener

MINEOLA – The Vandal baseball team defeated Mineola in their district opener on March 18, 8-4. Robbie Davis (2-1) picked up the win in relief of starter Garin Shelton. Garrett Walker and Mason Hassell also pitched in the contest. At the plate [...]

Commissioners approve resale request, plan Ben Wheeler pedestrian safety

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer In a short and sweet March 11 commissioners meeting, the sale of property, plans for improvement to Ben Wheeler’s pedestrian area and funds allocated to the Children’s Advocacy Center were all discussed and [...]

Lady Vandals dominate district rivals

By David Kapitan Sports Editor The Van Lady Vandals put together a stellar run throughout their spring break week, recording one-sided victories over the Mabank Lady Panthers and Canton Eaglettes to begin district play with a 2-0 record. The [...]