04 20 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 [...]

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 [...]

Extensive repairs needed for VISD facilities

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer With Van ISD enrollment growing, expansion and planning –from small maintenance repairs to large projects that will take a considerable number of years to complete – were at the forefront of discussion at the [...]

Parks and Rec board geared up for change

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer It seems as if the only thing stopping the newly appointed Parks and Recreation board is the decision on how to start implementing changes for Van. Board members met Feb. 11 for the very first time at the Van Community [...]

Citizens ask council to make new rules

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer It appears ordinances are a hot topic in Van. From RVs being parked illegally to elderly ladies driving golf carts down Main Street, the Van City Council heard requests from citizens on specific ordinances and what [...]