04 18 2015

Law enforcement makes clean sweep of drug dealers, traffickers

Law enforcement makes clean sweep of drug dealers, traffickers By Britne Reeves Staff Writer   The City of Van can tip its hat to local and state law enforcement agencies as the streets of Van were swept clean of drug dealers and traffickers [...]

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month New Report Sheds Light on Child Abuse Child Protective Services investigated more than 168,164 allegations of child abuse or neglect in Texas last year. 151 children died at the hands of a parent or other [...]

The story of the Blue Ribbon

The story of the Blue Ribbon   The Blue Ribbon Child Abuse Prevention Campaign had its early beginnings following the death of a very young child. In the spring of 1989, Bonnie Finney, a Virginia grandmother received the devastating news that [...]

Citizens take opportunity to address court

By David Kapitan Staff Writer   The Van Zandt County Commissioners Court returned to familiar ground this week, listening to concerns about deteriorating road conditions that have become a thorn in the side for local citizens and commissioners [...]

Fulger honored with inspirational teacher award

Fulger honored with inspirational teacher award   By Britne Reeves Staff Writer Van High School’s JP Fugler has been awarded the The Kennedy Center/Stephen Sondheim Inspirational Teacher Award for 2015. The John F. Kennedy Center for [...]