09 30 2014

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 [...]

Van ISD Education Foundation to host tournament fundraiser

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer   Van Independent School District’s Education Foundation will host the eighth annual golf tournament fundraiser and lunch on Saturday, Sept. 27 at Twin Lakes Golf Course in Canton. The Van Education Foundation [...]

Council approves 2014-’15 tax rate levy

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer The City of Van has approved the rollback on the 2014-15’ tax levy at the proposed rate of the total taxable rate of $0.593590 per $100 valuation. The tax rate is $. 10 cents less than the preceding years’ [...]

Texas Pistoleros coming to Van Oil Fest

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer   Something old and something new will be gracing Main Street in Van at the 2014 Van Oil Festival Oct. 11. The festival, usually jam packed with vendors selling homemade crafts, merchandise and knickknacks, [...]

Mighty Vandal Band kicks off 2014-15 school year

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer   The Mighty Vandal Band kicked off the season with intense practices and performances during early August in preparation for the 2014-15 school year. “The first day of school on Aug. 25 was great, we are [...]