05 30 2015

The Gray House

By Kayla McDaniel Guest Contributor   There have been many, many photos of destruction that the Van tornado produced. Pictures of uprooted trees, downed power lines and debris scattered throughout the town circled the nation and local [...]

Rainwater, Preston head VHS class of 2015

 By Britne Reeves Staff Writer Commencement for the Van High School graduating class of 2015 will be at 7 p.m. Friday, May 29 at Tyler Junior College Wagstaff Gym in Tyler. The class will be led by Valedictorian McKenna Alair Rainwater and [...]

On the road to recovery Van pushes back despite disaster

On the road to recovery Van pushes back despite disaster   By Britne Reeves Staff Writer   Emergency operations continue in Van through the combined effort of law enforcement agencies, relief organizations and hundreds of volunteers. Van [...]

Tornado storms through Van

Tornado storms through Van  Spirit of community shines on   By Britne Reeves Staff Writer   “We are Van” is the motto that sums up the identity of the 2,600 people who live in the community of Van. The town thrives on its oil [...]

Van ISD theatre deptartment to compete at state competition

Van ISD theatre deptartment to compete at state competition   From Staff Reports   The Van High School theatre has advanced to the prestigious state UIL OAP competition by winning the Conference 4A Region II competition at Texas A&M [...]