09 16 2014

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 [...]

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Van ISD lowers tax rate 2 cents, gears up for school year

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer   At the last school board meeting before the 2014-’15 school year kicks off, Van ISD Board of Trustees voted to lower the tax rate by two cents. This will be the second consecutive year that Van ISD has [...]