01 29 2015

Marble obelisk unveiled at VZC Veterans Memorial

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer   The Van Zandt County Veterans Memorial is now home to a marble archway depicting war scenes from every branch of military. The obelisk was installed in the VZC Veterans Memorial earlier this moth and took [...]

Prized trailer stolen from VHS Ag Mechanics

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer A trailer that was custom built by the Agriculture Mechanics students at Van High School has been stolen. The red and white pinstriped trailer was stolen in the early hours of Monday, Dec. 15 from the AG Mechanics [...]

Chief of Police Richardson announces retirement; Marshal Davis pushes for animal shelter

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer Tony Richardson, who served as Van chief of police, has announced his retirement. Richardson served as chief from May 2011. No interim chief has been named as of presstime. Van Police Investigator Tim Scharfenberg [...]

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Van ISD Way Off Broadway opens with Cotton Patch Gospel production

From Staff Reports Van High School’s Way Off Broadway will open its 2014 season with Cotton Patch Gospel, a reverential retelling of the Gospels of Mathew and John set in a contemporary Southern Bluegrass setting. Written by Tom Key and Russell [...]