05 30 2015

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 [...]

Vandals sweep Lady Lions

Vandals sweep Lady Lions   By David Kapitan Sports Editor   The Van Lady Vandals, fresh of a District 14-4A Championship, added a bi-district title to their resume last weekend, sweeping away the Kaufman Lady Lions with a pair of dominant [...]

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 [...]

National Day of Prayer to be observed Thursday

National Day of Prayer to be observed Thursday   The 64th annual National Day of Prayer is Thursday, May 7. A local prayer service will be held from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. on the east side of the Van Zandt County Courthouse. The National Day [...]

Commissioners continue roads, jail scrutiny

Commissioners continue roads, jail scrutiny  By David Kapitan Staff Writer   The Van Zandt County Commissioners Court covered plenty of ground at Tuesday’s meeting. Topics included the ongoing road conditions plaguing the county and potential [...]