04 25 2015

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month New Report Sheds Light on Child Abuse Child Protective Services investigated more than 168,164 allegations of child abuse or neglect in Texas last year. 151 children died at the hands of a parent or other [...]

The story of the Blue Ribbon

The story of the Blue Ribbon   The Blue Ribbon Child Abuse Prevention Campaign had its early beginnings following the death of a very young child. In the spring of 1989, Bonnie Finney, a Virginia grandmother received the devastating news that [...]

Lady Vandals hammer Rains, 13-3

By David Kapitan Sports Editor   The Van Lady Vandals showed plenty of resiliency on Monday night, falling into a 3-0 hole against Emory Rains before storming back with 13 unanswered runs for another easy district win. The Lady Cats did all [...]

Citizens take opportunity to address court

By David Kapitan Staff Writer   The Van Zandt County Commissioners Court returned to familiar ground this week, listening to concerns about deteriorating road conditions that have become a thorn in the side for local citizens and commissioners [...]

State Meet wraps girls powerlifting season

State Meet wraps girls powerlifting season By David Kapitan Sports Editor   Qualifying lifters from Canton, Van and Wills Point traveled to Corpus Christi on March 19 to compete in the final event of the year, the 2015 Girls 4A State Meet. [...]