11 21 2014

Waters makes grant, loan request to Quinlan EDC

Expanded Save Mart Pharmacy building proposed at former location   By Larry Briscoe Correspondent The Quinlan Economic Development Corporation heard a request Monday night for a grant and loan package for construction of a pharmacy. Longtime [...]

Two die on Van Zandt County roads last week

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor   Drivers under the influence of drugs may have caused two wrecks resulting in fatalities on Van Zandt county roads last weekend. Friday, Nov. 7 James Walter Price, 37, of Quinlan died in a crash on Hwy. [...]

Vandals strike post office again

By David Kapitan Staff Writer  For the second time in less than two months, the Wills Point Police Department is investigating a vandalism complaint received from employees of the US Post Office branch located on N. 4th St. Back on Sept. 23, [...]

Maples found guilty of capital murder

By Britne Reeves Staff Writer   A Van Zandt County jury found Larry Michael Maples, 45, guilty of capital murder last week. Maples was found guilty of killing Heather Maples, 34, in Ben Wheeler in March 2013. Maples had pleaded not guilty [...]

World War II vete’s wifereflects on husband’s bravery

 This article submitted by Country Place Senior Living of Canton. Though America’s Greatest Generation is declining in number each year, their sacrifices continue to secure the liberties we enjoy daily and their cherished memories remain [...]