11 01 2014

First State Bank of Ben Wheeler Donates $22,500 for New Trail in Canton

By Brad Blakemore Publisher The Mill Creek Trail project is under way thanks to a great deal of planning, hard work and perseverance. The trail project is largely funded through a grant from Texas Parks and Wildlife. The project wouldn’t [...]

Beckett pleads guilty to one charge in hit-and-run

By Larry Briscoe Correspondent   Former West Tawakoni City Councilwoman Laura Denise Bailey Beckett has pled guilty to one count of failure to stop at an accident causing serious bodily injury or death, Hunt County District Attorney Noble [...]

Tiger Band advances to State

By David Kapitan Staff Writer   The Wills Point Tiger Band delivered another stellar performance during the competition heavy month of October, marching in the UIL Area Meet on Oct. 25. Even with a talented field of competitors and unseasonably [...]

CPD helicopter gets make over

By Donnita Fisher Managing Editor   The Canton Police Department helicopter is now clearly labeled as such. Last week, pilot Patricia Burch sat the newly painted copter down at Canton’s Hackney air field and the staff of 2 Hot Chics Custom [...]

Vandal Band earns 1st division rating

From Staff Reports The Van High School Band attended the UIL Region 21 Solo and Ensemble Contest on Saturday, Oct. 18. The band came away from the competition earning a first division rating. The band has a history rich in success, tradition, [...]