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Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 12:00am

One of the major tragedies in the State of Texas was remembered Oct. 9 during the regular weekly luncheon of the Canton Lions Club as New London School Explosion Museum

Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 12:00am

Around 4:30 a.m. Oct.16 firefighters were called to Wallace United Methodist Church in Canton for a structure fire. Firefighters from Whitton, South Van Zandt and Canton Fire Departments were on

Sports

Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 12:00am

‘The Locker Room Show’ on Mineola radio station KMOO (99.9 FM) will be broadcasting live from the Dairy Queen on State Highway 80 in Wills Point from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday,

Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 12:00am

Teams from Canton, Van and Wills Point made the familiar trip to the First Monday grounds Oct. 15, competing on the same course used for the Running Eagles Cross Country

Columns

The fundamentals of our current economy are strong and stable enough to withstand a fight with our adversaries and emerge from the fight even stronger. As a result of deregulation,

Oct 13, 2019 - 00:00

See something, say something Dear Editor, For some time now, we have heard about ‘see something, say something.’ Have you ever wondered why it doesn’t work? No one listens. On

Oct 13, 2019 - 00:00

“ I have magistrated 39 cases, one inquest, one AB warrant, heard three appeals, five debt claims and served one eviction. My chief court clerk has entered 91 citations, with

Oct 6, 2019 - 00:00

Being a classroom teacher is the best and the worst of education simultaneously. Most students are fun, delightful and joyful to have in class. Then there are those children who

Obituaries

Oct 20, 2019 - 00:00

Betty Jane Polege Hubbell, 89, was born in Dunkerton, Iowa, to Ed and Lillian Polege on July 23, 1930, and joined her parents, sister, and husband, Robert Hubbell, children, Randy

Oct 20, 2019 - 00:00

Services for Patricia Jean Thompson, 76, of Ben Wheeler were held Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, at Eubank Funeral Home in Canton with Bro. Steve Glosup officiating. She was born Aug.

Oct 20, 2019 - 00:00

Funeral services for Richard “Richie” Garrsion Oats, 40, were held Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, at the First Baptist Church, 125 E. James Street, Wills Point. He suddenly passed away Oct.

Oct 20, 2019 - 00:00

Funeral services for Glenda “Sue” Eaton Mason, 71, of Edgewood, were held Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019, at Hiett’s LyBrand Funeral Home in Edgewood. Burial followed at Small Cemetery. She was