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News

Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 12:00am

Vickie Ragle and Regena Bell of the Therapy Dogs of Van Zandt County want to issue a public service announcement to parents of children to “be on your guard about

Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 12:00am

During a special called meeting July 8, the Van School Board accepted the resignation of trustee and board secretary Kevin Reed. Reed was required to step down from his position

Sports

Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 12:00am

The Van duo of Macy Rucker and Kennedy Dunn, and Edgewood’s Kenzie Smith, competed with the ETA1 volleyball team at this year’s AAU National Championship in Orlando, Fla., winning first

Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 12:00am

The Martins Mill Mustangs traveled to Grapevine last week, winning their second consecutive state title by posting a perfect 8-0 record at the Texas Basketabll Championships Summer State Tournament. The

Columns

Jul 14, 2019 - 00:00

For the past several years, my Bible study routine has been to read a chapter or two every day, from three different sections of the Bible. I split up the

Jul 14, 2019 - 00:00

We all go to bed and then get up the next day if we’re lucky. My dad worked turn work, one week he worked day turn. He was up very

Jul 14, 2019 - 00:00

Dear Editor, I am writing in response to the column written by Representative Lance Gooden (R-Tx) in the Van Zandt News June 16, 2019 edition, titled “DEMOCRATS GO ALL-IN ON

Jul 7, 2019 - 00:00

Someone famous once said, “So much success in life is just showing up.” Or words to that effect. I completely agree. Lately I have been through some medical issues and

Obituaries

Jul 14, 2019 - 00:00

Jerry Ed Bodin, 77, of Wills Point, went peacefully to his heavenly home on Saturday, July 6, 2019, surrounded by his family. A celebration of his life was held Monday,

Jul 14, 2019 - 00:00

Funeral services for Martha Marie Carter, 89, of Edgewood, were held Saturday, July 13, 2019, at Allan Fuller Funeral Home Chapel in Wills Point with Rev. Matt Ward and Rev.

Jul 14, 2019 - 00:00

Funeral services for Ruth Dale Allred Lowrie Bayless, 100, of Wills Point, were held Monday, July 8, 2019, at Hiett’s LyBrand Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed at White Rose Cemetery

Jul 14, 2019 - 00:00

Funeral services for James “Jimmy” Lloyd Cruz, 88, of Edgewood were held Friday, July 12, 2019, at Hiett’s LyBrand Funeral Home in Wills Point. Burial was held at Grove Hill