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Little BIG Easy in Edom


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At approximately 11:30 a.m., Sept 11, a Cassity Jones delivery truck was reportedly traveling at a high rate of speed heading east on Highway 64 coming under the Interstate 20

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Counties split on enacting burn bans

The list of counties in and around East Texas under burn bans continued to swell this week with Smith County officials enacting a 90-day ban effective at their most recent

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Construction updates released in VZC

Van Zandt County construction projects updates include: Crews plan to conduct mill and inlay operations on SH 19 north of I-20 and then move to US 80 west of SH

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First State Bank of Ben Wheeler recognized for challenge

The First State Bank of Ben Wheeler recently received their plaque and fitness trackers for winning the Walk Across Texas Bank Challenge. FSBBW team, the Road Runners, racked up over

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Van Oil Pageant registration open

Registration is open for the Van Oil Pageant. Forms are available at each Van ISD campus. Contestants can be from age 0-19 years with the Queen division open to those

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‘Bugs in Our Gardens’ program set

Erfan Vafaie, Texas A&M Integrated Pest Management Specialist, will speak at the Van Zandt County Library at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 19. Vafaie joined the Overton AgriLife team in 2013

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