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A long-ago friend told me that her mother, who was a ‘belle of the deep south’ was very modest and genteel, and embarrassed by even the remotest hint of indelicacy.

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Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor: As we enjoy the blessings of family and friends this Memorial Day, let us all take a moment to recollect the reason for this day. Today, we honor

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Failing schools have high percentages of under-performing students, disconnected parents, ineffective teachers and administrators and students with significant behavior problems. These schools are often located in poor and sometimes dangerous

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Van, Wills Point teams medal at State

The Wills Point Tiger tennis program charted a familiar path to close out their 2019 spring season last week, sending four athletes to compete at the Class 4A State Tennis

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Gunter edges Indians out of playoffs

The Grand Saline Indians were among the best teams in the area down the stretch and into the playoffs, scoring a series of impressive wins to reach the Regional Quarterfinal

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Van standout student-athlete Abby Jones capped an exciting week by committing to play tennis and study music education at East Texas Baptist University during a special ceremony May 21. Less

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Three finish in top 10

Varsity boys golfers representing 2A Martins Mill and 4A schools Canton and Van hit the road last week, wrapping up the golf season with a trip to their respective State

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