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Van Junior High School held a special ‘Pink Out’ pep rally to recognize breast cancer survivors Oct. 17. Photo courtesy of VHS Journalism Department

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Beard of Murchison wins Football Contest No. 8

With an impressive winning percentage of 89, Dale Beard of Murchison is the winner of Football Contest No. 8 in the Van Zandt News. Beard will win $50 in merchandise

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Burn ban lifted by Kirkpatrick

By order of Van Zandt County Judge Don Kirkpatrick, the VZC outdoor burn ban implemented by the VZC Commissioners Court Oct. 2 has been lifted, effective immediately. Kirkpatrick made the

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New London School explosion recalled

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

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Historic Wallace Methodist Church burns down

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

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County collection totals climb again

County cities continued to show positive growth as the year winds down according to the office of Texas State Comptroller Glen Hegar as the cities of Canton, Edgewood, Grand Saline

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Early voting begins Monday

Early voting for the Tuesday, Nov. 5 General Election will begin Monday, Oct. 21, and conclude Friday, Nov. 1, according to the Van Zandt County Clerk’s office. The location for

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