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Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 12:00am

A crowd of over 100 was on hand at the Silver Spur Resort in Canton Nov. 7 for the 2019 Van Zandt County Hay Evaluation Clinic and Auction hosted by

Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 12:00am

The 43rd Edgewood Heritage Festival was held Nov. 9 in downtown Edgewood. The festival held a number of attractions including an armadillo race, dog show, dog parade, a service for

Sports

Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 12:00am

Months of hard work and long miles for cross country runners from around the state came to an end last week with Old Settlers Park in Round Rock playing host

Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 12:00am

The curtain came down on regular season play for county football programs last week as Canton, Edgewood, Grand Saline, Van and Wills Point all wrapped up district play Nov. 8.

Columns

Nov 17, 2019 - 00:00

On June 12, 2006, my life changed. It was a transformation, a behavior modification. It was a big deal. Not really. I started walking every day. At first, I went

Nov 17, 2019 - 00:00

I had a conversation with a colleague of mine about how a seemingly benign assignment went badly for her. The assignment was for her first-grade students to decorate a coloring

Van Zandt County will host its first Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 5 at Canton’s old city hall located at 290 E. Tyler St. in

Nov 10, 2019 - 00:00

Thank you Dear Editor, And now, having partially recovered from the announcement of having my name added to the Van Zandt County Library, I want to make a speech. In

Obituaries

Nov 17, 2019 - 00:00

Graveside services for Bobbie Faye Eason Payne, 91, of Grand Saline, were held Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, at Woodside Cemetery with Father Victor Hernandez officiating under the direction of Bartley

Nov 17, 2019 - 00:00

On Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, Billy D. Worley, 83, passed from this life at his home at Wesley Manor in Sulphur Springs, Hopkins County, after a long struggle with poor

Nov 17, 2019 - 00:00

A celebration of life for Tommy Tucker, 59, of Edgewood is scheduled from 3-6 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019, at the Silver Spur Resort, 13785 TX-19, Canton. He passed away

Nov 17, 2019 - 00:00

Ruben Stanley Appleton, 79, passed away Nov. 5, 2019, at Baylor Heart Hospital in Plano. He was born Sept. 27, 1940, in Midlothian to R.S. Appleton and Frances Armstrong Appleton.