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Wade McMillan Seeks Election for the Next Justice of the Peace.
I am a republican committed to the state of Texas and the people of Van Zandt County and I’m asking the citizens of precinct one in Van Zandt...


Van Zandt County Chief Felony Prosecutor Tonda Curry Has Announced...
  Van Zandt County Chief Felony Prosecutor Tonda Curry has announced that she is seeking the office of Criminal District Attorney in the March 6,...


Bryan Slaton Launches Campaign for State House District 2
“East Texas small businessman launches second bid for the legislature” (Greenville, TX) Wednesday, Bryan Slaton announced his intention to seek...


433rd District Judge Dib Waldrip for Court of Criminal Appeals
I am Judge Dib Waldrip, 433rd District Judge from New Braunfels. The following are a portion of my qualifications and experience to serve as judge...


Heath Chamness Seeking the Office of Elected District Attorney
Current Smith County felony prosecutor, supervisor of misdemeanor department, and long time resident of Van Zandt County Heath Chamness is seeking...


Republican Cameron Jackson Kicks Off Campaign for Van Zandt County...
BEN WHEELER, TX – November 11th of last year, local attorney and small businessman Cameron Jackson announced his candidacy to fill the open...


Jail Passes Inspection
Sheriff Dale Corbett is pleased to announce that the Van Zandt County Jail has passed the annual Texas Commission on Jail Standards inspection that...


Vicki McAlister Volunteers 24/7 For VZC
Vicki McAlister, Canton resident, is Van Zandt County’s Emergency Management Coordinator. That is a volunteer job. She coordinates that...


Fire Department Report 02-14-18
Fire Activities 2-1-18 10:30-12:00 Worked on Eng. leaking air Sand Flat Section, 2 Firefighters G.R & R.C. and CR.C B-3 2-2-18 11:45-12:50...


POLICE REPORT 2/05/18 to 02/11/18
Requests for Police Service: 02/05/18 Suspicious Person/ N. Houston St. At Jordan St. Civil Matter/ 6352 Circle Drive Open Door/ 423 North...


POLICE REPORT 1/29/18 to 02/04/18
Requests for Police Service: 01/29/18 Fire/ 206 East High Street Alarm Call/ Old EZ Mart Open Door/ 600 Waldrip St. Code/Loud Music or Noise/...


GSPD High Speed Pursuit Runs Through Three Counties; Two in Custody
GRAND SALINE--On Sunday February 4, a high speed pursuit raced through Grand Saline and ended in Smith County when Grand Saline Police Department...


Kathy Smith Announces Bid for City Council
My name is Kathy Smith, I am publicly announcing my candidacy for a seat on the Grand Saline City Council in the May 5th local elections. I was...


Downed Filly, Neglected Horses Land Owner in Jail
FRUITVALE—Several horses are on the path to recovery thanks to a public outcry and a post on Facebook alerted authorities of mistreatment and...


POLICE REPORT 1/22/18 to 01/28/18
Requests for Police Service: 01/22/18 Assist Fire Department/ 221 VZCR 1604 Follow Up Investigation/ 112 E. Frank St. Missing Juvenile/ 400...


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