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POLICE REPORT 09/03/18 to 09/09/18
Grand Saline Police Department Requests for Police Service: 09/03/18 Other/ 227 N. Spring Civil Matter/ Valero Assist EMS/ 225 Red Bud...


Edgewood Police Department Sgt. Robert Dearing describes child identification program the department has designed for all children in county County Tax Rate Remains the Same in Approved 2019 Budget
In their meeting on September 5, Van Zandt County commissioners approved the budget for fiscal year (FY) 2019 when they voted unanimously for the...


POLICE REPORT 08/13/18 to 08/19/18
Requests for Police Service: 08/13/18 Alarm Call/ 136 East Garland St. Suspicious Activity/ 1101 CR 1129 Alarm Call/ 500 West Stadium...


Riverside Mission Church Graduates First Adult Class
GRAND SALINE--It's never too late is not only an age old saying, for 21 adults attending Riverside Mission Church's adult diploma program. ...


Grand Saline ISD Receives Great Scores from State Accountability...
GRAND SALINE--This week the Texas Education Agency rolled out the first official A-F ratings for districts throughout the state. Grand Saline ISD...


Grand Saline ISD Students Return to School August 27
Welcome back to school students and parents. We are excited to get the 2018-2019 school year under way as students start school Monday, August 27. There are some...
POLICE REPORT 07/30/18 to 08/05/18
Requests for Police Service: 07/30/18 Harassment/ 601 W. Wolfe St. Reckless Driving/ Hwy 110 S. 07/31/18 Suspicious Activity/ E. High @...


Grand Saline's Historic Landmark a Total Loss
GRAND SALINEā€”A Sunday fire destroyed an old landmark that stood for centuries near the intersection of highways 110 and 17 south of town. The fire...


Hood Remembered as Man Who Lived Life to the Fullest
While he was a man of many trades, the most important work Rex Hood did in his life always centered on helping others. Until his death on June 5th,...


Grand Saline Bridge (#3) Nears Opening
By Elvis Allen with Vy Malcik The 2015 sudden demolition of the arched, rickety, wooden bridge that spanned the Union Pacific Railroad tracks...


Fire Safety and Medical Report:
Fire Safety and Medical Report: 7/4 (1850-2205) Fire Works Harvest Fellowship Church FM 17 E-1 TD Brush-3 CL Brush-1 JM POV-JB Brush-2 WH POV...


School Board Approves Pre-K Tuition for Community
In both a Budget Meeting and regular School Board Meeting on July 16, 2018, GSISD trustees conducted summer business that enables the district to...


City Council Faces Possible Shortfall in Budget Projection
All members were present for the middle-of-the year city council meeting on July 10, 2018, and the gallery of visitors was also nearly full of...


Main Street Program Promotes Downtown Revitalization Through...
Tammy Weidman was part of a class of 17 new Main Street managers, assistant managers, and volunteers completing Texas Main Street orientation July...


POLICE REPORT 07/09/18 to 07/15/18
Requests for Police Service: 07/09/18 Suspicious Vehicle/ 602 North Oleander Civil Matter/ 311 North Washington St. Suspicious Person/ 681...


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