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Norma Merrill Johnson (1939-2018)
Services for Norma Merrill Johnson, 79, of Fruitvale, are scheduled for 2 p.m., Thursday, April 19, 2018 at LifeHouse Fellowship Church with Bro. Mike Stone...
Awards Abound For Grand Saline ISD Students
It was Standing Room Only at the regularly-scheduled GSISD school board meeting Monday evening. Students with multiple UIL medals hanging from...


POLICE REPORT 04/02/18 to 04/08/18
Requests for Police Service: 04/02/18 Suspicious Person/ 203 Frank St. Indecency/ 1518 Spring Creek Theft/ 126 N. Main St. 04/03/18 Fire/...


SPCA of Texas Seizes 87 Allegedly Cruelly Treated Animals
CANTON--Tuesday, the SPCA of Texas, the Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Office and the Van Zandt County Constable's Office seized and the SPCA of Texas...


Vicky Laniece Patrick Arrests Made in SPCA Canton "Puppy Mill" Investigation
                    State of Texas vs. Vicky Laniece Patrick                     State of Texas vs. Darlene Elizabeth Broseh                    ...


McMillan's friend, Smith County JP Gary Alford issued the Oath of Office while McMillan's wife held the Bible.  Their two granddaughters were part of the occasion. Commissioners Welcome Two New Justices of the Peace
Two new justices of the peace in Van Zandt County were part of the Commissioners’ Court meeting on April 4, 2018. Sandra Plaster, who has...


David Savage, Gene Putman and Casey Jordan Council Names David Savage New Public Works Director
In a meeting with a full house of Grand Saline citizens, visiting bikers, new city attorney and some new city personnel, David Savage, a member of...


Keeping up with the Jones
Ronnie and Sandra Jones came to Van Zandt County because of the “Granny Seeds.” That is how Sandra describes the stories her grandmother told...


PRESS RELEASE KIMBERLY GOSNELL
On March 9, 2018 the Grand Saline Police Department was referred an alleged child physical abuse case by Child Protective Services. Officer Cayce Bosher was assigned the...
POLICE REPORT 3/26/18 to 04/01/18
Requests for Police Service: 03/26/18 Civil Matter/ 113 N. Green St. Harassment/ 608 N. Main St. Mentally Ill Subject/ 404 Clearwater...


Crystal Mayer read the proclamation declaring April as Sexual Abuse Awareness Month. Sandy Hill Named County Auditor By Judge Teresa Drum
Sandy Hill Named County Auditor By Judge Teresa Drum By Vy Townsend Malcik Staff Writer In the March 21 county commissioners court...


K9s4COPs, NFL player to gift K9 to Grand Saline Police Department
GRAND SALINE, Tex. (KBTX)- College Station-based, nationwide non-profit K9s4COPs, along with the University of Texas National Championship Alumnus...


Van Zandt County Child Welfare Board: A Part of the Bigger Picture
Many Van Zandt county citizens may not be aware of the local Child Welfare Board (CWB), but the board is an integral part of a network of...


GSISD Trustees Consider Addition of School Resource Officer
GSISD Superintendent Micah Lewis told trustees he will be meeting with the city’s Public Safety Coordinator and members of the Grand Saline Police...


POLICE REPORT 3/19/18 to 03/25/18
Requests for Police Service: 03/19/18 Assist VZCSO/ FM 857 @ FM 1255 Code/Animal Complaint/ 615 Circle Dr. 03/20/18 Missing Adult/ 501 N....


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