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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,...

Greatest Prayer Ever Prayed
Our new pastor at church said he wanted us to start a prayer service on Sunday nights. His desire is to pray for not only the sick and lost that we...

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...

POLICE REPORT 07/02/18 to 07/08/18
Requests for Police Service: 07/02/18 Disturbance (Verbal)/ Salt City Inn 911 Hang-Up/ 227 Spring St. Assist EMS/ 1401 N. Oaks...

50 Years Ago-July 11, 1968
Fruitvale’s annual Homecoming will be held Sunday. All present and past residents are invited to bring a basket of food and enjoy the day with old...

Fire Safety and Medical Report
7/01 pasture fire 1362 VZCR 1825 Brush Truck 1, 3 firefighters 7/01 smoke investigation 17 VZCR 1825  Brush Truck 1 and Brush Truck 3, 4...

Human Resources Director Dan Maucier presented amended employee handbooks to commissioners. County Budget Is In the Black
In the courtroom on June 27, one had the impression that John Manning, auditor from Patillo, Brown and Hill LLP of Waco, wanted to shout the good...

County Auditor Sandy Hill Likes Numbers
Sandy Hill was appointed by Judge Teresa Drum as the county’s new auditor on May 21, 2018, and Hill believes this is her favorite job yet in her 22...

Happy Fourth of July!

Van Zandt County Precinct 1 Deputy Constable Arrested for Sexual...
Canton -- A Van Zandt County grand jury has returned a true bill of indictment against David Beall, a Precinct 1 Reserve Deputy Constable for the...

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