Van Zandt County

GOP primary: Van Zandt Co. ballot

Feb 26, 2014
provided photo

Regional and county offices

aclu.org

Researchers say that both nationwide and in Texas, arrests for marijuana possession show enforcement disparities along racial lines.

Greenville Herald-Banner

The Greenville Herald-Banner reports that the uncle of murdered Greenville teenager Alicia Moore has been arrested.

Greenville Police Department

Brandon Cole Thompson, who eluded Greenville police last week, has been arrested.

Avi Selk / Dallas Morning News

Answers are still being sought in connection with the death of a Greenville teenager.

Avi Selk / Dallas Morning News

The investigation in the death of a Greenville High School student is continuing.

http://www.wafb.com

CANTON - State Troopers have turned over evidence in the case of Frederico Acuna to the District Attorney's office, which is to be presented to the Van Zandt County Grand Jury later this month.

Kenneth Dean / AP Photo/The Tyler Morning Telegraph

VAN - Five children have died after a sport utility vehicle carrying 12 veered out of control and overturned along Interstate 20 in Van Zandt County.

fsa.usda.gov

COLLEGE STATION — James B. Douglass, Acting Texas State Executive Director for the Farm Service Agency (FSA), today announced that USDA Secretary Thomas A. Vilsack has approved the closure of 15 FSA county offices in Texas, a process that will begin immediately.

Settlement reached in animal abuse case

Mar 29, 2012
www.spca.org / SPCA

WILLS POINT - An alleged puppy mill operator in Van Zandt County has agreed to relinquish custody of all 35 animals recently seized from her property to the SPCA of Texas. 

Nearly 100 search for missing child, found unharmed

Feb 3, 2012

VAN ZANDT COUNTY - A missing three-year-old Van Zandt County girl has been found alive and well after a lengthy search that began Thursday afternoon.

One child dead, another injured in East Texas

Dec 13, 2011

VAN ZANDT COUNTY - Van Zandt County deputies and Texas Rangers are investigating two separate accidental shootings involving children.

One vehicle wreck along interstate turns fatal

Oct 6, 2011

VAN ZANDT COUNTY - A man is killed Wednesday after being thrown from his vehicle along a busy roadway and then hit by an 18-wheeler.

BEN WHEELER, TX (ketr) - More than 200 people packed into Moore's Store in Ben Wheeler Sunday to pay tribute to entrepreneur and philanthropist Brooks Gremmels. State Representative Dan Flynn and Van Zandt County Commissioner Ron Carroll read proclamations by the state legislature and county judge declaring September 18, 2011, Brooks Gremmels Day in Van Zandt County.