Monday, October 16, 2017
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Celebration was in the air as the Canton High School Class of 1957 gathered at the Van Zandt County Country Club for its 60th year reunion Sept. 23, 2017.Who could guess those youngsters graduated 60... + continue reading
Monday, October 16, 2017
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Driving throughout downtown Canton, one might notice that a few scarecrows have thrown a lawn party or that the crows will have something to crow about during the Canton Main Street Autumn Festival... + continue reading
Monday, October 16, 2017
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An old nursing home in Canton is set to undergo major renovations and repairs as part of a project of New Beginnings Baptist Church in Houston.Heritage Manor Nursing Home on College Street in Canton... + continue reading
Monday, October 2, 2017
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From left, Jaydyn Allgood, Zayden Delafuente and Chandler Howk participated in the 2017 Canton High School Homecoming parade Sept. 25. The first and second grade Canton Eagles proudly proclaimed, “We... + continue reading
Monday, October 2, 2017
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Canton High School's drumline presentation of Shades of Blue earned the Class 4A school the Grand Championship at the Drums on Point 2017. + continue reading

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10/16/2017
The Canton cross country team made its way to Lindale Oct. 5, competing for the final time ahead of this week’s district meet with an appearance at the Lindale Invitational Cross Country Meet.Canton had runners competing in four divisions overall at the meet, including the... + continue reading
10/16/2017
The Canton Eaglettes kept themselves firmly in the middle of the playoff chase last week, splitting matches against Brownsboro and Mabank to remain in a tie for the fourth and final playoff position coming out of District 13-4A play.Canton traveled to Brownsboro Oct. 3,... + continue reading

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09/23/2017
The Canton Eagles tallied their second consecutive win in as many weeks Sept. 15, jumping out to a big lead and never looking back in a 35-20 home win over the visiting Mabank Panthers. The 15-point win by the Eagles was the largest in the series since a 46-17 win by Canton during the 2014 season.Canton made the most of Mabank’s decision to begin... + continue reading
09/21/2017
Two words can best describe why Sherri Doss would be interested in being involved in a worm farm business and those words are “dirt therapy.”“When I worked with emotionally disturbed kids, I always had a garden or something that involved dirt,” said Doss. “I am a big believer in dirt therapy. Fast forward to my retirement and moving to the Canton/... + continue reading
09/19/2017
The Canton Eagles made their way to Tyler last week, taking on the Grace Community Cougars for the fourth consecutive season. Canton, winners in two of the last three meetings with the Cougars, got the better of Grace once again securing a 42-31 win on the road Sept. 8.Grace took possession of the football first, beginning play at their own 16-... + continue reading
09/14/2017
Canton resident Katie Kindle spent the summer excavating at a field school in Tanzania, Africa, chiseling through rock at the Olduvai Gorge. Olduvai Gorge in Tanzania is an ancient hominid archaeological site, with occupations dated to 1.8 million years ago.Katie graduated from Canton High School in 2013 and University of Texas at Austin in 2017,... + continue reading
09/13/2017
The Canton Eagles opened play against a familiar foe Sept. 1, taking on the Brownsboro Bears in their season opener for the second consecutive season. A fast start and late defensive stand would prove to be the difference for Brownsboro as the Bears held off a late Canton charge to secure a 26-21 win over the Eagles.Brownsboro began play on... + continue reading

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10/16/2017
The Canton cross country team made its way to Lindale Oct. 5, competing for the final time ahead of this week’s district meet with an appearance at the Lindale Invitational Cross Country Meet.Canton... + continue reading
10/16/2017
The Canton Eaglettes kept themselves firmly in the middle of the playoff chase last week, splitting matches against Brownsboro and Mabank to remain in a tie for the fourth and final playoff position... + continue reading

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10/16/2017
A blunder becomes a successI admit that I am a recipe and cookbook collector—fanatic may be more accurate. My daughters Ashley and Tracie know that they can never go wrong by giving me a cookbook for... + continue reading
10/16/2017
CANTON HERALD, October 12, 1961: Van Zandt County Home Demonstration Club women are planning “to get acquainted with our neighbors” as they meet for Achievement Day Oct. 27 in the Board-Elwood... + continue reading

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10/16/2017
Celebration was in the air as the Canton High School Class of 1957 gathered at the Van Zandt County Country Club for its 60th year reunion Sept. 23, 2017.Who could guess those youngsters graduated 60... + continue reading
10/09/2017
The theme for Storytime on Friday Sept. 29 was pigs. The first book read was “Dumpy La Rue” by Elizabeth Winthrop a romping, rhyming story with exuberant illustrations. Next story was “Wait! No Paint... + continue reading