Canton sees 271 cases of virus Posted in: News Canton leads the county with the highest number of confirmed and probable (those with COVID-19 positive antigen tests) coronavirus cases in Van Zandt County. The daily number of cases continues to climb with the Northeast Texas Public Health District announcing 1,084 total cases as of Nov. 6. The overall death toll ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!