Melton surprised with commemorative certificate Posted in: News Van Zandt County Pct. 2 Commissioner Virgil Melton Jr. received a surprise during the Jan. 5 regular meeting of the VZC Commissioners Court when he received a commemorative certificate recognizing his family for ‘100 Years of Family Living in VZC.’ Presenting the award to Melton, a descendant of Joseph Elmo Melton,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!