This week in Canton history... Posted in: Lifestyle CANTON HERALD MARCH 26, 1964 A membership drive for membership in the Van Zandt County Recreational Association got underway Tuesday night at the courthouse in Canton when the organizational committee was given instructions by Pres. Bill Pickens. The proposed association is contemplating complete recreational facilities in a site located on Interstate 20, two ...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!