Van Zandt County

Texas Man Accused Of Homeless Shelter Assault In ColoradoA North Texas man faces extradition to Colorado on charges that he molested a child at a homeless shelter.
Homeowners In Van Expected More From FEMASix weeks after a major tornado ripped through Van, Texas, the city is nearly done with debris clean up.
Escaped Van Zandt County Inmate CaughtAn inmate escaped the Van Zandy County jail shortly before 5:00 pm.m. Monday by scaling a 12-foot outer perimeter security fence topped with razor security wire.
Teen Arrested After Carjackings & ChaseAuthorities have taken a 16-year-old suspect into custody after a series of carjackings and a police chase, and two other suspects remain on the loose.
Tax Relief Available For Victims Of Severe StormsPeople affected by the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that took place beginning May 4 in parts of Texas may qualify for tax relief from the IRS.
Federal Help Arrives In Van For Storm SurvivorsA Mobile Registration Intake Center has opened in Van to serve people who sustained damage as a result of severe storms and flooding.
KKK Flyers Dropped In Van Zandt CountyThe flyers were sealed in plastic bags with rocks and chucked onto people's lawns or driveways.
Five Days After Van Tornado Neighbors Help Neighbors In New WaysVolunteers like Laura Darcy are feeding anyone who would appreciate a meal during the massive cleanup of the small town.
Couple Killed During Sunday's Tornado In Van Laid To RestFriends and family packed the Van United Methodist Church to say their final farewells to Brenda and David Tapley. The couple were the only two people killed during Sunday’s tornado in Van Zandt County.
Tornado Leaves Behind $40M Worth Of Damage In VanAn emergency official says a deadly tornado that blasted an East Texas town left behind about $40 million in damage.
New Information On Van Tornado As Early Curfew Take EffectThe National Weather Service says the twister's path was 10 miles long and 700 yards wide.
Van Works To Rebuild After Deadly TornadoGov. Greg Abbott declared Van Zandt County a disaster area, and Van officials asked people to pray for the city. But many people have done even more.