Van Zandt County
While most people are doing all they can in Van to help their neighbors, there are concerns the situation could bring out the worst in some folks.
Two people have been confirmed dead after a tornado hit the town of Van, just east of Dallas. During a Monday afternoon press conference officials confirmed that the number of people unaccounted for was down from 14 to three.
About two dozen people were injured and some homes destroyed after a severe storm struck the small town of Van in northeast Texas, an emergency management official said.
Alicia Moore went missing in November of 2012 after getting off a school bus near her home in Greenville.
Prosecutors in Texas may pursue criminal charges against General Motors, after the automaker publicly admitted its ignition switch defect is linked to the 2004 death of a Van Zandt County man.
A judge in Van Zandt County has reversed a guilty plea and manslaughter conviction for a woman who was the victim of one of General Motor’s faulty ignition switches.
A Van Zandt County man is in police custody for holding two Fruitvale women at gunpoint
A former prosecutor has asked a Texas agency to pardon a woman who pleaded guilty in a 2004 car crash that killed her fiance but which her attorney says was caused by a faulty General Motors ignition switch.
There were no escapes from the main jail in Canton, but more than 120 inmates have been moved from the East Texas prison because the locks are not working properly.
A Van Zandt county man is being held for attempted capital murder of a peace officer.
A North Texas woman, who pleaded guilty to a criminal charge in a 2004 car crash that killed her fiance, is suing General Motors Co.
A residential home explosion that occurred Sunday night in Van Zandt County has killed at least one person.