Mal Fowler and his wife, Emma, stand next to the Class 2A State Championship plaque that Fowler and his coaching staff and players received at Van High School in 1979. Fowler was the head coach of the state championship squad in Van that finished the season undefeated. The legendary former head football coach at Van and Canton will be inducted Feb. 25 into the East Texas Coaches Association’s Hall of Honor at a banquet in Texarkana.
MedStop Clinic in Van opened its doors for business Feb. 7 adjacent to Milano’s Pizza. Van is the first location for MedStop Clinic as they will open its second location in Big Sandy in the next few weeks. A third location is in the planning stages for Brownsboro. The Van location is open seven days a week from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. The business phone number is 903-963-2233 and their website address is www.medstopclinic.com.