New confirmed, probable cases surge in VZC Posted in: News The number of newly confirmed and probable coronavirus cases in Van Zandt County continued to trend in the wrong direction with 170 new cases reported over the past week according to the Northeast Texas Public Health District’s most recent press release issued July 29. The 170-case spike reported between July 22- ...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!