Troup Recognized for transparency by Texas Comptroller
Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced the city of Troup is the latest local government entity to achieve specific transparency goals through the Comptroller’s...

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Pictured left to right, Jacksonville Mayor Dick Stone recognized Fire Chief Keith Fortner, Corporal Randy Wilson and Nathan Palmer as 2018 Employees of the Year. Brandon Worley was also noted as a 2018 Employee of the Year but was not present. JCC names employees of the year
Jacksonville Employees of the Year 2018, Corporal Randy Wilson, Brandon Worley, Nathan Palmer and Chief Keith Fortner, were recognized by Mayor...

How sweet it is…County Extension office looking for a few good...
Fancy yourself a blue-ribbon baker? The Cherokee County AgriLife Extension Agency is offering the chance to prove it during the local office’s dessert bake-off, to be held...

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Students at Christ the Redeemer Christian School in Rusk received a lesson in silvaculture and forestry January 11 as part of the annual seedling distribution sponsored by the Cherokee County Soil & Water Conservation District.  Tx A&M Forest Service forester Jacob Crowley gave a lesson on the importance of trees, care and planting instructions then assisted students in planting Shumard red oak seedlings on the campus. Planting for the future
Watching a tree grow is like watching the passage of time. Living amongst the forests of East Texas, it is easy to take trees for granted. But...

Beverly Hackney-Jones
Funeral service for Beverly Hackney-Jones, 43, of Alto will be held Thursday, January 24th, 2018 at 1 pm at the New Hope Baptist Church in Alto, Texas. Burial will follow...

Anita Faye Morris
A funeral service for Anita Faye Morris, age 63, of Jacksonville, is scheduled at 10 o’clock in the morning Saturday, January 19, 2019 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in...

Kay Moore
A funeral service for Kay Moore, age 67, of Jacksonville, is scheduled at 2 o’clock in the afternoon Saturday, January 12, 2019 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in...