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New 'Mummy' not dearest film in movie theatres
Spud Nut, The Mummy (PG-13, 120 minutes) is a different version of the 1999 movie by the same name, which did a better job of telling the story than this current edition...
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Star Gazing at Caddo Mounds Join Doug Parsons, Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Tyler Junior College for a night sky program at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site (SHS)...
'Cars 3' a fun, 4-potato ride for the entire family
Spud Nut, Cars 3 (PG, 89 minutes) is a delightful Pixar Studio animated movie about the latest racing career challenges facing Lightning McQueen, champion car #95....
CHRISTUS TMF recognized for revenue cycle performance
The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) announced the 2017 winners of the MAP Award for High Performance in Revenue Cycle, including four integrated delivery...
Summer fun to be had around area
Pools open in Cherokee County The Rusk City Pool is open from noon-6 p.m. each Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; noon-5 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays and closed...
Father/Son Tournament
Birmingham Forest Golf Club will host the annual Father/Son tournament on Saturday, June 24. Tee times are 8:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. Cost for the event is $50 per team and...
Meals On Wheels Dogwood Travelers Sponsors Trips
Meals on Wheels, Dogwood Travelers is sponsoring a trip to Cincinnati, Ohio from June 25 to July 1. Cost of the trip includes transportation; lodging; six breakfasts and...
Stephen F. Austin State University students studying at the Business and Hotel Management School in Switzerland will have the opportunity to take a variety of classes from culinary labs and specific areas of hotel operations and management of leadership classes geared toward the service industry. B.H.M.S. offers highly ranked hospitality management and culinary arts programming. SFA Signs Exchange Agreement with Business and Hotel Management...
Stephen F. Austin State University students in the hospitality administration program can now study abroad at the Business and Hotel Management...


Better Business Bureau’s Suggestions for Choosing a Caregiver for...
For many people, pets are more than just animals; they are faithful companions and family members. As much as pet owners may want to take their pets wherever we go,...
Hendrick Family Reunion
The annual Hendrick Family Reunion will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 24, at the Camp Ground Baptist Church, Hwy. 294 West, Alto. A covered dish luncheon will...
Car, Truck and Cycle Show
On Saturday, Aug. 5, The Angelina House (Senior Citizen Living) will host a car, truck and cycle show from 8 a.m. - noon, at 211 Phillip St. Jacksonville. There is a $20...
Community Hospitals Still Require Blood Donations For Patients
In Texas,residents can tell summer is here when the overnight low is 80 degrees or higher, kids are in camps, and ice cream is almost a meal unto itself. But vacations and...
Miss Juneteenth Pageant
The Booker T. Washington Community Center will hold its Miss Juneteenth Pageant on Friday, June 16. It will be divided into three divisions: •Young ladies ages 14 to 19...
Scholarship Bass Fishing Tournament Scheduled
The Stephen F. Austin State University Campus Recreation Department will host the fifth annual Worsham Bass Tournament on Saturday, June 24, at Jackson Hill Park and Marina...
Hendrick Family Reunion
The annual Hendrick Family Reunion will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 24, at the Camp Ground Baptist Church, Hwy. 294 West, Alto. A covered dish luncheon will...