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Alto Middle School 3rd Six Weeks Honor Rolls
All A Honor Roll 6th Grade – Allieanna Durrett, Oscar Gonzalez, Luis Rangel and Kayleigh Ranniger. 7th Grade – Campbell Bailey, Kyndall Dixon, Jackson Duplichain, Mason...
Alto Elementary 3rd Six Wells Honor Rolls
All A Honor Roll Kindergarten - Jacuelyn Arreguin, Adelyn Campa, Lola Felder, Abby Isaacs, Carter Knight, Zi’Yan Tyra, Landon White, Wade Black, Bella Cervantes, Knox...
2018 Winter Gala
Piney Woods Fine Arts Association 2018 Winter Gala benefiting Arts in Education on Saturday, Jan. 20 at Park Hill Farm, 1901 W. Navarro, Crockett. There will be cocktails,...
Wells resident Named to Dean’s List
More than 4,240 Baylor University students were named to the Dean’s Academic Honor Roll for the 2017 fall semester. Students honored on the Dean’s List are Baylor...
Free Clogging Lessons
The Cherokee Cloggers will be offering beginners clogging lessons Thursday, Jan. 18 at the Rusk Civic Center at 5:30. There is no cost for lessons and everyone is welcome;...
Cherokee County Emergency Management Coordinator Sidney Riley...
During the Dec. 20 meeting, Rotarian Dianna Rowell, Administrator at Jacksonville Healthcare Center, hosted Sidney Riley, Emergency Management...


Cinderella National Broadway Tour
The Temple Theater in Lufkin will present Cinderella - National Broadway Tour on Sunday, Jan. 21 at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella is the Tony Award...
NSDAR announces Meeting
The next regular monthly meeting of the Major Thaddeus Beall Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR), is scheduled for 2 p.m., Thursday, Jan....
Cherokee County residents Named to Dean’s List
The following students were named to the Fall 2017 Dean’s List at LeTourneau University. The Dean’s List recognizes students who have achieved a grade point average between...
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Announces 2018 RODEOHOUSTON lineup
The 2018 RODEOHOUSTON entertainment lineup features a mix of country, rock, R&B and Spanish pop artists. Several RODEOHOUSTON favorites, plus six entertainers new to...
Rusk Leadership Institute Program
Starting soon. Learn the ins and outs and go “behind the scenes” of businesses and organizations around Rusk, like the state hospital, prison systems, Rusk ISD, Texas State...
Jacksonville resident Named to Dean’s List
Joshua Ambroson from Jacksonville, has been named to the Fall 2017 Dean’s List at McMurry University. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, a student must have maintained at...
East Texas Gem and Mineral Society’s Rock Club Show
The East Texas Gem and Mineral Society (ETGMS) is having its 22nd annual jewelry, rock, mineral and fossil show at the Tyler Rose Garden Center on Jan. 26, 27, 28....
Take Charge of Business at the Texas Business Conferences
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) has announced its 2018 Texas Business Conference schedule with 16 locations available throughout the state. The conferences offer...
60th Wedding Anniversary Celebration
McDonald Henley and Frances (McGaughey) Henley wed on Jan. 18,1958. They were married in Frances parent’s home in Alto.  Their first home as a...