Area Interest

Get your garden started on the right track by taking care of some gardening maintenance before you get ready to plant. How to Guarantee your Garden Starts off on the Right Foot
As winter slowly winds down, many gardeners cannot wait to soak up the springtime sun and get their hands dirty in the garden. Such excitement is...


A gray pea gravel path edged with bricks leads to a quiet garden spot. Blue hydrangeas and Lily of the Nile brighten the area. Go Green with a Lawn-Free Yard
Take back your weekends this year by designing a lawn-free yard with little maintenance and no grass to constantly mow, fertilize and...


Rusk Farmer’s Market
The Market will be every Saturday on the square and have free vendor booths. Fresh eggs, canned items, homemade salsa, crocheted items, handmade jewelry, homemade bath...
Upcoming Events at Trinity Episcopal Church
Schedule for Palm Sunday, Holy Week and Easter 2018 all held at Trinity Church located at 1000 S. Jackson St. (across from Wal-Mart) Jacksonville: •Sunday, March 25 - Palm...
Austin Bank Named “One of 2018 Best Companies to Work for in Texas”
Austin Bank was recently named one of the 2018 Best Companies to Work for in Texas. The Bank was recognized and honored on Thursday, March 8 at...


Get Well Cards for Grace
The granddaughter of Kristina Keahey of Gallatin recently underwent heart surgery for the second time in her short four years of life. She is recovering at home now with...
Open House
Rube Sessions Memorial Library will host an Open House on Saturday, April 7, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in conjunction with Wells Homecoming. The library will be selling tickets for...
Reklaw Reunion
On Wednesday, April 7 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., The Reklaw Community Center will host the Reklaw Reunion. Anyone who went to school or lived in Reklaw is invited to attend...
“Spring Into Good Health” March 24 at UT Health North Tyler Clinic
“Spring into Good Health,” an annual family event that includes health screenings and education, is scheduled for Saturday, March 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the parking...
20th Annual Taste of Jacksonville
The Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce will host the “20th Annual Taste of Jacksonville” on Thursday, April 19, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. in the Jacksonville High School Cafeteria. ...
100 years strong
Norbert (Pops) Bennett was honored on March 6 with a party as friends and 4 generations of his family gathered to celebrate his 100th birthday. ...


HOPE's ride raffle
HOPE, Inc. is selling raffle tickets for a Ford F-150 12-volt battery-powered ride-on. Tickets may be purchased at the HOPE, Inc. offices, 595 S....


News Briefs
Miles Pike Homecoming concert March 24 Jacksonville native and gospel artist Miles Pike will hold his 11th annual Homecoming Concert at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 24 at...
‘Death Wish’ worth 2 potatoes, not as strong as original film
Spud Nut, Death Wish (R, 107 minutes) is a remake of a 1974 classic law and order, vigilante justice movie that starred Charles Bronson. Crime rates were a hot issue...
Caddo Mounds SHS Gentle Yoga and Foraging
Practicing yoga outdoors is a rare opportunity to cultivate not only an intimate connection with the body and mind, but also with the life-giving ecosystem that sustains us...
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