Arts

“Elf, The Musical Jr.” Auditions
Cherokee Civic Theatre in Rusk is looking for approximately 25 male and female actors, ages 5-18, for this year’s Christmas production, “Elf, The Musical Jr.” Auditions...
Harvey Can’t Mess With Texas: A Benefit Concert for Hurricane...
A Benefit Concert for Hurricane Harvey Relief will take place on Friday, Sept. 22 at the Frank Erwin Center from 7 - 11 p.m. and broadcast on 11 TEGNA stations and stream...
Shake, Rattle & Roll – (in no particular order) Tavie Spivey, Brenda Spencer, LeAnn Bemis and Sissy Perry – will perform at the Cherokee Civic Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Saturday evening. Advance tickets are $15; at the door tickets are $20. CCT will ‘Shake, Rattle & Roll’ at Saturday show
RUSK – Cherokee Civic Theatre’s giving you a chance to rekindle your love affair with ‘America’s Sweethearts.’ Tickets are on sale now for an...


‘Logan Lucky’ a fast-paced, wild Southern crowd pleaser
Spud Nut, Logan Lucky (PG-13, 119 minutes) is a down home, heist comedy that uses some Hee-Haw type heroes to beat an unjust system. Channing Tatum and Adam Driver are...
Recent ‘Home Again’ home to 2-potato happy endings
Spud Nut, Home Again (PG-13, 97 minutes) is a female centric story that stars Reese Witherspoon as a 40-year-old mother of two daughters, who after 15 years of marriage,...
SFA’s University Series opens with Taylor 2 dance performance
The Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts will open its 2017-18 University Series with a performance of New York City-based dance company Taylor 2 at 7:30...
Nutcracker Ticket Sales
Tickets to attend the Nov. 16 and 17 performances of Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker at Stephen F. Austin State University were available for purchase by the...
‘Leap’ tells Cinderella-story about dreams, inspirations
Spud Nut, Leap (PG, 89 minutes) is a sweet, animated, Cinderella type movie about a young orphan girl named Felicie, who aspires to be a ballerina. She and her friend...
Rusk Farmer’s Market
The Market will be every Saturday starting Aug. 5 and have free Vendor Booths. Fresh produce, fresh eggs, homemade jams/jellies, sauces, canned goods, baked goods, candy,...
Country Music Legend, Charley Pride is coming to Crockett
Country music hall of famer and living legend, Charley Pride will be making a stop in Crockett to perform all of his hits in concert. Piney Woods...


Bluebonnet 4-H hosts County Wide Event
On Aug. 29, Bluebonnet 4-H hosted a county wide event to showcase various projects offered in the 4-H Program. Club members displayed pictures,...


Family Funday returns with Moon Mouse - A Space Odyssey
The Angelina Arts Alliance is proud to announce its first Family Funday during its 2017-2018 Season will be held on Sunday, Sept. 24. The Arts Alliance will present Moon...
‘Baby Driver:’ pure action and summer entertainment
Spud Nut, Baby Driver (R, 113 minutes) is pure, action driven entertainment that steals your heart and makes you duck for cover when the bank robbers start shooting up the...
Star-studded romp ‘Hitman’s Bodyguard’ worth several views
Spud Nut, The Hitman’s Bodyguard (R, 118 minutes) is a good, not-so-clean fun romp through Amsterdam by a pair of John Wick-type characters bantering profanely funny lines...
‘Nut Job 2’ nothing more than 2nd-string summer film
Spud Nut, The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature (PG, 86 minutes) is an animated sequel of a 2014 comedy made by a Korean studio. In this follow up story, Surly Squirrel leads...