Community

Heritage Center museum needs volunteers
The Heritage Center of Cherokee County is seeking volunteers to host visitors at the museum on Saturdays and Sundays. Volunteers who would like to volunteer at the museum...
Fundraiser for local family
Rusk natives Shawn and Kathi Davis are holding a fundraiser for Shawn Davis who recently had triple bypass open heart surgery and was diagnosed with diabetes in the...
Summer Food Service Program
Alto ISD is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children 18 years of age and under regardless of race, color, national origin,...
West Side Elementary Jacksonville’s Tomato Fest Top Tomato Poster Contest Winners
Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce announces Top Tomato Poster Contest winners. Gene Brumbelow, owner of Dairy Queen located at 1501 S. Jackson is...


Mr. George Western teaches GED math classes for the Jacksonville Literacy Council at 5:15 PM Tuesday and Thursday evening in a classroom at the Jacksonville College. Call (903)586-6125 to enroll for the free instruction. Jacksonville Literacy Council Offers Free GED Classes


The JISD boosters won the Spirit Stick award. Winners of the Corporate Spelling Bee 2017 hosted by Jacksonville...


Jarratt Cemetery holds Annual Memorial Service
The annual memorial service and business meeting of the Jarratt Cemetery Association will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 3 at Jarratt Cemetery. The cemetery is located on FM...
United Fund sets campaign goal
A goal of $111,000 to support 19 agencies, has been set by the officers and directors of United Fund of Cherokee County. The fund raising campaign, headed by Vance Royon,...
Fundraiser for local family
Rusk natives Shawn and Kathi Davis are holding a fundraiser for Shawn Davis who recently had triple bypass open heart surgery and was diagnosed with diabetes in the...
Jacksonville Progress Sponsor’s Shuttle at Tomato Fest
The Jacksonville Progress presented a $700 check to sponsor the Jacksonville Citizen’s Police Academy Shuttle Transportation Service at the 33rd...


The Rusk Chamber of Commerce welcomes new member, Buffco Production
Buffco Production Inc. was established in 1981 by Frank M. Bufkin III, and is a family owned, privately held operating company with a focus on...


Drivers Needed
Sarah Welch, the director of the Meals on Wheels program, is looking for volunteer drivers. “We need drivers, it doesn’t matter if they want to drive once or twice a month...
Shady Grove C.O.G. I.C. Church announces 1 year celebration
Shady Grove Church of God In Christ cordially invites the public to worship with them as they glorify God for Minister Oliver Sturns and Sister Sonya Sturns One Year...
Military Care Package Collection
Lone Star Military Resource Group is currently collecting items for care packages to send to a military unit serving in the Middle East. The public is invited to join in...
Local author to announces upcoming events
Local author, Lurlene Bowden events will be: •Friday, May 19, KETK, 11 - noon. •Nutrition Seminar “Canning The Old-Fashioned Way” at the Natural Grocers in Tyler located...