Community

Upcoming Blood Drive
Cherokee County Electric Cooperative is hosting a blood drive Thursday, March 15, from 7 - 11 a.m., at their community room. For more information or to schedule an...
Congressman Louie Gohmert to Speak at Jacksonville College
Congressman Louie Gohmert will serve as Chapel speaker at Jacksonville College on Wednesday, March 28 at 11:00 a.m. in Buckner Chapel. The Barnwell Anderson Chapter of the...
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...
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 please attend and bring...
Get Well Cards for Grace
The granddaughter of Kristina Keahey of Gallatin recently underwent heart surgery yet another time in her short four years of life. She is recovering and her family hopes...
Tomato Grafting Workshop
More people are being attracted to Tomato Grafting. This approach can assist with soil borne disease and improve crop yield. Grafting allows gardeners to use scion plants...
A Holocaust Remembrance: Art from the Ashes, An Interfaith...
In commemoration of Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Memorial Day), an interfaith Holocaust remembrance program, “Art from the Ashes” will be presented on Sunday, April 15, at 2:30...
The Best in Show photo at the Cherokee County 4-H Photography Contest was taken by Livia Sessions. Photo finish: County 4-H Photography Contest
Cherokee County 4-H students recently competed in the 4-H County Photography Contest, submitting photos for up to 15 different categories. Judges...


Rusk Rotary Minute
Rotarian Toni Cox Dillard, owner of Lola’s House, recently installed “Lola’s Little Blessing Box,” which contains food and personal hygiene...


AARP Driver Safety Class
There will be an AARP Driver Safety Class at Pollard United Methodist Church 3030 New Copeland Road Tyler on Wednesday, March 7, from 12:30 to 4:30pm. The cost is $15 for...
March is National Crochet Month
When visiting the Jacksonville Public Library, be sure to notice the crochet items in the front display case. These items were crocheted by the women of the Crochet Club...
CCGS announces Meeting
The next regular meeting of the Cherokee County Genealogical Society will be held at 5 p.m., Monday, March 12, at the First United Methodist Church, 1031 SE Loop 456, in...
ETGS announces Meeting
East Texas Genealogical Society will host Tony Hanson who will be presenting “Personal Security and Privacy”. Hackers and scammers are actively trying to gain access to...
One Region 7 Teacher of the Year will win a Brand new 2018 Honda...
Region 7 ESC (Education Service Center) is excited to announce that this year’s Teacher of the Year luncheon will include a special presentation to the 2019 Regional...
UT Health East Texas Appoints Board Members
UT Health East Texas announced on March 1, the appointment of eight of the 10 members of the board of directors that will govern the newly formed 10-hospital health...