Community

Rotarian Nathan Jones, Regional VP for Austin Bank, hosted Peggy Renfro (right) and Tammy Hawkes with the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce to give an update on current happenings within the Chamber. Jacksonville Rotary Guest Speakers

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...
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, March...
Meals on Wheels March 7 - 13
Wednesday: Chicken fried steak with gravy, mashed potatoes, English peas, dinner roll, brownie, milk Thursday: Cranberry lemon chicken, squash medley, asparagus, wheat...
Burkett speaks at Peacemakers’ Quilt Guild meeting
Recently, local author Deborah Burkett was a guest speaker in Marshall. As part of her presentation to the Peacemakers’ Quilt Guild, Burkett told...

Caddo Mounds SHS announces events
• Join Caddo Mounds State Historic Site (SHS) for an evening of night sky stories and exploration on Saturday, March 17, from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Douglas (Doug) Parsons,...
Jacksonville Rotary gets Tax Tips from Randy Gorham, CPA
Tax season is here and to better understand what to expect for next tax season Jacksonville Rotarian Barry Hughes invited fellow Rotarian Randy...

Texas Department of Transportation US 69 Jacksonville Relief Route...
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) held a public meeting Thursday, Feb. 22, at the Norman Activity Center in Jacksonville to discuss...

Samaritan Counseling Center Offers Services
Samaritan Counseling Center of East Texas is now offering counseling services for individuals, couples and families at the Christus Trinity Mother Frances Clinic in...
Caddo Culture Day
Caddo Mounds State Historic Site invites the public to participate in their Caddo Culture Day event on Saturday, April, 14, from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.. Come and experience Caddo...
Meals on Wheels Feb. 28 - March 6
Wednesday: Chili with tomatoes, ranch style beans, crackers, lemon white chocolate cookie, milk Thursday: Salmon croquette, lima beans, spiced peaches, wheat bread,...
CCGS to sponsor speaking sessions
On Saturday, March 3, at Singletary Memorial Library (aka Rusk Public Library) 207 East 6th St., Rusk. One block off the courthouse square next to the credit union and the...
Laugh, love, dance: 1st Friday dances
Katie met Leroy Watson in 1966 while living in Houston. They first talked in the community laundry room, and she invited him to a Christmas party...

Eyeglasses, cases needed at Rusk State Hospital
There is an ongoing need for used eyeglasses and cases at Rusk State Hospital. Persons with used eyeglasses are asked to contact Community Relations at (903) 683-7327.
Community - Wide Easter Egg Hunt
The Rusk Chamber of Commerce and First Baptist Church are hosting a community-wide Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 24, from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. on the square in downtown...