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RUSK LIBRARY STUDY CLUB
Thirteen members of the club met on Feb. 13 at First Presbyterian Church in Rusk. Presenter for this meeting was club vice-president Ollie Parrott, who read a biographical...
Quiz Bowl winners
Rusk Intermediate fifth grade gifted and talented students recently competed, and placed fourth, in the "Thinking Cap Quiz Bowl." The competition...


MARRIAGES
Marriage licenses issued in the office of Laverne Lusk, county clerk, through March 15 were: Anselmo Barron-Solano and Heather Williams of Rusk; James Schrecengost of...
Mother Frances Hospital named in nation's top 100
Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler has been named a Top 100 Hospitals National Benchmarks for Success winner by Solucientreg;. The 14th edition of the Solucient 100 Top...
Dogwood blossoms are opening just in time for the annual Dogwood Trails Celebration in Palestine. Extra runs are planned at the Texas State Railroad, and many of the trips are already full. Local tourism gets boost with dogwood blossoms
The Texas State Railroad will be making extra train runs in celebration of the Texas Dogwood Trails Celebration in Palestine, said Debbie Dugan of...


MEALS ON WHEELS
Monday: Sauerkraut and wieners, German potato salad, broccoli with cheese, whole wheat bread, cinnamon applesauce, milk Tuesday: Chicken strips with gravy, au gratin...
REV. D. O'NEAL Church gives scholarship honoring Rusk pastor
Members of the Tyler First Presbyterian Church have established The David O'Neal Endowed Scholarship at Austin College in Sherman. The annual...


Letter Sweater
Max Schochler of Rusk shows off his late father's letter sweater he earned in track at Southern Methodist University. His father, Harmon Schochler,...


Wells FFA prepare for show
The Wells FFA Ag Mechanics Team will enter this trailer in the Cherokee County Livestock Show March 29-30 at the showbarn in Jacksonville. The...


LANCE DEMENT 2 students win calves
Lance Dement, son of Nita Blankenship, and Garrett Lee Jones, son of Terrie Sadler, both member of the Rusk FFA, were among the Feb. 2 winners in...


MARRIAGES
Marriage licenses issued in the office of Laverne Lusk, county clerk, through March 7 included: Harold Hines and Beverly Minter of Jacksonville; Randal Kennedy of Rusk and...
MEALS ON WHEELS
Monday: Mushroom beef steak, scalloped potatoes, brussels sprouts, wheat bread, apple, milk Tuesday: Barbecue pork on bun,, pork and beans, mixed veggies, onions and dill...
Thompson Oil's grand opening
Steve Thompson, owner of Thompson Oil, cuts the ribbon officially opening his store for business on U.S. Highway 69 and Bob Goldsberry as Penny...


Bridal Show
Tara Crosby, a director for the Rusk Chamber of Commerce, puts the final touches on the bridal show guide to be given to those attending the first...


Mrs. Bill Bianchini Couple weds at Pollok
Kristi Nicole Selman and Bill Gregory Bianchini were united in marriage at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at O'Quinn Baptist Church in Pollok. The bride...


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