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Since Maxine E. Holder came to East Texas to live in 1995, her Christian writers chapters have increased to seven. Holder founded Inspirational Writers Alive! (IWA!) back...
MEALS ON WHEELS
Monday: Beef enchiladas, Spanish rice, ranchero beans, pico de gallo, crackers, orange, milk Tuesday: Ham and navy beans, turnip greens with turnips, hot apple crisp,...
TEXAS BETA OMEGA MASTERS CHAPTER
Texas Beta Omega Masters Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi met at the home of Roma Long on Sept. 5 for the sorority's beginning day luncheon. The meeting was the first since the...
Clayton-Oliver
Robert and Carlene Clayton of Rusk announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Marie, to Michael Todd Oliver of...

Engagement told
Mr. and Mrs. David McBroom of Rusk and Mr. and Mrs. Rusty Casper of Jacksonville announce the engagement of their daughter, Bethany to Brandon...

Committee members working on the first Rusk bridal show include in front from left Tara Crosby, Flossie Nixson and Penny Reynolds; in back, Connie Brown, Teresa Langley, Karen Loden. The event will be held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, March 24, in the old Baskins Building in downtown Rusk. A variety of items necessary for a wedding will be on display. Rusk Bridal Show plans are underway
If you have a wedding in your future, plan to attend Rusk's first Bridal Show from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, March 24, at the old Baskins Building,...

MARRIAGES
Marriage licenses issued in the office of Laverne Lusk, county clerk, through Feb. 21 were: Hermit Castleberry and Felicia Upshaw of Jacksonville; Eric Luce of Frankston...
Donkey basketball slated March 10
Rusk State Hospital employees and Rusk High School seniors will be featured in a Buckeye Donkey Basketball Show at 7 p.m. March 10 at Rusk High School. The event is...
Debra Dominy was honored with a reception Friday at Austin Bank. Mrs. Dominy left the bank to accept a position with Edward D. Jones in Palestine. From left are Rick Waldrup, regional vice-president of Austin Bank; Mrs. Dominy and Ronny Lee, Austin Bank director. Farewell party

The engagement of Megan Melissa Leone and Clint Anthony Perry, both of Houston, has been announced. The bride-elect is the daughter of Gene and Shelley Leone of Wake Forest, N.C. The future groom is the son of Ronald and Maryanne Perry of Killeen. A May 2008 wedding is planned. Leone-Perry

RUSK LIONS CLUB
President Sonny Adams read a letter from District 2S-1 President Dr. Bonita Lowrie who acknowledged the pleasure of meeting with the club last week. She said that the fun,...
Ball registration planned
Rusk Baseball and Softball Association will conduct registration for summer ball from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. March 3 and March 10 at the baseball field. Summer ball...
County-wide clean-up day slated for April 21
Cherokee County Commissioners have slated a county-wide clean-up day for Saturday, April 21. Dumpsters will be available at all four county barns and at the Cherokee County...
Fund continues to benefit family of Ronald Toles Jr.
Funds are being sought to help with expenses incurred by the family of Ronald Toles Jr., 12, who died Feb. 20. The child's grandparents are Martin Lusk of Maydelle and...
MEALS ON WHEELS
Thursday Meatloaf with gravy, mashed potatoes, green peas with onions, whole wheat roll, chocolate pudding with marshmallows, milk Friday: Chopped pork steak with gravy,...