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MEALS ON WHEELS
April 16-20 Monday: Oven fried chicken, seasoned yellow squash, okra and tomatoes, wheat bread, orange, milk Tuesday: Turkey and cheese sandwich, lettuce, tomato, onions,...
Julie Odom, Melvin Levine Couple will be married April 15
Julie Odom and Melvin Levine will be married at 5 p.m. Sunday, April 15, at Elmwood Gardens in Palestine. The bride is the daughter of Amy and...

Men of Power event scheduled at West Union Faith Ministry
Men of Power will attend a weekend event April 20-21 at the West Union Faith Ministry in Rusk. The church is located at Beale and Bradley Streets. The event will begin at...
18 historic sites may go to THC
Eighteen state historic sites, which include the Caddoan Mounds and Mission Tejas, may soon be transferred from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) to the Texas...
Rusk Mayor Suzann McCarty introduces U.S. Representative Jeb Hensarling at a gathering Tuesday morning at Rusk City Hall. The congressman discussed the American Taxpayer's Bill of Rights. Rep. Hensarling discusses tax bill
U. S. Representative Jeb Hensarling (R-Dallas) visited with constituents Tuesday morning at Rusk City Hall. He later went to Jacksonville and spoke...

RUSK LIONS CLUB
The Rev. Jim Goforth presented a slide show program at the March 29 Rusk Lions Club meeting. The pictures were taken when his family resided in New York State, where he...
Sheriff deputies receive new weapons
Cherokee County Sheriff's Department received new weapons for its officers last week. Twenty-eight new Glock Model 22 semi-automatic .40 caliber guns were issued to...
Ruskite's daughter named to recent honor
Kayla Mae King of Ada, Okla., daughter of Lynnette King of Ada and Ricky King of Rusk, will appear in the United States Achievement Academy's official yearbook. She...
Ruskite graduates from Tarleton University
James Transier of Rusk graduated in December from Tarleton State University at Stephenville.
MENUS
Rusk ISD Wednesday, April 4 Primary, Elementary, Intermediate: Tacos or hamburger, lettuce and tomatoes, corn on cob, fresh fruit, milk Junior High, High School Lunch:...
Men of Power event scheduled at West Union Faith Ministry
Men of Power will attend a weekend event April 20-21 at the West Union Faith Ministry in Rusk. The church is located at Beale and Bradley Streets. The event will begin at 7...
Gift shop features "I Love This Town" card series
The gift shop at the Texas State Railroad depot in Rusk offers the "I Love This Town" writing card series for resale. The four-card packs nostalgically picture some of...
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...
Christian Writers slate meeting April 12
Martha L. Rogers, board president of the statewide Christian writers organization will present "Everything I Need to Know About Christian Writing" at the 6:45 p.m. April 12...
Rusk State Hospital resale shop is open 1st, 2nd Fridays
The Resale Shop operated by the Volunteer Council for the Rusk State Hospital, Inc. is open 10 a.m. -3 p.m., at 545 Castner St, in Rusk on the first and second Friday of...