Community

100 years strong
Norbert (Pops) Bennett was honored on March 6 with a party as friends and 4 generations of his family gathered to celebrate his 100th birthday. ...


HOPE's ride raffle
HOPE, Inc. is selling raffle tickets for a Ford F-150 12-volt battery-powered ride-on. Tickets may be purchased at the HOPE, Inc. offices, 595 S....


Rusk Rotary Minute
Pat Hardy of Tree of Promise was named the Rotary Club of Rusk’s Citizen of the Month for February. From left are Rotary Club membership chairwoman...


News Briefs
Miles Pike Homecoming concert March 24 Jacksonville native and gospel artist Miles Pike will hold his 11th annual Homecoming Concert at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 24 at...
Caddo Mounds SHS Gentle Yoga and Foraging
Practicing yoga outdoors is a rare opportunity to cultivate not only an intimate connection with the body and mind, but also with the life-giving ecosystem that sustains us...
UT Tyler Announces Fall 2017 Dean’s List
In order to qualify for the university Dean’s List, a student must have completed 12 or more semester hours of undergraduate college-level credit in the awarding semester...
UT Tyler Announces Fall 2017 President’s Honor Roll
In order to qualify for the President’s Honor Roll, a student must have completed, in one semester, 12 or more semester hours of undergraduate college-level credit with a...
Jacksonville College Presents Furry Tails with A Twist
On April 12 and 13 at 6:30 p.m. and on April 14 at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., the Theater Program at Jacksonville College will present Furry Tails with a Twist, by Jennifer Hickok...
J’ville Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting
Max’s Gas Station, LLC recently joined the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce and celebrated by holding a ribbon cutting on March 6th. Max’s Gas...


DIAVOLO features Breathtaking Dance and Acrobatics
The Angelina Arts Alliance is proud to present DIAVOLO - L.O.S.T on Sunday, March 18, at the Temple Theater on the Angelina College Campus. The...


Blueberry Golf Bash is April 6
The 21st Annual Blueberry Golf Bash is Friday, April 7, at Piney Woods Country Club. Tee time is 1 p.m.. The planning committee is co-chaired by...


Awards Evening at Jacksonville College
Jacksonville College recently held an essay contest that was open to students in grades three through twelve. The contest was sponsored by the Barnwell Anderson Chapter of...
Cody Canada & The Departed to Headline 4th Annual Piney Woods Music...
Piney Woods Fine Arts Association proudly presents the 4th Annual Piney Woods Music & Arts Festival on March 23rd and 24th. The festival will be...


Heritage Center museum needs volunteers
The Heritage Center of Cherokee County is seeking volunteers to host visitors at the museum on Saturdays and Sundays. Readers who would like to volunteer at the museum may...
Meals on Wheels March 14 - 20
Wednesday: Steak fingers with gravy, scalloped potatoes, corn O’Brien, wheat bread, plums, milk Thursday: Hamburger on bun, hash brown patty, baked beans, lettuce, tomato,...
Cherokee Civic Theatre
RHS Class of 78