County

County Resident earns Scholarship
Haley Pyle of Bullard earns a scholarship from Southern Arkansas University (SAU). Hayley has been selected to receive the Achievement Scholarship from Southern Arkansas...
Hendrick Family Reunion
The annual Hendrick Family Reunion will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 24, at the Camp Ground Baptist Church, Hwy. 294 West, Alto. A covered dish luncheon will...
Meals on Wheels June 21 - 27
Wednesday: Meatloaf with tomato gravy, macaroni with cheese, okra and tomatoes, wheat bread, banana, milk Thursday: Spaghetti with meat sauce, Italian blend veggies,...
Boys 18 and Under:  Thomas Brewer 2nd place and Frank Carenno 1st place. Jacksonville Tomato Fest Junior Gran Prix Winners
Junior tennis players from East from East Texas competed in the Jacksonville Tomato Fest Gran Prix tournament on June 10 at the JHS courts. The...


Miss Juneteenth Pageant
The Booker T. Washington Community Center will hold its Miss Juneteenth Pageant on Friday, June 16. It will be divided into three divisions: •Young ladies ages 14 to 19...
Hendrick Family Reunion
The annual Hendrick Family Reunion will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 24, at the Camp Ground Baptist Church, Hwy. 294 West, Alto. A covered dish luncheon will...
Jacksonville Rotary
Rotarian Bill Avera, Police Chief for Jacksonville Independent School district, provided the program for the Rotary meeting May 31. His invited...


USDA Farm Service Agency County Committee Nomination Period Begins...
The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced today that the nomination period for local Farm Service Agency (FSA) county committees begins on Thursday, June 15. “County...
Tomato Fest Gospel Concert
Come enjoy a free Gospel Concert Wednesday, June 7, featuring Chordsmith. The group will perform 6:30 p.m. at Cornerstone Baptist Church located 1720 S. Bolton in...
Miss Juneteenh Pageant
The Booker T. Washington Community Center will hold its Miss Juneteenth Pageant on Friday, June 16. It will be divided into three divisions: •Young ladies ages 14 to 19...
Cemetery Homecoming
The Sacul Cemetery Homecoming is set for Sunday, June 11 at the Sacul Community Center located on Highway 204. The public is invited to attend.
ETMC begins process to select strategic partner
The East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System is working with a leading management consultant to locate a strategic partner. Kaufman Hall, a national healthcare...
Jacksonville Chamber’s Adopt-A-School Gives $2000 Scholarships
Billi Jean Robinson and Christopher Ruiz, Jacksonville High School Seniors were awarded $1000 each from the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce Adopt-A-School Program. The...
BMA Seminary’s Sixtieth Commencement
Twenty-three individuals received a degree from the Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary of Jacksonville, during commencement...


Girl Scouts Donate to Rainbow Room
Local Girl Scout Troup # 1501 are seen here donating home made blankets to the Cherokee County Rainbow Room. Their leader Mrs. Karly Beasley said...