Education

The Fine Arts department of Lon Morris College will celebrate "Fine Arts Weekend" this weekend on the campus at College Ave. in Jacksonville. Highlights of the weekend include a theatre production of "The Glass Menagerie at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Zula Pearson Theatre, Bearcat-for-a-day Saturday and worship services led by the Fine Arts department at 10 a.m. Sunday in the chapel. LMC Fine Arts Weekend


Rusk ISD will refinance $3.095 million in bonds
Doug Whitt of Southwest Securities, financial adviser for Rusk ISD, presented an opportunity for the district to refund its bonds at the Monday evening school board...
Piano students participate in festival in Jacksonville
The annual Baroque/Sonatina Festival sponsored by the Jacksonville Music Teachers' Association was held March 24 in the auditorium of the Jacksonville Public Library....
ALTO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Distinguished Honor Roll Kindergarten: Jamiyia Cleaver, Jade Dickson, Mason Griffith, Richard Moreno, Samantha Morris, Halley Rodriguez, Corbin Threadgill, Tristan...
'Magic' Moment
The Rusk High School Marching Band members strutted their stuff down Main Street, USA at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, on March 12. The...


RUSK JUNIOR HIGH HONOR ROLLS
All A Honor Roll Sixth grade: Jansen Applegate, Juliann Bowling, Kathryn Campbell, Kaitlyn Cowan, Brittany George, Reece Goldsberry,Sean Hamilton, Trey Hamilton, Justice...
Cherokee Christian Academy
Spiritual Emphasis Week was held recently at Cherokee Christian Academy. Students are pictured wearing different hats showing the difference in...


RUSK INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
A Honor Roll Fourth grade: Kaylie Arnwine, Alyssa Ballew, Erin Beckworth, Kelly Bristow, Stephan Clay, Jorday Curtis, Drew Dorsey, David Enriquez, Bailee Gates, David...
RUSK ISD
Monday, March 26 Primary Elementary, Intermediate: Steak sandwich or hamburger, potato fries, pickles, fresh fruit, milk Junior High, High School: Steak sandwich, fries,...
Guidance counselors outline goals to school board
A PowerPoint presentation on school counselors was shown at the Monday evening meeting of the Rusk school board. Counselors attending the meeting were Sheila Hicks,...
History Tour
Kevin Stingley's seventh-grade Texas History class recently visited Jim Hogg City Park. Pictured are: (from left): Tyler Daniels, Briana Tipton,...


Armed soldiers stand ready at a model of a Nazi rally, assembled by Yara Cardoso. The model was constructed as part of a Rusk High School history fair. Rusk High School history projects on display at Heritage Museum
History came alive in American History classes at Rusk High School as the students of Adam Nimitz participated in a history fair by building...


Students of The Month
Rusk High School students of the month include from left, Elizabeth Guinn and Ryan Curtis, seniors; Hilary Hugghins and Matthew Davis, juniors;...


Poster winners at Rusk Intermediate School include from top, starting clockwise: Jason Ellis, forester; Gabriel Ochoa, first place; Chelsea Daniels, second place; and Shelby Fraunberger, third place. Poster winners are announced
Local fifth graders joined thousands of students nationwide as participants in the National Arbor Day Foundation Poster Contest. Local sponsors of...


RUSK ISD
Monday, March. 19 Primary, Elementary, Intermediate: Sloppy joes or hamburger, fries, pickle spears, fresh fruit, milk Junior High, High School Lunch: Sloppy joes, fries,...