Education

Rusk High School students of the month for April are from left, Amber Parker and Colton Campbell, freshmen; Kassidy Stanley and Nicky Goodman, sophomores; Cambry Blakemore and Jared Colville, juniors; and Tina Jackson and Ben Thompson, seniors. Students of The Month
Rusk High School students of the month include Amber Parker and Colton Campbell, freshmen; Kassidy Stanley and Nicky Goodman, sophomores; Cambry...


RUSK ISD
Monday, April 16 Primary, Elementary, Intermediate: Steak sandwich or hamburger, fries, pickle spears, fresh fruit, milk Junior High, High School Lunch: Steak sandwich,...
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...
Sixth, seventh and eighth grade girls from Rusk Junior High attended an "Expanding Your Horizons" convention at Tyler Junior College March 31. The conference focused on math and science careers and is designed to encourage girls to enter these fields. Expanding Your Horizons


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


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....
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...
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,...
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...
ALTO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Distinguished Honor Roll Kindergarten: Jamiyia Cleaver, Jade Dickson, Mason Griffith, Richard Moreno, Samantha Morris, Halley Rodriguez, Corbin Threadgill, Tristan...
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,...
'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...


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...


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,...