Education

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...


Donkey basketball is scheduled March 10 at Rusk High School
Rusk State Hospital employees and Rusk High School seniors will be featured in a Buckeye Donkey Basketball Show at 7 p.m. March 10 at Rusk High School. The event is...
Madison Jackson, left, and Marissa Stewart, right, members of Girl Scout Troop 139 present Gene Brown, manager of Brookshire Brothers No. 22 with their hand-crafted thank-you card. Rusk/Alto Girl Scouts express appreciation to Brookshire Bros.
The Rusk/Alto Girl Scout Troop 139 recently sent a big thank you to Brookshire Brothers of Rusk for the store's donations to the troop. Brookshire...


Rusk High School Class of '87 slates reunion
The Rusk High School class of 1987 will celebrate its 20 year reunion Saturday, June 23, at the Jim Hogg Park during the daytime hours and at the Woods, formerly Cherokee...
Rusk Junior High Seventh Grade Band Medalists include in front from left, Traneisha Hunter, Kristan Morin, Annie Melton, Kimberly Langston, Elle Melton, Cheyanne McNair and Aleigha Mabry; second row, Delesa Bradley, Paige Fincher, Stephanie Atkins, Ryan Flowers, Aisha Cheeks; third row, Jacob Vela, Roosevelt Birmingham, Kylene Reece, Jake Marks and Josh Hill; fourth row, Josh Garbutt, Aaron Bennette, Leoncio Rivera, Luke Campbell, Michael Pyle, Kolby Helm and Austin Gipson. Dakota Stewart is not pictured. Rusk 7th, 8th grade bands win


Alto Yellowjackets receive the golden touch
Proudly showing off their 2006 State Championship rings are (from left): Brandon Thacker, Clayton Scott, Michael Parker, Clinton Dover, Josh...


Students present notable performances
RUSK ISD
Thursday, March 1 Primary Elementary, Intermediate: Chicken strips or hot dog, potatoes, English peas, applesauce, rolls, milk Junior High, High School: Spicy chicken...
Rusk 
            Intermediate computer teacher, Lisa Bixler, and her reading group 
            visited Rusk Primary School to read to the Pre-K classes. Readers 
            included front, Bobby Jamail; second row, Zachary Swearingen, Mrs. 
            Bixler, Dylan Janda; and back Troy Mettlen and Zachris Sturns. Intermediate readers
Intermediate readers