Education

Rusk Elementary School 2nd Quarter Honor Rolls
All A Honor Roll 2nd Grade - Carlin Allbright, Tyler Aston, Bryce Bostock, Ayden Bradley, Trevor Bray, Hope Brooks, Kate Brown, Shakailah Brown, Barrett Cahalane, Maggie...
Free Online Course Opportunity at BMA Seminary
The free course for Spring 2018 will be Introduction to Christian Ethics -CE111cf. Course Description Ethics deal with the process of determining what is right and wrong...
Bringing home heavy metal
The Jacksonville High School ag mechanics show team traveled to the Fort Worth Stock Show and brought home several awards. The team won a first...


Texas A&M AgriLife Extension announces Food Manager certification...
The class will be from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 6 and 7, at the AgriLife Extension Office located at 165 East 6th St., Rusk. Texas A&M AgriLife Extension...
Rusk Junior High School Honor Rolls for 2nd Nine Weeks
All A Honor Roll 6th Grade - Kaleb Baldwin, Timothy Bouford, Payton Brummett, Stevie Brummett, Nicole Burkhalter, Matthew Bush, Courtney Chandler, Charity Coutee, Zoe...
Rusk Intermediate School Honor Rolls for 2nd Nine Weeks
All A Honor Roll 4th Grade - Ariel Bentley, Keagen Blackmon, Dax Blankinship, Brooklynn Brawner, Shemariah Brown, Briley Cain, Julian Carreon, Kenzy Chandler, Riley...
Alto Middle School 3rd Six Weeks Honor Rolls
All A Honor Roll 6th Grade – Allieanna Durrett, Oscar Gonzalez, Luis Rangel and Kayleigh Ranniger. 7th Grade – Campbell Bailey, Kyndall Dixon, Jackson Duplichain, Mason...
Alto Elementary 3rd Six Wells Honor Rolls
All A Honor Roll Kindergarten - Jacuelyn Arreguin, Adelyn Campa, Lola Felder, Abby Isaacs, Carter Knight, Zi’Yan Tyra, Landon White, Wade Black, Bella Cervantes, Knox...
Wells resident Named to Dean’s List
More than 4,240 Baylor University students were named to the Dean’s Academic Honor Roll for the 2017 fall semester. Students honored on the Dean’s List are Baylor...
Jacksonville College Hosts December Graduate Luncheon with Tara...
Jaguar Effective Teachers (JETS) and Faith Memorial and Faith Memorial Baptist Church of the Ironton community recently sponsored a luncheon honoring prospective December...
Commissioner George P. Bush Launches First-Ever Alamo “Digital...
On Dec. 21, 2017, Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush announced a first: a digital visualization of the Alamo Battlefield as it appeared in 1836 matched up with how it...
Students at SFA continue Wildland Fire Data Collection in the...
Although summer has come to a close, it is the perfect time for Stephen F. Austin State University students to begin planning an adventure for the summer 2018...
Cherokee County residents Named to Dean’s List
The following students were named to the Fall 2017 Dean’s List at LeTourneau University. The Dean’s List recognizes students who have achieved a grade point average between...
Gov. Abbott declares January as School Board Recognition month
Governor Greg Abbott has declared January as School Board Recognition Month. “In Texas, we place immense value in our youth,” Gov. Abbott said. “We protect them, guide...
RISD earns state’s highest fiscal accountability rating
Rusk Independent School District officials announced that the district received a rating of “A” for “Superior Achievement” under Texas’ School FIRST financial...