Food

Meals on Wheels April 19 - 25
Wednesday: Meatloaf with tomato gravy, boiled potatoes, okra and tomatoes, wheat roll, banana pudding with wafers, milk Thursday: BBQ pork riblet on bun, corn O’Brien,...
Grow an Abundant Tomato Harvest in a Pot
Harvest and enjoy the garden-fresh flavor of tomatoes right outside the kitchen. Grow them in containers set on the patio, balcony, deck or stairs. Gardeners will enjoy the...
Meals on Wheels April 12 - 18
Wednesday: Cheese tortellini with meat sauce, Monaco veggie blend, seasoned zucchini, wheat roll, sliced apples, milk Thursday: Sliced ham, macaroni and cheese,...
Growing and going: 10 Tips for Buying Seeds Online and in Catalogs
1. Ask trusted gardeners to find out what companies they like and have had success with. A good source is the county extension office. Ask to speak with a Master...
Gopher Fest
The 13th Annual Gopher Fest will be from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Saturday, April 8 in Gallatin. The festival will include arts and crafts, food, entertainment, barbecue cook off...
Shark Tank meets Chopped at annual student competition State Finals
The competition continued as finalists battled it out at the 2017 Texas ProStart Invitational State Finals on Friday and Saturday, March 24-25 at St, Phillip’s College,...
Meals on Wheels March 29 - 31
Wednesday: Sante Fe chicken, Mexicorn grits, pinto beans, wheat roll, vanilla pudding, milk Thursday: Lemon pepper pollock, rotini pasta blend, rosy pears, wheat...
19th Annual Tasting Jacksonville
The Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce will host the “19th Annual Tasting Jacksonville” on Tuesday, April 25, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. in the Jacksonville High School Cafeteria. ...
With the vast number of tomato varieties, selecting the right tomato for your growing conditions and intended use is important. Select the Best Tomatoes for Your Garden and Table
Sliced, sauced, or cooked in a favorite recipe; tomatoes are a favorite and versatile vegetable. What’s more, they taste best when grown and...


Adopt-A-School Goody Baskets
The Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce Adopt-a-School Committee is preparing for their annual “Goody Basket” Raffle. Proceeds from the baskets go toward scholarships for JISD...
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension announces Food Handlers Class
Texas Department of State Health Services accredited food handlers program is now being offered here at the Cherokee County Courthouse Annex 165 East 6th St. #104, Rusk....
Meals on Wheels March 22 - 28
Wednesday: Chicken and dumplings, seasoned carrots, wheat crackers, beet salad, fruit parfait,milk Thursday: Beef fajita saute, Mexican rice, bread pudding with...
Meals on Wheels March 15 - 21
Wednesday: Beef tips with gravy, rice, seasoned green beans, plum crisp,dinner roll, milk Thursday: Breaded chicken patty on bun, tator tots, baked beans, lettuce,...
Local author demonstrates canning and dehydrating on Channel 56
Local author, Lurlene Bowden will be appearing on Channel 56 KETK from 11 a.m. - noon, Friday, March 17. She will be discussing an upcoming demonstration at the Natural...
Meals on Wheels March 8 - 14
Wednesday: Meatloaf with tomato gravy, boiled potatoes, okra and tomatoes, wheat roll, banana pudding with wafers, milk Thursday: Beef pepper steak, broccoli rice...