Food

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...
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 3, with the Manager of Longview Natural Grocers. They will be...
Meals on Wheels Feb. 22 - 28
Wednesday: Chicken pot pie, beets, wheat crackers, fruit cup, milk Thursday: Liver and onions, black-eyed peas, turnip greens, cornbread, banana pudding with wafers,...
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 3, with the Manager of Longview Natural Grocers. They will be...
Meals on Wheels Feb. 15 - 21
Wednesday: Sante Fe chicken, Mexicorn grits, pinto beans, wheat roll, vanilla pudding, milk Thursday: Lemon pepper pollock, rotini pasta blend, rosy pears, wheat...
Terri Underwood co-owns the Gallatin Olde Store Steakhouse with her husband, Byron. The restaurant has been open since October 2016 with a goal to “fill the dining room.” The restaurant will offer a Valentine’s Day special from 5-9 p.m. Feb. 14. Eatery sets 'steak' in the county in Gallatin
In a county with a strong agriculture base such as Cherokee, it is hardly surprising that a juicy rib eye steak and a flavorful chicken fried steak...


Meals on Wheels Feb. 8 - 14
Wednesday: Chicken and dumplings, seasoned carrots, wheat crackers, beet salad, fruit parfait, milk Thursday: Beef fajita saute, Mexican rice, bread pudding with...
Photo: Becky Whisenant
Jitney Cafe owner Fantasi Durrenberger (left) stands at the entrance with her son, Dakota, 13. The Jitney Cafe, located in Dialville, will host a special event for Valentine’s Day from 7-9 p.m. Feb. 11 with live music by Tommy Dement and The Music Makers. Flavor stop: Jitney Cafe open in Dialville
Motivated by a love of cooking, history, family and community, Fantasi Durrenberger, or Fanci, as she is known to her friends, opened the Jitney...


East Texas Fruit and Vegetable Conference - South
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service announces the East Texas Fruit and Vegetable Conference - South. Registration is from 8 - 8:30 a.m. and the Program is from 8:30 a.m. -...
Meals on Wheels Jan. 25 - 31
Wednesday: Potato crusted fish, hominy, okra and tomatoes, cornbread, pineapple tidbits, milk Thursday: Smothered pork chop, black-eyed peas, broccoli, wheat bread,...
Nacogdoches Main Street announces the 5th annual Wine Swirl
The City of Nacogdoches Main Street program is excited to announce that tickets for the fifth annual Wine Swirl are on sale now. The Wine Swirl will be from 6 - 10 p.m., on...