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Skunk hunting seminar slated for single women
A seminar designed for the single woman who is tired of catching skunks is planned for 9:30 a.m.-noon Saturday, March 3 at Central Baptist Church in Jacksonville. Entitled...
February blood donors are eligible to win tickets
February blood donors to The Blood Center East Texas at 3520 N. University in Nacogdoches and 1607 W. Frank Ave., Suite 111, Lufkin, are eligible to win Houston Livestock...
Caddoan Mounds to hold formal tours
Formal museum and trail tours will be held at Caddoan Mounds State Historic Site beginning at 9 a.m. March 3 and April 21. These days will be reserved to devote three...
Eagle cards go on sale
The Rusk High School Junior Class will begin selling Eagle Cards Feb. 27. Eagle Cards can be purchased for $10 from any member of the class. The Eagle Card is a discount...
Republican Club meets March 5
The Cherokee County Republican Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday March 5 at the Hot Biscuit Family Restaurant 1407 E. Rusk, Jacksonville. Judge Bascom Bentley III of the...
American Heritage is frontrunner
American Heritage Railways emerged as the frontrunner among four bidders for the operation of the Texas State Railroad (TSR) at the end of an all day meeting Thursday in...
Class of '87 slates reunion June 23 at Hogg Park
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...
Jacksonville man gets published
Arlyn Vierkant of Jacksonville has recently had a book published by PublishAmerica. The Turnip Truck Stops Here is a story of a turnip truck driver who searches for...
J. CLEMMONS Seventh grader does well at Rusk Junior High
Jasmine Clemmons is a seventh grader at Rusk Junior High School. She is an honor roll student and has received certificates for exemplary behavior,...


Church plans revival
The Atoy United Methodist Church will conduct revival services March 1-4. Services will be at 7 p.m. Thursday Saturday and 10 a.m. on Sunday. Refreshments will be served...
THIS WEEK
THIS WEEK The Cherokeean Herald newspaper celebrated its 157th birthday on Feb. 27 "We are the oldest, continuously published weekly newspaper in Texas, and...
LARRY LONG Reception will honor Larry Long for 13 years of service
Cherokee County Teachers Federal Credit Union will honor Larry Long for 13 years of service from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, March 2. R e f r e s h -...


Alto youth baseball/softball/ t-ball sign-ups slated
Alto youth baseball, softball and t-ball sign-ups and try-outs will be held at 9 a.m. March 3 at the Alto Youth Baseball/ Softball Complex. Cost is $45 per child. Those...
JHS will perform Wizard of Oz this weekend
Jacksonville High School seniors will perform "The Wizard of Oz" this weekend. The musical performances will be 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. There is a...
l U.S. Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Dallas) is welcomed to Rusk by high school student, Lucas Turner. Rep. Hensarling visited with local residents Thursday morning in the county courtroom. Hensarling blames U.S. Congress for budget deficit
U.S. Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Dallas) discussed federal spending with constituents Thursday morning in the county courtroom at Rusk. He was at the...