Health

Meals on Wheels Sept. 6 - 12
Wednesday: Chicken and dumplings, cauliflower, asparagus, strawberry shortcake cookie, milk Thursday: Turkey tetrazzini, peas and carrots, beets, wheat roll, fruit cup...
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension announces Food Handlers Class
Texas Department of State Health Services accredited food handlers program is now being offered at the Cherokee County Courthouse Annex 165 East 6th St. #104, Rusk. This...
Alison Collins, D.O. CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Jacksonville Welcomes New Provider
CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Jacksonville welcomed new provider Alison Collins, D.O., to serve the patients of their growing community family...


CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Jacksonville welcomes new provider
CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Jacksonville welcomed new provider Rita Alumanah, M.D., to serve the patients of their growing community practice...


Meals on Wheels Aug. 23 - 29
Wednesday: Hamburger on bun, hashbrown patty, baked beans, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles, condiments, banana, milk Thursday: Baked fish, cheese grits, french style...
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....
Local Health Department of the Year Award
Presentation of the 2017 Local Health Department of the Year Award at Monday’s Cherokee County Commissioners Court included Commissioner Steven...


Hunt for a Cure Concert
Join the Sky High Adventures team and the National Wild Turkey Federation as we host Hunt for a Cure Concert Saturday, Aug. 26 at Brooklyn’s Down South in Buda,...
A local contingent of Rusk leaders joined Sen. Robert Nichols and Rep. Travis Clardy Thursday morning to speak to leaders with the state Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) to advocate for funding for new construction at Rusk State Hospital. From left are Bobby Garmon of Citizens 1st Bank, Rusk Mayor Angela Raiborn, Department of State Health Services Deputy Commissioner Mike Maples, Sen. Nichols, University of Texas System Chief Medical Officer and Associate Vice-Chancellor Dr. David Lakey, Citizens 1st Bank-Rusk president Charles Hassell, Rep. Clardy and HHSC Deputy Commissioner Stephenie Muth. Local contingent advocates for Rusk State Hospital
Thursday morning, Senator Robert Nichols (R-Jacksonville) and Representative Travis Clardy (R-Nacogdoches) spoke to Health and Human Services...


Samaritan Counseling Center Offers Services
Samaritan Counseling Center of East Texas is now offering counseling services for individuals, couples and families at the Christus Trinity Mother Frances Clinic in...
UT Health Northeast to Host Cystic Fibrosis Education Day
UT Health Northeast will host a Cystic Fibrosis Education Day on Aug. 18 from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. in the Louise and Joseph Z. Ornelas Academic Amphitheater, located...
Local Brookshire Brothers and David’s Shoppers Help Provide Milk...
Hunger is a problem that exists in urban, suburban and rural communities; it has no boundaries. In fact, Texas and Louisiana have a food insecurity rate of 16.2%, meaning...
U.S. News & World Report Names CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital -...
CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Tyler has been recognized as one of the best hospitals for the Common Adult Procedures and Conditions of Heart Bypass Surgery, Heart...
Hunt for a Cure Concert
Join our Sky High Adventures team and the National Wild Turkey Federation as we host Hunt for a Cure Concert Saturday, Aug. 26 at Brooklyn’s Down South in Buda,...
Meals on Wheels Aug. 16 - 22
Wednesday: Chicken fried steak with gravy, mashed potatoes, green peas, texas toast, Mandarin oranges, milk Thursday: Artichoke chicken, broccoli, macaroni and cheese,...