Letters to Santa
December 8, 2023
Learn what local school children are asking Santa Claus to bring them in this year's edition of "Letters to Santa," published in the Dec. 13, 2023,...
A time to appreciate, honor all who served in the military
November 11, 2023
In America, Veterans Day is the day in which we reflect and honor the sacrifice, service, and dedication of the men and women who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces....
Rusk recycling bin
September 29, 2023
I drove to the recycling bin on Euclid Avenue today, to drop off my usual load of plastic, cardboard and paper. Unfortunately, the bin was completely packed, with no space...
Alto tornado anniversary
April 18, 2023
Four years ago this month – specifically, on April 13, 2019 – tornadoes ripped through the Alto community, creating havoc and disaster from which residents continue to...
Help Wanted in Rusk
March 28, 2023
Position open for part time cashier/ delivery person, hours are 1pm to 6 pm. Apply in person at Prescription Pharmacy, 156 W 5th street , Rusk
LETTER 'None of your business'
March 7, 2023
In a conversation with friends about the missing money from the Cherokee County Tax Assessor Office, someone told me that it was "none of your business." As a taxpayer in...
FBI, partners issue national public safety alert on financial...
December 29, 2022
U.S. Attorney’s Office Eastern District of Texas BEAUMONT – The FBI, in partnership with Homeland Security Investigations and the National Center for Missing and...
November 3, 2022
It was the eve of opening day. This is a date that marked time for most men I knew – the first Saturday in November. This date to them was as important as Thanksgiving and...
June 23, 2022
Help Wanted Rusk KOA. Cleaning cabins at beautiful facility in Rusk. Contact Jack McMullen, 800-562-4143. Or email: rusk@KOA.com
Book Review – Mrs. Dubose's Last Wish: The Art of Embracing Suffering
November 3, 2021
Author Thomas Fellows' sophomore effort pulls from personal experience, popular culture and literature to reassure folks that, despite how painful...
Inclement weather to impact southern end of Cherokee County
July 6, 2021
National Weather Service – Shreveport has issued a special weather statement, 3:52 p.m. Tuesday, July 6, stating that "Doppler radar was tracking...
Classified: Gas Heaters
February 11, 2021
2 nice natural gas heaters, one with fire logs. See at 501 N. Bolton, Jacksonville. 903-520-5809.