Misc

The Purple Hulls to Perform Gospel Show
The Purple Hulls, Katy Lou and Penny Lea Clark along with bass player Jed Mobley (from Grapeland) will perform a Bluegrass gospel show Friday, Nov....

Veterans Day Service at Jacksonville College
On Wednesday, Nov. 15 at 11 a.m. in Buckner Chapel, Jacksonville College will hold a special service in honor of Veterans Day. Dr. James Newsom will be the speaker. Dr....
Fall Harvest Dance
The Arbors and Cherokee Trails are hosting the Fall Harvest Dance from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 28 at the Rusk Civic Center, 555 Euclid Street, Rusk. There will be...
ETGS announces Meeting
All the News That’s Fit To Print, (and a Lot Wasn’t), 19th Century Secular and Religious Newspapers The Star, The Globe, The National Enquirer have nothing on the...
Give a gift that Saves Texas History
Commissioner George P. Bush is encouraging Texans to give the gift of Texas history from the General Land Office (GLO) Archives. Historic map reproductions from the GLO are...
Rusk Garden Club Hosts Regular Monthly Meeting
The Great Rusk Area Garden Club met for its regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 25 in the meeting room of the Singletary Memorial Library. The guest speaker, Maxine...
Local Author Publishes Book: The Camel Regiment: The History of...
Local author and Maydelle resident, W. Scot Bell is currently working for Rusk ISD as a bus driver and substitute teacher as well as umpiring high...

CCGS announces Meeting
The next regular meeting of the Cherokee County Genealogical Society will be held at 5 p.m., Monday, Nov. 13, at the First United Methodist Church, 1031 SE Loop 456, in...
NSDAR announces Meeting
The next regular monthly meeting of the Major Thaddeus Beall Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR), is scheduled for 2 p.m., Thursday, Nov....
A brief history of Veterans Day
On June 28, 1919, in a small French village, about 16.5 kilometers outside Paris France, the Treaty of Versailles was signed, ending WWI. As an armistice had stopped all...
ETGS announces Meeting
All the News That’s Fit To Print, (and a Lot Wasn’t), 19th Century Secular and Religious Newspapers The Star, The Globe, The National Enquirer have nothing on the...
Church holds 2nd Annual Widow’s Banquet
On Saturday, Oct. 21, Reklaw Baptist Church held their 2nd Annual Widow’s Banquet. The speaker was Shirley Bailey and the special music was...

Church announces Revival
There will be a revival at Trail to Christ Cowboy Church on Sunday, Nov. 12 at 1030 a.m. and Nov. 12 - 17 at 7 p.m. with evangelist Herman Cramer.
Pie Baking Contest
Bring the best pie and an appetite for a pie. Participants get to taste all the pies, too. The pie baking contest will begin at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 2. Pie entry...
Alto Trick-or-Treat
Downtown Alto on Tuesday, Oct. 31 the ghouls and boils will be out and Alto EDC are going to trick and treat them! Any fun, safe and family friendly participation is...