Misc

2017 Hot Pepper Festival Promises Free Family Fun
On Saturday, Oct. 21, the streets of downtown Palestine will fill as the Hot Pepper Festival, the city’s largest event, kicks off with fun for the entire family. This...
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...
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, Oct....
VFW District Meeting
VFW District #19 will hold it’s District Meeting on Saturday, Oct. 7. The meeting will be held at VFW Post #10351 in Hemphill. State Deputy Chief of Staff Peter Hersom...
The Circus is Coming to Town
The Carson & Barnes Circus will be in town Thursday, Oct. 19 at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. at the KOA in Rusk. Pre-sale tickets are available at the Rusk Chamber of Commerce for...
Halloween Carnival
The Rusk Senior Finale Halloween Carnival will be held on Saturday, Oct. 28, from 4 - 10 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 29, from 1 - 4 p.m., at the Rusk High School cafeteria. The...
8th Annual Scarecrow Trail
The Cherokee County Master Gardeners Association is hosting the 2017 Scarecrow Trail to benefit H.O.P.E. Oct. 14 - 26. The H.O.P.E. organization is a non-profit that...
National Night Out Promotes Working Together Towards Safer Community
National Night Out is a yearly event promoting police-community partnerships. On Tuesday, Oct. 3, National Night Out helped citizens in Texas bolster their defenses against...
The Alamo presents Cannon Fest: Artillery of the Texas Revolution
The weekend of Sept. 30 to Oct. 1, the Alamo invited Texans and history enthusiasts of all ages to Cannon Fest, a free event exploring the cannon...

CCGS announces Meeting
The next regular meeting of the Cherokee County Genealogical Society will be held at 5 p.m., Monday, Oct. 9, at the First United Methodist Church, 1031 SE Loop 456, in...
8th Annual Scarecrow Trail
The Cherokee County Master Gardeners Association is hosting the 2017 Scarecrow Trail to benefit H.O.P.E. Oct. 14 - 26. The H.O.P.E. organization is a non-profit that...
Library Study Club Hosts 115th Anniversary Celebration
The Library Study Club of Rusk will host an open house celebration to mark its 115th Anniversary on Wednesday, Oct. 4th from 10 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. The public is welcome...
Oct. 9 - 13 proclaimed as Cherokee County Texas Extension Education...
The Cherokee County Commissioners Court officially proclaimed the week of Oct. 9 - 13 as Cherokee County Texas Extension Education Association...

Children’s Recognition Service at Reklaw Baptist Church
Reklaw Baptist Church had their Children’s Recognition Service on Sunday, Sept. 17. The children received medals and prizes and quoted John 3:16...

The Circus is Coming to Town
The Carson & Barnes Circus will be in town Thursday, Oct. 19 at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. at the KOA in Rusk. Pre-sale tickets are available at the Rusk Chamber of Commerce for...