News

Cast announced for "On Golden Pond"
Cherokee Civic Theatre Director Don Parsons and Producer Camille Jones have put a cast together to tell the story of the Thayers, in their 44th year of going to their...
Land donated to refuge by California couple
A California couple donated one acre of land to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in August, thus finalizing the establishment of the Neches River Wildlife Refuge, said...
'Dirty Work at the Crossroads' auditions slated
Anyone who would like to be a member of a cast of bumbling characters and enjoys hootin' and hollerin' is invited to the Cherokee Civic Theatre, 116 West 5th Street, just...
Barbara Draper receives Special Olympics award
Special Olympics Texas has selected Barbara Draper as the 2006 Trainer of the Year. Ms. Draper has been involved in Special Olympics for more that 15 years and has...
Birmingham Golf Course announces Super Bowl scramble
Birmingham Forest Golf Club will host the thirteenth annual Superbowl Scramble Saturday Feb. Tee time is 10 a.m. Cash prizes of $600, $400, $200 and $100 will be paid out...
Relay for Life kickoff event scheduled in Rusk
The Cherokee County Relay for Life will hold their annual kickoff event at 6 p.m., Monday, Jan. 29 at the Southern Cherokee Federal Credit Union, 602 North Henderson St. in...
MILITARY
Army Pvt. Hugh Ghormley has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Knox, Ky. During the nine-week training period, the trainee received instruction in drill and...
Alzheimer's support group will not meet in January
There will be no Alzheimer's meetings in January. They will resume Feb. 1 at Lexington Place (formerly Oak Park Care Center) in Rusk. For more information call Liz at (903)...
Clogging lessons slated
For those who can't seem to stay with an exercise program clogging may be the answer. "Clogging is an excellent form of exercise and lots of fun," said Peggy Hugghins,...