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Rusk Police Department starts Selfie Challenge
The Rusk Police Department started a Selfie Challenge on Monday, Sept. 11. They are challenging the public to meet the officers and take selfies. Post the selfies to...
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...
Jacksonville Rotary learns about Israel’s Forests
At the Sept. 13 meeting Jacksonville Rotarian Taylor Wilson, Consulting Forester with Farmers National Company, delivered a presentation on the...


Harvey Can’t Mess With Texas: A Benefit Concert for Hurricane...
A Benefit Concert for Hurricane Harvey Relief will take place on Friday, Sept. 22 at the Frank Erwin Center from 7 - 11 p.m. and broadcast on 11 TEGNA stations and stream...
Designer Purse Bingo
Please consider donating a new ‘Designer’ handbag to the 1st Harvest of Hope Designer Purse Bingo to be held at the Rusk Civic Center Saturday, Oct. 28. Vera Bradley,...
Iron Eagle Classic Golf Tournament
Gather a team together now for the upcoming Rusk Chamber of Commerce Iron Eagle Classic Golf Tournament, Saturday, Oct. 21 at 1 p.m., at Birmingham Forest Golf Course in...
Jacksonville Rotary Discusses Bull Bash
Rotarian Duane Weatherford, Republic Services Operations Supervisor (center), hosted Jeff Harris (left) and Haley Beasley attended the Sept. 6...


Rotary District Governor visits Jacksonville Rotary
Rotary’s District 5830 Governor, Ted Huffhiness (far right), visited the Rotary Club on Aug. 30, to deliver a District wide update and challenge...


ACGS announces Meeting
The Angelina County Genealogical Society is scheduled to meet at 4 p.m., Monday, Sept. 18, in the Community Meeting Room at the Kurth Memorial Library, 706 S. Raguet St.,...
Garth Brooks Ticket Sale Postponed
As the Houston community continues to recover from the devastation of Hurricane Harvey, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials have postponed the Garth Brooks ticket...
Prayer Conference
Faith Holy Tabernacle Non-Denomination Church, 485 N. Main St., Rusk announces a Prayer Conference on Saturday, Sept. 16 at 6 p.m. Guest speaker: Evangelist Martha Heggins...
85th Birthday Celebration
Everyone is cordially invited to a come-and-go 85th birthday celebration for Helen Cornelius from 2 - 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 16 at the Rusk KOA, located on Highway...
NSDAR Announces Meeting
The next meeting of the Major Thaddeus Beall Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, will be a Dutch Treat Luncheon beginning at 11 a.m. Saturday,...
Rusk Police Department starts Selfie Challenge
The Rusk Police Department started a Selfie Challenge on Monday, Sept. 11. They are challenging the public to meet the officers and take selfies. Post the selfies to...
Bull Nettle Festival
Mt. Selman announces it’s annual Bull Nettle Festival Friday, Sept. 22 and Saturday, Sept. 23. On Friday, there will be a barn dance from 7 to 11 p.m. with dinner and an...