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Senior team members attending the Lady Eagle basketball camp include: Liz Wolfe, Jaclynn Dyess, Shelby Frauenberger, Deborah Thompson, Lisa Frauenberger, Justice Johnson, Meghan Lestina, Moquesha Robertson and Kelsey Blankinship. The camp was instructed by Coach Patsy Whitaker. Lady Eagle basketball teaches fundamentals


7 Lady Eagles earn All District recognition
Seven players from Rusk's regional quarterfinalist team were named to the District 20-AAA All-District team. All seven players will return to next year's team. First team...
Lainie Cockrum of the Attitudes swings at a ball while Slammers catcher Cheyenne Phillips prepares to make the play during a recent match-up between the two teams in the Rusk Baseball/Softball Association. League games are currently being played at Lions Club Park on Euclid St. PHOTO: LYNN LITTLEJOHN Summer ball in full swing


Lauren Isaacs takes a shot during the Rusk Lady Eagle Basketball Camp last week. Campers learned ball handling skills, shooting and competed in various events. Camp instructors were Tracy Kincade and Jamie Hays. Taking her shot


Kaitlyn 
            Tugwell m hits a ball while Shayla Townsend looks on during the 
            "Rusk World Series," held at the end of the Rusk Eagle Baseball/ 
            Softball camp. Campers were given the opportunity to have their 
            throwing speeds clocked and to evaluate themselves on film. The camp 
            was held June 4-8 at Rusk High School. Eagle baseball camp ends with 'Rusk World Series'
Eagle baseball camp ends with 'Rusk World Series'


Teacher of the Year Award is presented to Sue Bowling, Rusk Elementary School faculty member. The award was presented to Ms. Bowling by Dr. Jim Largent, superintendent, at the annual teacher appreciation luncheon May 25 at the junior high school cafeteria. Sue Bowling is named RISD Teacher of the Year
Sue Bowling, elementary school teacher, was named Rusk ISD Teacher of the Year during the annual teacher appreciation luncheon Friday, May 25, at...


Lady Eagle basketball camp set for June 11-14
The Rusk Lady Eagle basketball camp will be held June 11-14 at Rusk High School for all incoming second through ninth grade girls. Camp fee is $30 for the first child and...
Men's basketball league starts in Rusk
Rusk Varsity Basketball Coach Tracy Kincade is starting a men's basketball league for ages 18 and over. Games will be played on Sundays in the Rusk High School Gymnasium....
Coach Kincade's Future Stars basketball camp slated for June
Coach Kincade's Future Stars Basketball Summer Camp for boys in grades 4-8 will be from 9 a.m. to noon June 18-21. Cost is $30 for the first child and $20 for each...
Doyle Tylich of Rusk shows off the 90-pound wahoo fish he caught on May 30 during a fishing trip in the Gulf of Mexico. The wahoo was approximately six feet long. Wahoos are fast swimming fish whose solitary lifestyle make them a rare catch. Wahoos are prize fishes to catch due to the difficulty of doing so and the reputation for the good taste of the meat. Mr. Tylich said last year, only five were caught on the fishing boat he was on. Wahoo!!!


Senior Brent Jones hits a grounder during a district game this season. Jones was an honorable mention on the 2007 All-District team. Eight Eagles go All-District
Despite a 5-9 district record, eight Rusk Eagles landed on the District 20-AAA All-District baseball team. Chance Davis was named 1st team in the...


Sheena Henderson l (left) and Rachel Hicks were named to the Academic All-State girls basketball team. Henderson, a senior, played point guard for the team while Hicks, a senior, played post. Lady Eagles go Academic All-District
Seven Lady Eagle basketball players have been named to the District 20-AAA Academic All-District team while two have been named Academic All-State....


Top Alcohol Dragster Spencer Massey takes off during a Lucas Oil Series event earlier this season. Massey, who won the East Texas State Championship last year, was upset in the semi-final round by veteran Driver Darryl Hitchman. Prior to the event at Cherokee County Motorsports Park, Massey was in 3rd place in the points standings for his division. Massey upset at Sunday's NHRA Lucas Oil Event
In the final results from Sunday's $201,000 NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series East Texas State Championships it was veteran Top Alcohol Dragster...


Cross Country MVPs were Margo Kahla, Fred Wilkins and Geraldo Guevara. Pictured are Kahla and Wilkins. Alto's MVPs honored


Alto's Mean Sting remembers championship year
The 2006-2007 school year was a memorable one for Alto High School athletes. The football team won the Class A Division I state championship, the...