Sports

Demarcus Skinner (11) shoots a three-pointer during last Tuesday's game against Carthage. Skinner sank three three-pointers, and was one-for-two from the free-throw line en route to scoring 10 points on the evening. Eagles upset by Carthage, Lady Eagles drop heartbreaker
When teams become mathematically eliminated from the playoffs, they often fade away easily. Such was not the case Friday, though the Rusk Eagles...


SPORTS
Alto youth baseball sign-ups, try-outs slated Alto youth baseball/softball/t-ball sign-ups and tryouts will be held at 9 a.m. March 3 at the youth baseball/softball...
Jacksonville football players signing scholarships were (from left): Jeremy Miles (Texas College), Tyler James (Ouachita Baptist University), Carmon Boyd-Anderson (Kansas), Jazz Scott (Henderson State University) and Joe Whitaker (Kilgore College). PHOTO: WOLF WHITAKER Local football stars to face each other in JUCO next year
East Texas junior colleges made out like bandits on National Signing Day, with the Trinity Valley Community College (TVCC) Cardinals getting away...


Amanda Session (23) takes a shot during a recent game with the Crockett Lady Bulldogs.The Lady Eagles concluded their season against Carthage Tuesday. PHOTO: WOLF WHITAKER, WOLFPHOTOS.NET. Eagles trampled by Roughriders, bitten by Bulldogs
Despite the best efforts by the Rusk Eagles, the Crockett Bulldogs still pulled away with a 94-61 victory in Crockett Friday. "We played pretty...


New Summerfield School News
NSISD proudly congratulates its Lady Hornets on their win against the Carlisle Lady Indians Friday night, with a final score of 27-22. Leading scorers were Evelyn Suarez...
Chance Cleaver (21) makes a move on a Diboll defender during Rusk's 61-57 win over the Diboll Lumberjacks on Jan. 23. Rusk gave up a 43-24 halftime lead and had to fight for survival in the 4th quarter. The win splits the series between Rusk and Diboll, and sets the stage for crucial showdown with Crockett Friday. PHOTO: LELAND ACKER Eagles pick up key wins over Diboll and Huntington
"Bombs away" was the theme as the Eagles made six threepointers en route to a 58-46 win over the Huntington Red Devils Friday at Eagle Gymnasium....


m Jasmine Harris goes for a layup during a recent game. Harris led the Lady Eagles with 15 points against the Central Lady Bulldogs. Eagles, Lady Eagles struggle against Central, Hudson
The Rusk Eagles went into the locker room leading one of the top teams in District 20- AAA, but when the dust settled, the Hudson Hornets had stung...


Rusk boys JV falls to Carthage 64-56
Lead scorers for the Eagles were Tahj Cleaver, 26, Michael Katon, 15 and Tony Teague, 8.
Cambry Blakemore (14) sets a screen while Sheena Henderson (10) makes a move toward the basket during the Lady Eagles' 56-41 loss to the Carthage Lady Bulldogs. The Lady Eagles played well against Carthage, taking an 18-17 lead in the first half, but Lady Bulldogs put together a 4th quarter run to win the game. PHOTO: LELAND ACKER Eagles bite the Bulldogs
The Rusk Eagles got off to a quick start over the Carthage Bulldogs after Brent Jones hit two three-pointers, giving the Eagles an 8-0 lead to...


Little Dribblers sign-up slated for Saturday
The Rusk Little Dribblers will have their sign-up time from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20 at the Rusk High School Gymnasium. Cost is $20 per child.
Gallatin Olde Store
RHS Class of 78