Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX



Rusk city council members join Mayor Angela Raiborn, center left, and library director Amy Derrington, center right, during a ground-breaking ceremony Friday for Singletary Memorial Library's $1.2 million expansion project, which more than doubles the size of existing floor space. The project has been contemplated since 1973, and will be located on a lot the city purchased in the 1990s to meet future growth needs. Pictured at far right is construction manager Britt Patterson of Berry & Clay of Rusk.