JACKSONVILLE — Cherokee County Retired School Personnel met Tuesday, February 14, 2012, at First United Methodist Church in Jacksonville.
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Inspired by unbounded imagination, generations of quilters have created history with thread and fabric, and now, local residents are adding to that history.
“Quilting brings a richness to the family and community in a very tangible way,” said Jo Caraway, who hosts the Quilter's Guild of Cherokee County gathering every second Tuesday of the month in her Rusk-area home.
Whether they're created using floral, vegetable or herbal plants, one thing is certain: Container gardening is a simple way to groom a green thumb.
February is Black History Month, a time for some to reflect on their heritage. One such place worthy of remembrance is Cuney, Texas.
It's a centuries-old tradition, based on the scripture story of Mary's and Joseph's search for lodging in Bethlehem.
Sadler was the guest of honor at a surprise party for his 30th birthday at Angelina House on Wednesday, an event coordinated by Angelina House Wellness Director Trachel Crow and residence sales manager Linzey Campbell.
While Fido may be a pro at making big “feed me, I'm starving” eyes, animal care professionals remind people that sharing their Thanksgiving mean is more harmful than not.
1. Lighten ingredients in your desserts. Use a low-calories sweetener in place of all or part of the sugar.
1. How many excess calories does it take to gain one pound? A) 1500; B) 2500, C) 3500; D) 4500
• Don’t go to a party hungry: We often eat faster and more when we are hungry – therefore, eat a wholesome breakfast or lunch to avoid overeating at the party.
With just an 11-student enrollment at the local Christ the Redeemer Academy, folks often are surprised when they learn about the K-12 Christian school, but that’s okay.