JACKSONVILLE — Former House of Israel member Robert Fox was convicted Monday of tampering with a government record, District Attorney Elmer Beckworth said.
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Jacksonville firefighters responded to a house fire recently that resulted in a total loss, according to Capt. Ted Hunt of the Jacksonville Fire Department.
The Texas Rangers recently were asked to investigate former County At law Judge Craig Fletcher through a special prosecutor with the district attorney's office, a Texas Department of Public Safety spokeswoman confirmed Wednesday.
Do you love your family pet?
Of course you do. So, what would you do if your beloved pet faced the grim diagnosis of cancer?
A total of three Cherokee County Democrats and 20 Republicans -- including surprise judicial appointee Kelley Peacock -- have filed for positions on the March 4, 2014 primary ballots, it was confirmed Monday.
Cherokee County Commissioners Court meetings generally are known for their brevity and lack of conflict. But Monday's meeting threw some people for a loop when the majority of commissioners — minus two who abstained from voting — unexpectedly appointed County Attorney Kelley Peacock to replace resigned county court at law judge Craig Fletcher.
About 8 p.m, Thursday, Dec. 5, officials of the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office, with assistance from a Jacksonville Police Department investigator and an officer from Rusk Police Department, executed a Narcotic Search Warrant at a residence on CR-1310 in Gallatin.
The Cherokee County Commissioners' Court meeting was a packed house Monday morning, however there was one person noticeably missing.
Several holiday events in Rusk have been postponed until next week due to inclement weather, according to the local Chamber of Commerce.
A memorial service for Lula Hamm, age 60, of Jacksonville, is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, December 21, 2013 at the Fellowship Bible Church on Hwy 79 in Jacksonville.
Standing in the midst of a poinsettia-filled greenhouse at Color Spot Nurseries, two men work in tandem, carefully spraying adhesive on the plants' leaves that will hold fast an iridescent glitter being shaken upon them.