This week brought something extra to Seniors along with food, as Gateway to American Opportunities provided FDIC “Money Smart for Older Adults” Resource Guides to the Cherokee County “Meals on Wheels” program.
QUESTION: I keep reading articles about functional strength training and the importance of doing full-body, multi-joint movements to maximize results. If this is the latest trend, does it mean that I should stop using the machines at my club?
Trails are pathways that lead to opportunities. Trail blazers who travel by faith, maximizing every opportunity lead the way for others to follow and make change. Rev. C.C. White was such a person.
SAN AUGUSTINE — Staying in San Augustine for the Easter holiday? Come to Mission Dolores State Historic Site for an “Egg-stravaganza” on Saturday, April 15th!
The University of Texas at Tyler is currently showing the 32nd Annual International Exhibition at the Meadows Gallery on campus, Michelle Taff, gallery coordinator, announced.
Question: With it being American Heart Month, I’m curious what dietary changes I should make in order to stave off heart disease? Just trying to be proactive rather than reactive!
Question: I’m looking to learn a bit more about nutrition, but with so many books on the store shelves, how do I know which one is the right one?
Question: A friend of mine eats 5-6 smaller meals each day and keeps telling me that I should be doing the same. Are there actually any benefits to doing this, especially if 3 meals per day are satisfying?
DALLAS – Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas (GSNETX), the largest organization shaping young female leaders in North Texas, is preparing to kick off its 2017 Cookie Season starting Jan. 13 through Feb. 26.
Question: The holidays are over, yet the stress still seems to be lingering. I feel as if I can’t get back on track with a regular schedule. Can you please provide some tips to help me cope with my stress?
Question: What do you think about meal delivery systems like Blue Apron, Home Chef, and HelloFresh? Are they worthwhile if weight loss is my primary focus?
TYLER – CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic - Jacksonville welcomed new provider Pamela Mackay, FNP, to serve the patients of their growing community practice this December.
Question: With the weather getting colder and flu season almost upon us, can you provide a little refresher on working out when you’re sick?
Employees of Jacksonville's Prosperity Bank are hauling in the goods for this year's Toys for Tots new toy campaign, collecting an array of goods for local children in need. Shown from left are Toys for Tots volunteer Ron Seeton and event organizer Jesse Gobea, a manager Lana Cook, Pam Lu…
Christmas cheer baskets for the holidays were packed for distribution to families of the area. Sponsored by the Jacksonville Ministerial Alliance, food for the 400 baskets was paid for by United Fund of Cherokee County and packed by volunteers. Pictured, from left, are JHS Cheerleader Jacie …
Austin Bank recently honored employees for their outstanding work and years of service with the company. They were recognized at the Bank’s 2016 Service Award Luncheon held December 6 at Willow Brook Country Club in Tyler.
The Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for Techcore, Tuesday, November 29. Techcore repairs just about every type of electronic device from TV's, Game Consoles, Tablets etc. Need a phone repair that has a cracked device, water damage or broken housing or buttons? Techcore…
I recently took a trip. It was a short trip, and I didn’t have to pack a bag for it. But I traveled so far, I could see worlds I once knew and new places I had always dreamed of going.
Question: Recently while exercising on the cardio machines, my toes went numb within a few minutes of working out. Any ideas as to what is causing this?
Upper and middle school students from The Brook Hill School in Bullard recently helped create 452 boxes of gifts as part of their annual Operation Christmas Child project, according to school leaders.
TYLER – As we gear up for the holiday season, Whataburger welcomes the East Texas community to join them in the fight against hunger. From Dec. 1–15, customers who make a $1 donation to the East Texas Food Bank at any of the 43 East Texas Whataburger locations will receive a thank you coupon…
It's November, and you know what that means: Seven weeks of holy days and holidays, beginning with Thanksgiving and stretching through to the Feast of the Epiphany on Jan. 6 (for those of you who celebrate it).
Question: I keep hearing about detoxification diets, and how they can help with weight loss and other health-related issues. I’m looking to jumpstart my own weight loss, so is this something I should consider?
The Jacksonville Development Corporation’s board of directors is proud to announce their approval of an incentive package benefitting ADAMS Engineers and Equipment, Inc., for relocating and creating new primary jobs at their location of 5656 U.S. Highway 69 North, Jacksonville, Texas. Cliff …
Angelina House residents Roberta Roberts and Clyde Jenkins get a good start on their garden. Residents of Angelina House and four other Jacksonville area senior residential centers joined forces with the Jacksonville Garden Club, Joe Smith Plant Farms and Spooktacular Bull Bash to create Gar…
Twin Oaks Health &Rehabilitation hosted a reception Oct. 25, 2016 honoring and showing appreciation for the work our Jacksonville city officials and their staff do for us. Residents, department heads and administrators were present to meet and greet the guests.
Emmy Walley, Jacksonville is a new junior member of the American Angus Association®, reports Allen Moczygemba, CEO of the national organization with headquarters in Saint Joseph, Mo.
To me, creative writing is something that is personal. Sitting down in front of a blank page and pouring out your ideas, emotions, believes, fantasies, fears, hopes and dreams ... it comes from somewhere deep within.
- Rusk: Lawsuit against city, officials dismissed on grounds of jurisdiction
- UPDATE: Cherokee County deputy charged with indecency with child
- No injuries in pre-dawn house fire on N. Jackson St.
- Jacksonville: More funds approved for shelter on Tena St.
- Cherokee County arrests: Jan. 29-Feb. 4
- Rusk P.D. seeks help identifying suspects
- Softball: Goff strikes out 21 in Rusk's 3-0 win over Jacksonville
- Presidents Day: Area schools, city offices closed Monday
- Freeney shreds Hallsville's defense for 5 goals in JHS romp
- Jacksonville Softball bombs Eustace 16-0