The Rusk County Commissioners Court got some news from Tax Assessor-Collector Matt B. Gabriel on Thursday morning. At $4,601,437,300, the county’s certified property values dropped about $400 million from a year ago, Gabriel said.
On Thursday, June 16, 2011, at approximately 8:00 am, the Rusk County Sheriff's Office dispatched Patrol Deputy Tray Anderson to a residence on County Road 140D, in Overton, in reference to a Criminal Mischief.
The Rusk County Sheriff’s Office and Rusk County Crime Stoppers are asking the public for information leading to the arrest of three suspects responsible for a burglary which occurred at Clayton’s Mini Mart, FM 322 North, in Eldervi
On Sunday, May 29, 2011, Justice of the Peace, Precinct 5, Judge Joe Sorrells, charged suspect, Joseph Deem, 19, of Tatum, with Aggravated Assault, for the stabbing which occurred approximately 3:30am on Saturday, May 28, 2011.