Henderson

Cookout this Friday to raise money for Rusk County Lieutenant

The community continues to come together to show support for Rusk County Lieutenant David Marshall.
Ex-Henderson standout opts for national title over graduation

Ex-Henderson standout opts for national title over graduation

Tessa Thomas is 0-for-2 on graduations, but she’s batting a solid .333 on softball championships.
ETX marine dies at Hawaii base

ETX marine dies at Hawaii base

An East Texas native and Corporal in the United States Marine Corps passed away Sunday.
RCSO: Lt. in good condition following lung transplant

RCSO: Lt. in good condition following lung transplant

Lt. David Marshall with the Rusk County Sheriff's Office is reported to be in good condition following a lung transplant in Dallas Sunday night, said Sergeant David Roberts.

Music Therapy: Using notes to heal

Linda Pool is marching to the beat of a different drum and using music to heal her patients. 
Rusk County lieutenant undergoes lung transplant, now in stable condition

Rusk County lieutenant undergoes lung transplant, now in stable condition

Lt. David Marshall with the Rusk County Sheriff's Office received his long-awaited lung transplant Sunday night.
Rusk Co. to hold benefit for deputy undergoing lung transplant

Rusk Co. to hold benefit for deputy undergoing lung transplant

The Rusk County Sheriff's Office will hold  a benefit later this month to support one of their own who is undergoing a lung transplant.
Ribbon-cutting held for new Henderson Police Department

Ribbon-cutting held for new Henderson Police Department

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Thursday afternoon for the new 31,000 square foot Henderson Police Department.

Hooked on Art: Artist loses hands, continues to paint

Becky Guinn says she has been passionate about art her entire life.  " I think I decided in the fourth grade that I wanted to be an artist or an art teacher." 
Henderson World War II vet honored as living legend

Henderson World War II vet honored as living legend

More than 100 people came out Tuesday to pay respect to a living legend of Henderson.

Douglass and Carlisle are the top two teams in Texas

Douglass is between Nacogdoches and Alto. Carlisle High School is in Price, Texas, between Tyler and Henderson. The Douglass Indians and the Carlisle Indians are the top two baseball teams in the state.
Carlisle’s Brightwell pitches perfect game in 10-0 win over Big Sandy, plus coverage of 6 other games

Carlisle’s Brightwell pitches perfect game in 10-0 win over Big Sandy, plus coverage of 6 other games

Zach Brightwell threw a perfect game at Big Sandy, striking out 13, as the Carlisle Indians rolled to a 10-0 District 20-A win.

Christian Women's Job Corps provides lessons, hope to women

Women in Rusk County are feeling empowered thanks to the Christian Women's Job Corps. The Job Corps offers free classes to teach women job, computer, interviewing and life skills.
4 arrested in Rusk Co. meth ring, 2 repeat offenders

4 arrested in Rusk Co. meth ring, 2 repeat offenders

Four people were arrested last week in Rusk County for alleged drug trafficking. Two of the accused were busted last November on similar charges.

Rusk County increases tax rate to help fire departments

Rusk County voters have voted to increase the tax rate from 3% to 7% to help 16 county fire departments.