The city of Jacksonville brought home the gold this year from the 2nd annual "Tomato Throwdown" against Crystal Springs, MS in Shreveport. They will be showing their big trophy proudly at this weekend's Tomato Festival.
"We just hate to see the school close," is what Ray Beall, husband of the late Bunny Beall who founded Jacksonville Christian School. For more than 40 years, the classrooms have molded minds of the future.
After more than 40 years of fighting fires, Jacksonville fire chief Paul White is retiring. But, he's not going into full retirement mode just yet. He's pursuing another passion of his, running a restaurant.
Hallsville’s Connor Reich, Gilmer’s Bryce Tomlin, Hughes Springs’ Dylan Moore and Carlisle’s Caleb Colley have been selected to play in the annual Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Games.
One fitness program called Silver Sneakers in Jacksonville is transforming the lives of many seniors. Most of them have some sort of physical challenge, but together, they're pushing through it, and feeling better in the long run.