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Thomas Evans Beck - Jacksonville Daily Progress
RUSK — A memorial service for Thomas Evans Beck, age 74, of Rusk is scheduled for 3 p.m., Saturday, July 26, 2014 in Calvary Baptist Church in Rusk with Rev. Randall Jinkins officiating. Mr. Beck passed away July 15, 2014 at his residence. He was born ...
Eating healthy is about making good choices - Jacksonville Daily Progress
CHEROKEE COUNTY — There's a four-letter word I've been trying to avoid, but I don't think I can do so any longer. D-i-e-t. We all have a diet, whether it consist mostly of pizza and Dr Pepper or salad and water. However, as many times as I've tried to ...
Gallatin resident seeks help with expenses after diagnosis - Jacksonville Daily Progress
GALLATIN — A Gallatin woman and longtime employee at Prosperity Bank is about to undergo the first stage of procedures for stem cell harvesting. Tina Baggett, 51, became unable to work in February due to complications from multiple myeloma, a cancer of ...
RISD board mulls $16M budget - Jacksonville Daily Progress
RUSK — Local school board members are considering a $16,671,955 proposed general fund budget for Rusk ISD's upcoming fiscal year – which begins Sept. 1 – but are nowhere near close to adopting the budget, said Lesa Jones, assistant district ...
National Night Out to return to Jacksonville - Jacksonville Daily Progress
JACKSONVILLE — National Night Out ( NNO) festivities will be returning to Jacksonville this year. Jacksonville Police Crime Prevention Officer Detective Tonya Harris said all Jacksonville residents are encouraged to participate this year by sponsoring ...
Rusk protest highlights views concerning border issues - Jacksonville Daily Progress
RUSK — Several Texans gathered Saturday in Rusk -- not only to protest the recent federally-sponsored flood of illegal immigrants into the U.S., but to demand state officials to do something about it. Nearly 20 concerned citizens gathered at the ...
Rashida Bradley Adams - Jacksonville Daily Progress
JACKSONVILLE — Services for Ms. Rashida Bradley Adams will be held on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 6 - 8 PM at Community Funeral Home Chapel. Services entrusted to Community Funeral Home of Jacksonville.
BBB column lacked Jacksonville comparison - Jacksonville Daily Progress
JACKSONVILLE — The Saturday, July 12, Progress had an informative article from the Better Business Bureau regarding the precautions that should be taken when renting property. Some additional comments are in order. The statement that one and two ...
Gabino Garcia - Jacksonville Daily Progress
JACKSONVILLE — Funeral for Gabino Garcia, 84, of Jacksonville will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Mercy McGowan Chapel under the direction of Mercy McGowan Funeral Home. Burial will be at Meadow Cemetery.
Bullard's Rumbelow rapidly rising up through ranks in Yankee farm system - Jacksonville Daily Progress
Mr. Rumbelow stated that his son was excited for the success that he has achieved this season. “Nick is really pumped up about everything,” Jay Rumbelow said. “He has relied on his strong work ethic ever since joining the Yankees' system (and) he ...