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Sadler's Kitchen

On Friday nights in East Texas the rumbling you hear in Jacksonville could be the crowds at the Tomato Bowl where local football teams square off or it could be folks rambling to get to the dining room at Sadler’s Kitchen as the doors open at 5 p.m. Recently, I was a diner in the crowd.
November 14, 2015

Barbecue Cook-Off Event In Rusk

The Cherokee 4-H Parent & Adult Leaders’ (PALS) Association has partnered with the Texas State Railroad in Rusk to sponsor the Texas Hobo Cook-Off and Gyspy Jamboree.
June 28, 2015

Emprimo Releases Third Book in Newtonberg Series

Jacksonville-based author David Emprimo has released the third book in his “Newtonberg Stories” series. The newest book, “Back to Newtonberg,” is available in print and e-book editions.
December 19, 2014

Northeast Texans Enjoy Hawk Patrol

For “nature nerds” and others, playing a game of “count the hawks” is a fun pastime on scenic drives and winter is a great time since there is an abundance of them here during this time and they’re easy to see with the leaves off the trees.
December 19, 2014

Northeast Texas Groups Join Forces for Contest

December 19, 2014

CASA Receives Generous Grant

Court-Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for Kids of East Texas recently received a $20,000 grant from the Texas Bar Foundation to implement volunteer recruitment.
December 19, 2014

Best of the Upper East Side of Texas 2014

In its 11th year now, County Line Magazine’s annual survey keeps uncovering more and more local gems in the Upper East Side of Texas.
December 19, 2014

Womack Widens Thread of Soulful Country Music

Lee Ann Womack is back. Not with a vengeance but with what may be her best collection of songs ever. The Jacksonville native took six years to make and finally release an album it seems like she always wanted to make: The Way I’m Livin’.
October 28, 2014

Caddo Mounds Reopens Center on Historic Site

Caddo Mounds State Historic Site, one of the Texas Historical Commission’s (THC) 20 historic sites, underwent much-needed enhancement projects during this past year at its location in Alto between Rusk and Nacogdoches in Cherokee County.
October 28, 2014

Latte Art is Hot in the Upper East Side of Texas

A steaming latte topped with fluffy foam sits on a coffee shop table. Floating atop the foam is the image of a heart, a latte art masterpiece of the barista’s own creation
October 28, 2014

Master Gardener Training Set For Cherokee County

Those interested in learning how to keep yard and garden in top-notch condition, and how to best select plants, will learn these things and much more during Master Gardener training.
December 26, 2013

Go Bus Provides Rides for Those Without Cars

Need transportation? The GoBus system with its 40 or so purple and green buses makes more than 800 trips a day Monday through Friday in 14 Northeast Texas counties, helping people without cars, people whose cars are in the shop, and other people with a need for mobility.
August 29, 2012