The Henderson 13-under all-stars kick off play in the Dixie Boys State Tournament Saturday in Marshall against Texarkana. Team members are, from row, from left, Zach Collins, Taylor Corley, Jackson Jones, Conner Hairgrove and Andrew Dunbar. Also, back row, from left, Coach Jared Henderson, Brennon Henderson, Grey Briggs, Nick Parker, Austin Lee, Keaton Hand, Jon McNew, Coach Rodney McNew and Coach Ricky Parker.
Aulden Love participates at the Dwarf Athletic Association of America’s the national dwarf games held in Dallas this year. Love will now advance to the World Dwarf Games.
Members of Harmony Baptist Church in Crystal Springs, Miss. are spending the week in New London to clean and revamp an old nursing home in the area soon to be opened as a women’s shelter in Rusk County.
Firefighters from Henderson and Carlisle fire departments extinguish a recreational vehicle fire Wednesday evening. No one was living in the structure at the time of the blaze, though it put surrounding travel trailers with residents at risk.
This photo illustration gives a small glimpse into the proposed Rotary Club flag project at the intersection of U.S. Highway 79 and 259 on McNee Hill. Henderson city council approved having city manager Mike Barrow work out a contract for use of the state’s right-of-way at that location.
For show times or more information about "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” see HendersonCivicTheater.com.
West Rusk County Consolidated Independent School District officials remain enthusiastic about the steady progress being made to the new Bradshaw Stadium facility and expect the field to be completed in plenty of time for the Raiders home opener in late August.
Trace Reaves of the Henderson 9-under all-star team throws a pitch during the district tournament. The Henderson 9s lost their opening game of the state tournament in Center and were scheduled to play late Sunday night in an elimination game.
Overton 12-year-old all-stars coach Dusty McCasland congratulates his players on another solid defensive inning during the state playoffs in Paris this weekend. While they won their opening round game 3-2 to Maud they fell 6-3 in the second round to Fairfield. Overton plays Fannin County this afternoon to avoid elimination.