Welcome to our web site

Our mission is to strengthen communities by providing local news and editorial, and we hope you enjoy our online content. Some of the features of our website are:

  • For subscribers only: the ability to read up-to-date articles about the county and surrounding communities
  • For subscribers only: an extensive gallery of pictures from local events
  • For subscribers only: an archived section of printed newspapers

Print (including online access) Subscription Rates

Subscriptions to the web site are included at no additional charge to our print subscribers.

$45.00 for residents of Cherokee County,
$50.00 for neighboring-county residents,
$60.00 for everyone else

Online Only Subscription Rates

$35.00 per year


Subscriptions penny@thecherokeean.com
John Hawkins (General Manager) john@thecherokeean.com
Jo Anne Embleton (Editor) news@thecherokeean.com
Penny Hawkins (Classifieds, Legals, Subscriptions, Obituaries) penny@thecherokeean.com
Reporter news@thecherokeean.com
Obituaries news@thecherokeean.com
Website Support support@communityjournalismproject.com


The Cherokeean Herald
Mailing Address:
PO Box 348
Rusk, TX 75785

Physical Address:
595 N Main St
Rusk, TX 75785

(903) 683-2257

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