Deadline to purchase Rusk Chamber banquet tickets set for 5 p.m. today

by Staff reports

CHEROKEE COUNTY – Time is cutting short to purchase tickets to this year’s annual Chamber of Commerce banquets hosted Jan. 15 in Rusk, and Jan. 20 in Jacksonville.

Ticket sales for the Rusk event, “A Stroll Down Memory Lane,” end Jan. 12, according to Chamber Manager Leilani Sales.

Open to the public, the banquet will be held at 6 p.m. Friday at the Rusk Civic Center, 555 Euclid St., and features door prizes and a silent auction items, with awards presented to Chamber members.

Tickets are $40 for Chamber members and $45 non-members, and may be purchased through or paid for in person at the Chamber office, 184 N. Main St. by 5 p.m. Jan. 12.

For more information, email

Meanwhile, Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce will host its 97th annual Chamber banquet, 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 20, at The Legacy, 782 CR 1511 in Jacksonville. A hospitality room will open at 5:15 p.m.

Tickets are $45 Chamber members, $50 non-members or $500 for a reserved table of eight.

To learn more, contact Ashley at the Chamber office, 903-586-2217, email or visit Purchase tickets online at