News Stories

A man indicted on a Jack County charge last month was arrested July 9 in Odessa.

BRYSON – School board members voted to reward their State Champion One-Act Play group in two ways during Monday night’s meeting.

PERRIN – Some residents want to make sure new Perrin ISD officials live in the district they work in.

Sports

Aug. 1 is the start for both the high school football season.

PERRIN – Pirate athletes will be issued lockers and equipment and have start of season meetings on July 26-27.

Joe Rackley, Chelsey Wall andChelsea Kincaid will all be coaching Bryson varsity sports as newcomers this Fall.

BRYSON – Two rookie head coaches and one with 13 years of experience will guide the Cowboys and Cowgirls this year.

Obituaries

Ray Ned Walker, 83, passed away Monday, July 17, 2016 in Fort Worth, Texas.

Jody Keith Reeves, of Jacksboro, Texas was born on Christmas Eve in 1974 to Gary Marlon and Ruby Lee (Uptergrove) Reeves in Graham, Texas. He passed away on Thursday July 14, 2016 in Jacksboro.

Bobby Gene Cannon – Bob or Mr. Cannon, 82, of Graham formerly of Perrin, Texas was picked up by Jesus on Tuesday, July 19, 2016. 

Lifestyles

The Jacksboro Chamber of Commerce has selected Clinton Farris, RPLS Surveying and Mapping as its Chamber Spotlight for July.

The Antelope Ex-Students Association Homecoming will begin with registration at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, July 24 at the Antelope Community Center. A catered meal will be served at 12:30 p.m.

Jonathan Moser, center, measures ingrediants for sweet and salty cereal bars during the Jack County AgriLife Extension cooking camp Tuesday as Caiden Martin and Rebecca Bright look on.

Jack County AgriLife Extension hosted cooking camp Tuesday at First United Methodist Church.

Jacksboro Newspapers

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