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    County discusses possible Bryson marshal

    The City of Bryson may soon have its own law enforcement presence.During last week’s meeting, Jack County commissioners discussed a possible interlocal agreement with the City of Bryson for support services of detention and dispatch for a city marshal. Read more
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    Library summer activities continue

    The Summer Reading Program at the Glady’s Ritchie Public Library is over, but that does not mean the activities have stopped. Mary Baugh, Roxanna Soloman Baxter and the library staff have continued to serve the children of the community with craft programs, movies and special events. Read more
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    Death notice: Doneese Sweeney

    Doneese Maria (Lott) Sweeney, 55, of Jermyn, Texas passed away on Sunday, July 13, 2014 in Jacksboro, Texas. Services were Thursday, July 17 at Coker Funeral Home Chapel with burial following in Graceland Cemetery in Jermyn. Read more
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    Swallowing water can be fatal hours after leaving the pool

    Drowning is a danger any time of the year and wherever water is present. Instances of drowning escalate in the summer, when more people are apt to spend time in the pool or at the seaside. Read more
    Oakland Zoo animals enjoy fruit after truck crash

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Animals at the Oakland Zoo were treated to a buffet of tropical fruit after a truck spilled its shipment on a freeway. Full Story