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    Birth Announcement: Juliana Mae Kostelich

    10/27/2014 04:41 PM CDT
    Blu and Callie Kostelich announce the arrival of Juliana Mae Kostelich born Sept. 10, 2014. She weighed 7 pounds 4 ounces and was 20 inches long.   Grandparents are Ronald and Anna Fitzgerald of Jacksboro and Wayne and Kristy Kostelich of Denver City. 
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    Birth Announcement: Burklee Jayce Riggs Rhoades
    10/27/2014 04:40 PM CDT - Burkelee Jayce Riggs Rhoades was born to Cody and Ky Rhoades of Jermyn at 2:20 p.m. Sept. 7, 2014. She weighed 6 lbs 9 oz and was 20 inches long.   Burkelee has two brothers, Blakeleee and Brentlee. Read more

    Jacksboro students participate in College Day
    10/27/2014 04:38 PM CDT - Seniors Daniel Herod, Tanner Brooker, and, Colton Redding check out the Navarro College booth at College Day Wednesday hosted in Graham. Jacksboro High School seniors took part in the event to learn more about their options following high school. Read more

    BBBS celebrates successful Fall Fest
    10/27/2014 04:08 PM CDT - It’s a wonderful thing when people get together to help someone less fortunate.   While Big Brothers Big Sisters of Jack County has been in the area a short time, it has made a difference in many young people’s lives. Read more

    Jack County 3rd graders take part in Science Day
    10/23/2014 11:58 AM CDT - Jack County AgriLife Extension Service hosted third grade Science Day Tuesday. Third graders from Jacksboro, Bryson and Perrin visited the Jack County Fair Barn to get some hands-on science learning. Read more

    BBBS Fall Fest fundraiser coming up this weekend
    10/23/2014 11:39 AM CDT - A new tradition in Jacksboro will have families able to get ready for Halloween a bit early.   The 4th Annual Fall Fest, sponsored by Big Brothers Big Sisters Jack County is scheduled from 2 to 6 p. Read more

    Chamber welcomes Candlewood Suites
    10/16/2014 04:42 PM CDT - Jacksboro Chamber of Commerce welcomes Candlewood Suites of Decatur. The extended stay hotel offers studio suites, fully-equipped kitchens, and is pet friendly. Read more

    Prevent Halloween from becoming a spooky nightmare
    10/16/2014 04:40 PM CDT - The risk of a child being hit by a car is roughly four times higher on Halloween than on any other night of the year.  That’s when more than 40 million children between the ages of 5 and 14 hit the trick-or-treat trails. Read more

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    Wallenda ready for windy Chicago tightrope walks

    CHICAGO (AP) — With Chicago's chilling winds howling in the background, tightrope walker Nik Wallenda declared Friday he's ready to attempt two back-to-back skyscraper crossings, one of them blindfolded. Full Story