• Jacksboro Football, the year in review - 11/14/2014 11:52 AM CST
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    Jacksboro FFA swept district in leadership

    11/21/2014 03:22 PM CST
    The Jacksboro FFA competed in the Oil Belt District Leadership Development contest Monday, Nov. 10 at Mineral Wells High School. The FFA members brought home the District Sweepstakes Championship. 
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    Shipp wins helmet
    11/21/2014 03:19 PM CST - The Jacksboro Band Boosters hosted a prize drawing for a Jason Witten autographed helmet at the final home game of the year. The winner was Heather Shipp. Read more

    Chamber welcomes Legal Shielf
    11/21/2014 03:18 PM CST - Jacksboro Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Legal Shield with a ribbon cutting. Legal Shield is made up of independent sales associates offering legal service plans and identity theft plans. Read more

    Woman's Forum hosts 35th annual Christmas tour
    11/21/2014 03:17 PM CST - The Woman’s Forum invites all to the 35th Annual Christmas Tour of Homes, a holiday tour of uniquely decorated homes in Wichita Falls.  The tour will take place from noon to 8 p. Read more

    Bank of Jacksboro celebrates open house
    11/14/2014 11:40 AM CST - Bank of Jacksboro recently celebrated its new building with an open house and ribbon cutting with the Jacksboro Chamber of Commerce. Pictured are Charlotte Haston, Lynda Pack, Joe Mitchell, Bailey Francis, Bank Vice President Clint Myrick, Melissa Coufal, Banesa Tinajero, Ashley Murray, Rosalinda Hayhurst, Hanna Reynolds, Cody Cloud, Bank Vice President Wes McCurry, Janice More, Emilly Hicks and Bank President and CEO Jeff Stewart. Read more

    Concerned Citizens Christmas Craft Show coming up
    11/14/2014 11:38 AM CST - Concerned Citizens Christmas Craft Show will be from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21 and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22.   A meal will be served for all those stopping by during lunch time for a $5 donation on Friday and Saturday, a meal of homemade stew will be served. Read more

    Jacksboro starts Christmas Card display project
    11/14/2014 11:36 AM CST - The City of Jacksboro invites all businesses and citizens to create a Christmas Card to display at their business or home that depicts what Christmas means to them. Read more

    Shot clinic set for Tuesday
    11/14/2014 11:33 AM CST - The Department of State Health Services are sponsoring a flu shot clinic from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18 at Live Oak Baptist Church, 1014 Wichita Ave. Read more

    Food Pantry seeks Thanksgiving donations
    11/14/2014 11:32 AM CST - In addition to the regular November distribution, Jack County Food Pantry will put together Thanksgiving Meal kits to distribute to those in Jacksboro who otherwise would not have a meal on Thanksgiving Day. Read more

    Hix to perform at Opry Nov. 29
    11/14/2014 11:29 AM CST - Texas Opry Theater will host Michael Hix and the Holla Thanksgiving weekend. The evening promises great rock and roll with some Christmas holiday flair. Read more

    Man arrested; deputies say he aimed banana at them

    GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A man is facing a felony menacing charge after two western Colorado sheriff's deputies say he pointed a banana at them and they thought it was a gun. Full Story
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    Garcia Marquez family explains archive decision

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — The family of Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez says the late Colombian novelist's archive was offered only to the University of Texas, which will be the materials' repository. Full Story
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    Bette Midler to Ariana Grande: Clean up your act

    The veteran entertainer complains in an interview that young singers rely too much on selling sex instead of talent.