• JHS hosts athletic awards assembly - 05/21/2015 11:54 AM CDT
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  • Obituary: Pamela Hudson - 05/26/2015 04:47 PM CDT
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    PETS, Friends partner to offer low-cost spay/neuter clinic

    05/26/2015 04:53 PM CDT
    Trying to find homes for an unexpected litter of puppies is a daunting task.   That’s why Friends of the Jacksboro Animal Shelter has renewed its partnership with the PETS (Prevent Euthanasia Through Sterilization) Low-Cost Spay and Neuter Clinic in Wichita Falls to once again bring its transport van to Jacksboro Wednesday, June 10. 
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    Summer Reading is off and running
    05/26/2015 04:50 PM CDT - Gladys Johnson Ritchie Library kicked off its Summer Reading Program Monday. Participants participated in several games including cottonball soccer.  There was a crowd of more than 30 and more than 20 that signed up for the program. Read more

    JMS robotics team places 2nd in state
    05/22/2015 11:37 AM CDT - Three Jacksboro Middle School students recently competed at Duncanville ISD in the State Robotics competition, placing second in state.  The team consisted of eighth graders Leah Plaster and Hoyt Nebgen and seventh grader Morgyn Green. Read more

    Chamber Spotlight for April is Jack County Building Center
    05/22/2015 11:34 AM CDT - Jack County Building Center was selected as the Jacksboro Chamber of Commerce’s April Business Spotlight.  The nomination stated that Jack County Building Center is an incredible asset to the community, not only because of the products it offers, but also for the support provided to our community and its organizations and events. Read more

    Gibtown to honor vets for Memorial Day
    05/22/2015 11:33 AM CDT - The Gibtown Cemetery host a Memorial Day service beginning at 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 25 honoring all veterans, conducted by The Sons of the Confederate Veterans. Read more

    County students take part in Progressive Agricultural Safety Day
    05/22/2015 11:29 AM CDT - Jack County fifth graders participated in Progressive Agricultural Safety Day Tuesday. The mission of Progressive Ag Day is to provide education and training to make farm and ranch life safer and healthier for children and their communities. Read more

    Chamber welcomes Silverback Shredding
    05/22/2015 11:24 AM CDT - Jacksboro Chamber welcomed Silverback Shredding Services with a ribbon cutting Tuesday. Silverback Shredding is a secure, on-site document destruction company. Read more

    Jack County rodeo set for June 4-6
    05/22/2015 11:22 AM CDT - A 60-year tradition in the area, the Jack County Sheriff’s Posse is hosting its annual rodeo June 4-6 at the Rodeo Arena west of Jacksboro on U.S. Read more

    JHS celebrates prom
    05/18/2015 11:56 AM CDT - Jacksboro High School students celebrated prom Saturday. Those attending took part in the red carpet treatment in the gym prior to loading a bus and heading to the big event in Decataur. Read more

    Family returns found dog tags to veteran's relatives

    ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Basil Robinson's relatives have his military dog tags back after a family found them in a dumpster while searching for scrap metal. Full Story
    Falling museum visitor grabs at, smashes ancient Greek vase

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's culture ministry says a millennia-old pottery vase in a southern museum has been damaged after a visitor who lost her balance tried to hold onto the exhibit and crashed down with it. Full Story
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    Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield reunited?

    'The Amazing Spider-Man' co-stars have been spotted together around L.A. amid reports their romance is back on.