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  • Obituary: Virginia Ainsworth - 10/17/2014 07:28 PM CDT
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    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. 
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    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

    JCRSEA to host fundraiser Oct. 24
    10/16/2014 04:37 PM CDT - Jack County Retired School Employees Association will hold a Smoked Pork Plate Dinner from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24.    Three meats will be on each plate — pork tenderloin, ham and Muenster sausage served with all the trimmings. Read more

    Hood recognized at state fair
    10/16/2014 04:34 PM CDT - Jack County 4-H officer Karson Hood, center, receives recognition from Bruce Sifford, Texas State Fair chairman of livestock committee; Kaci McClatchey Creel, DairyMax representative; Alan Walne, Texas State Fair chairman of the board; Mitchell Glieber, Texas State Fair president and CEO on the Chevy Main Stage at the fair Tuesday. Read more

    Quilt winner
    10/16/2014 04:33 PM CDT - Busy Bee Quilt Show Winner of the donation quilt that club members worked on was Terri Skinner of Wichita Falls, who attended her first quilt show. Presenting the quilt to Skinner is Wanda Davis. Read more

    Parents invited to safety program
    10/16/2014 04:32 PM CDT - Jacksboro ISD will host Sgt. Bill Davis who will present his program, “Child Abuse, Bullies in Schools, Sex and the Law” from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. Read more

    Ladies of Faith to focus on breast health awareness
    10/16/2014 04:28 PM CDT - October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In recognition, Faith Community Hospital is hosting a special Ladies of Faith program focusing on breast health. Read more

    Jones-Briscoe and Garner to wed
    10/09/2014 02:20 PM CDT - Sam and Russonna Briscoe of Jacksboro announce the engagement of their daughter Baeli Jones-Briscoe, to Reagan Garner, son of Doug and Karen Garner of Kyle, Texas. Read more

    AgriLife to host cervical cancer Friend to Friend party
    10/09/2014 02:18 PM CDT - Cervical cancer is the easiest female cancer to prevent. A Pap test, which screens for cervical cancer, can help prevent cervical cancer or find it early. Read more

    Chamber welcomes The Simple Life
    10/09/2014 02:15 PM CDT - Jacksboro Chamber of Commerce welcomes The Simple Life as a new member with a ribbon cutting Tuesday. The Simple Life offers produce, meat and essential oils for the community delivered to a customer’s home or office with a focus on fresh, chemical free, pesticide free, hormone free and antibiotic free items. Read more

    Macedonia police: Man robs graves for gold teeth

    SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia may have found its ultimate gold digger. Police in the tiny Balkan country say a 52-year-old guard at an Orthodox Christian cemetery was detained after alleged opening graves to prize gold teeth and dentures and reselling them. Full Story
    (Carol Rosegg/AP)
    Cinderella musical on tour stars a new mom

    NEW YORK (AP) — The actress playing Cinderella on tour has something much more precious than a pair of sparkly slippers waiting backstage. Full Story
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    Star singing nun covers Madonna's 'Like a Virgin'

    Sister Cristina Scuccia, the winner of Italy’s “The Voice,” Sister Cristina Scuccia chooses eye-popping debut single.