• TWC reports large increase in claims - 03/23/2015 01:29 PM CDT
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  • Obituary: J.W. Wood - 03/16/2015 11:18 AM CDT
    Birth Announcement: Nolan Wayne Kauitzsch

    03/23/2015 01:25 PM CDT
    Krista and Aaron Kauitzsch of Oak Point welcome the birth of their son, Nolan Wayne Kauitzsch.   Nolan was born February 4, 2015. He weighed 7 pounds 8 ounces and was 22 inches long. 
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    Library to host Bunny Day Wednesday
    03/23/2015 01:23 PM CDT - The Gladys Ritchie Public Library and the Jack County 4-H are once again offering a Bunny Day event from 4-5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the library, 626 W. College St. Read more

    March Chamber Spotlight
    03/23/2015 01:19 PM CDT - Garlic’s Restaurant has been selected as the Jacksboro Chamber of Commerce’s March Spotlight Business.  The nomination stated Garlic’s donated pizza to Jacksboro Health Care Center. Read more

    JES students start Walk Across Texas program
    03/23/2015 12:09 PM CDT - Jacksboro Elementary has begun the Walk Across Texas Program. Students will be walking and exercising. Throughout the next 8 weeks, they will add their miles together as a class and make their way across Texas. Read more

    FCCLA H.O.P.E. video ranked Top 15 in nation
    03/23/2015 12:08 PM CDT - The Jacksboro FCCLA participated in the online STAR Event Digital Stories for Change video competition. This competition recognizes participants who demonstrate their knowledge, skills, and abilities to actively identify an issues concerning families, careers, or communities; research the topic; and develop a digital story to advocate for positive change. Read more

    Purdy-Simons engaged to wed
    03/16/2015 11:22 AM CDT - Mark and Michelle Purdy of Estes Park, Colorado are pleased to announce the wedding engagement of their daughter, Kellsie, to Blake Simons, son of Guinn and Leisa Simons of Dallas, Texas and the grandson of John and Juanita Damron of Jacksboro. Read more

    FCLLA encourages families to take the pledge
    03/16/2015 11:20 AM CDT - The Jacksboro FCCLA is encouraging everyone to take the pledge to plan and prepare a healthy meal for your family. Texas FCCLA is participating in the national FCCLA @ the Table campaign. Read more

    E-Flat Porch Band to bring musical fusion to Archer City
    03/16/2015 11:20 AM CDT - The Royal Theater in Archer City will host a performance by the E-Flat Porch Band at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 11.  The E-Flat Porch Band is named for the porch in McKinney, Texas where the members first practiced — it resonates to the key of E-Flat. Read more

    Grandma is a centerfold: Rest home bares all for calendar

    AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The stars of a charity calendar are in their 80s and 90s, but that didn't stop the men and women from an assisted living facility in Ohio from showing a little skin. Full Story
    Cote de Pablo returns to CBS in 'The Dovekeepers' miniseries

    NEW YORK (AP) — Cote de Pablo was vacationing in Greece when she received the script for "The Dovekeepers," a miniseries based on Alice Hoffman's best-selling novel. Full Story
    'The Sopranos' Drea De Matteo loses New York home in explosion

    'Modern Family’ actress Sarah Hyland grew up across the street from buildings that burned and collapsed in accident caused by gas and plumbing work.