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    Jury decides punishment in murder trial

    01/22/2015 06:48 PM CST
    After nearly three hours of deliberating the punishment decision of the verdict, the jury in the Emory Alexander trial for the murder of Broderick Dean brought back a decision. 
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    Jury in murder trial delivers verdict
    01/22/2015 02:57 PM CST - After deliberating for only 50 minutes, the jury in the trial of Emory Alexander returned a verdict.   Alexander, 48, was charged with murdering Broderick Dean on the night of Feb. Read more

    Day two of Alexander murder trial concludes
    01/22/2015 09:02 AM CST - A slew of witnesses testified before the jury in the murder trial of Emory Lawrence Alexander Wednesday.   Alexander is charged with having murdered Broderick Lamont Dean who died of stab wounds following an argument with the defendant during the late evening of Feb. Read more

    Murder trial of Alexander underway
    01/21/2015 11:02 AM CST - The first Jack County murder trial in 10 years began Tuesday.   Emory Lawrence Alexander is being tried for the murder of Broderick Lamont Dean. Read more

    Hamman shows top heifers
    01/15/2015 12:44 PM CST - Kaily Hamman took grand champion and reserve grand in the heifer show at the Jack County Fair.   The Perrin High School senior said the champion is a polled Hereford named Eden and the reserve is named Foxy. Read more

    Police investigate cyberbullying
    01/15/2015 12:45 PM CST - An incident of cyberbullying last week has warranted police involvement.   According to reports, last Tuesday night, a fake profile “Jacksboro Gossip” was established on the social media platform Instagram that contained disparaging remarks about a Jacksboro High School student. Read more

    Smith and Mathis win goat show
    01/15/2015 12:45 PM CST - For the third year in a row, the Smith brothers, Hunter and Tinnin, have shown the top wethers in the Jack County Fair.   The fraternal twins are seniors this year at Jacksboro High School, so this was their last year to show at the county fair. Read more

    Hood and Thomas take several ribbons at fair
    01/12/2015 02:14 PM CST - For Karson Hood and Kamlynn Thomas, it was a tremendous day at the Jack County Youth Fair Thursday, the pair winning multiple awards.   Thursday was judging and awards for the rabbit and hog divisions. Read more

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    TV talk show pioneer Franklin, who gave Pacino chance, dies

    NEW YORK (AP) — Pioneering radio and TV host Joe Franklin, who gave breaks to the likes of Al Pacino and Bill Cosby on his variety show long before they became famous and who boasted he never missed a broadcast in decades, has died at age 88. Full Story
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    Seth Rogen sorry for 'American Sniper' comments

    “The Interview” actor compared Clint Eastwood’s movie to a Nazi propaganda film depicted in “Inglourious Basterds” because both dealt with snipers, he says; but his comments were taken by many to suggest he was dismissing “American Sniper” as pro-war propaganda.