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    'Riddling' right along

    Idle American
    02/11/2016 06:56 PM CST
    Uncle Mort had one of the first telephones in the thicket, and, despite current removal of land lines left and right throughout the country, he gives “zero” thought to disconnecting his. 
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    It's Primary Election time
    02/11/2016 06:54 PM CST - Jack County voters will have a big decision to make at the polls beginning Monday. Not only are they voting for their choice of president, they are choosing between three candidates for our county's top law enforcement officer. Read more

    When a hanging goes wrong
    02/11/2016 06:53 PM CST - Right up to the end of his life, mule skinner Lucius Hightower had only one thing in common with one of the Old West’s most notorious outlaws, “Black Jack” Ketchum -- both men hailed from the Lone Star state. Read more

    Cruz' victory signals possible change for industry
    02/11/2016 06:50 PM CST - Texas Senator Ted Cruz won the Iowa Republican presidential caucus even though Iowa’s popular governor publicly criticized Cruz’s energy and tax policies, which include his opposition to ethanol subsidies and mandated use requirements. Read more

    Enjoying the Retreat Center in Sunset
    02/11/2016 06:48 PM CST - This week has been nice and I have stayed in and tried to piece on a quilt when other chores did not interfere. I also attended the retreat workday on Monday at the Retreat Center in Sunset. Read more

    Seeking purpose for the 'lives of the lost'
    02/11/2016 06:47 PM CST - After writing the article entitled “Methamphetamine at the Forefront”, appreciatively, I’ve received a ton of feedback. Having teenagers myself, I know there aren’t many things more frightening to a parent than the thought of a child getting involved in drugs. Read more

    Letter to the Editor: Do-Something Mentality
    02/04/2016 04:28 PM CST - Concerned Citizens of Jack County seniors are set to receive handmade Valentine's Day cards created by youth volunteers from across the country. Read more

    Boys vs. girls vs. the refrigerator
    02/04/2016 04:25 PM CST - A friend stopped by the other day after a weekend with her college-aged son. He'd brought home a group of his buddies to attend a big local sporting event and eat. Read more

    What goes into the Herald-Gazette
    02/04/2016 04:23 PM CST - I know what goes into producing one edition of the Jacksboro Herald-Gazette on our side of publication, but I was curious last week what our centralized production, graphics, circulation and distribution puts into it. Read more

    When truth trumped all
    02/04/2016 04:21 PM CST - He may have said them with tongue firmly cheek-implanted, but the late Will Rogers' gentle observations of the world made the medicines of life go down smoother. Read more

    ( JP Yim )
    Kanye West's super strict rules for Yeezy show models

    Kanye West had some pretty strict rules for how models at his Yeezy Season 3 fashion extravaganza should display his clothes.