News Stories

Those that don’t believe hard work pays dividends need to hear the story of Brian Peoples.

Jacksboro Police Chief Terry McDaniel, 53, is retiring today, after serving 7 years as the city’s top cop.


BRYSON – It’s a homecoming of sorts for new Bryson Softball Coach James Williams.

Coaching with your brother can be a positive or a negative, depending on the situation.

In Kirk Rodgers mind, it will definitely be a positive.

When opportunity knocks, you answer the door.


Bonnie Lee Turner Dodson, 96, of Mineral Wells Texas Nursing and Rehab passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2017. She was born June 5, 1921 in Jack County, Texas. 

Kelly Joe Fowler passed away on Sunday, June 25, 2017 in Fort Worth, Texas. He was 31 years old. 

RosaLee Moore, of Grand Prairie, Texas, passed away on Wednesday July 5, 2017 in Willow Park, Texas. She was 92 years old.


After successfully completing degree requirements at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, McCall Maddox from Jacksboro, TX, received a Bachelor of Science in Geology.

The Wichita Falls Area CattleWomen are offering a $750 scholarship to students who have graduated from Archer, Baylor, Clay, Jack, Young or Montague county.

Cailli Carol Perry of Jacksboro graduated magna cum laude from Midwestern State University in May 2017 with a Bachelor of Social Work degree.

Jacksboro Newspapers

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PO Drawer 70
Jacksboro, Texas 76458

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