News Stories

Students from Perrin will be helping a sister school damaged during the storms resulting from Hurricane Harvey.

There are a few donation drives going on now in Jacksboro to help with the Hurricane Harvey relief effort.

Reports of gas shortages in the North Texas area sent Jacksboro residents scrambling to fill up their tanks Thursday morning.

Sports

PERRIN –It was a “win some, lose some” Friday for the Pirates here.

BRYSON – After two weeks on the road, the Cowboys opened the home portion of their schedule with a 64-7 win over Moran Sept. 15.

SLIDELL – Jacksboro’s varsity boys cross country team had its best day of the season Saturday, taking top honors at the Slidell Invitational.

Obituaries

Ruthey Fae Rhodes Maxey Alcorn, 82, went to be with the Lord Thursday, August 10, 2017 in Graham. Funeral services will be Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 2 p.m.

Harold Aubrey Inman, Jr. passed away at his home in Jacksboro, Texas on Tuesday, August 15, 2017. He was 78 years old.

Bob D. Henderson, 87, a retired rancher and land surveyor, went to be with our Lord Monday, July 24, 2017 in Bridgeport.

Lifestyles

Jacksboro High School freshman English teacher Susan Coley was the recipient of a gift for her classroom just in time for the new school year.

Jacksboro VFW Post 8914 hosted a school supply drive Saturday with Army Warriors, Leatherneck and the Boozfighters motorcycle clubs.

Jacksboro Newspapers

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