News Stories

The flu season has hit one Jack County school especially hard. Perrin-Whitt CISD closed Monday to disinfect the school.

A Jack County Sheriff’s Deputy and wrecker driver are recovering from injuries suffered after an accident in the fog early Sunday morning.

Wise County Crisis Center – Jack County is offering a fun way for people to win a gift basket worth more than $700 at tonight’s Jacksboro-Boyd basketball games.

Sports

Finding itself down seven at halftime in Jacksboro Feb. 9, Henrietta decided to open things up a little bit from beyond the arc.

The results were terrific.

SANTO – Jacksboro, and Perrin both had solid meets here Saturday as both powerlifting teams tried to solidify their positions at the regional meet later this month.

BRYSON – Cowboy fortunes are skyrocketing as the boys' basketball team continues to fight for a playoff spot, winning its fourth in a row with a pair of victories this past week.

Obituaries

Alan Hayden Bush, 72, passed away Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018 in Fort Worth.

Lucillia Angell Hamm passed away Sunday, December 31, 2017 in Bridgeport, Texas at the age of 93 years old. 

Georgie Fae Jackson, 91, passed away December 8, 2017.

Lifestyles

Eric Wilson, principal of Bryson School has been selected to represent the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals as Region 9 Outstanding Principal of the Year.

STOMP, Standing Together On Meth Prevention, has hired its first paid position made possible through grant funds and AmeriCorps. 

More than 4,240 Baylor University students were named to the Dean’s Academic Honor Roll for the 2017 fall semester. 

Jacksboro Newspapers

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Jacksboro, Texas 76458

Phone: (940) 567-2616
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