News Stories

There will soon be a new face at Jacksboro Elementary School. Superintendent Dwain Milam announced last week that Aaron Hannah has been selected as the new principal for JES.

Something that has been 40 years in fruition in Eugene Weldon’s mind is coming to fruition Monday evening.

Tuesday afternoon, a group gathered at the King family cemetery to honor Sheriff William Meredith King who was killed in the line of duty July 17, 1885. 

Sports

Game Two

Peaster 5, Jacksboro 1 (9 innings)

GRAHAM – Errors, hit batters and walks oh my.

BRYSON – There are naysayers that say those high school players that play six-man football will never make it on the collegiate stage.

Brayden Houser hopes to prove them wrong.

Obituaries

Juanita Barnett of Jack County, Texas went to be with our Lord Saturday, April 21, 2018.

She was born to R.Z. and Dona Ainsworth on August 19, 1936.

After a month-long fight with heart problems, Charles Alvin Ross passed away from this life, with his daughter by his side, April 8, 2018 in Wichita Falls, Texas, at the age of 75. 

Winelda June Bishop, 80, of White Oak, North Carolina, passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2018. 

Lifestyles

Bryson One Act Play won the UIL Regional OAP contest at Central High School in Keller April 16.

In preparation for the third annual Texoma Gives on September 13, 2018, kick-off meetings will be held Tuesday, May 1 in the Silver Square Room of the Wells Fargo Building, 2nd Floor 2301 Kell Boul

After 215 years of separation, a new purpose and unity is leading three protestant denominations to reunite.

Jacksboro Newspapers

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