City looking to offer assistance with water, sewer issues
Council honors youth with property saving action
Importance of Power of Attorney explained
Horseshoe State Tournament Oct. 10 in Weatherford
Bryson ISD keeps tax rate nearly the same
Jboro council adopts budget, tax rate

News Stories

City looking to offer assistance with water, sewer issues

Jacksboro will be partnering with a company to offer voluntary assistance to those residents with water and sewer problems.

On Sept. 8, a number of immediate promotions were made within the Jack County Sheriff Department. Chris Reger was promoted to Chief Deputy from jail administrator.

Jacksboro Independent School District principals gave updates on how the first few weeks of school have gone to board members during the Sept. 14 meeting.

Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Texas! They plan to film episodes of the hit series American Pickers throughout the area in November.


WICHITA FALLS – Jacksboro Middle School’s cross country runners ran strong and continued to improve after a meet here Saturday.

WICHITA FALLS – Jacksboro’s cross country runners had solid meets Thursday here.

Varsity Girls

Lady Rabbits run over Jacksboro girls in five games

Through the first two games Saturday, Jacksboro played solid volleyball and ;was able to beat visiting Bowie convincingly.

I need to get back to the area stuff

Been in the area for little more than six years now.


Concerned Citizens has received several donations in the last four months.

Homecoming 2020

School was a big part of a child’s life 50 years ago which led to fond memories of all the high school graduates.

Homecoming Princesses

Libby Gunn is the JHS Junior Princess. She is the daughter of Johnny and Alecia Dickerson and Derek Gunn. Photo/Brian Smith

Hall of Fame

Nik Lewis, right, is placed in the JHS Hall of Fame during Homecoming pregame ceremonies.


Peggy Dean Lackey

Peggy Dean Lackey Damron went to be with Her Lord and Savior, Sept. 12, 2020 in Granbury.

Joyce Boone was born on Aug. 3, 1952 in Jacksboro to John and Francis Hayhurst.

Arthur Lee Laake Jr.

Arthur Lee Laake Jr. was born Dec. 17, 1961 in Vernon to Arthur Lee Laake Sr. and Sharon Lee Jay. He passed from this life Tuesday, Sept. 1 at the age of 58 years, 8 months and 15 days.

Neely Warren Tipton

Neely Warren Tipton (88) came into the world on Oct. 19, 1931, to Ralph and Leota Tipton in Crafton. He passed peacefully, holding the hand of his loving wife, Lucille, on Sept. 3, in Cundiff.

Jacksboro Newspapers

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