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Incumbent Lori McBrayer has beaten challenger Joe Logan in the election for Place 2 on the Jack County Hospital District Board of Directors.

Polls will be open until 7 p.m. Tuesday for the 2018 general election. Jack County voters are able to cast their ballots at any of the polling places countywide.

A Paradise woman was killed in a fatal crash early Monday morning east of Jacksboro.

Due to weather conditions, the Bridges of Hope event has been moved from Hidden Lake Safari Ranch and RV Park to the old Armory at Twin Lakes Activity Center.


MIDLOTHIAN – Brinkley Richardson wanted to end Saturday’s Region II-A Final in a sweep.

After Rio Vista had cut what was a 24-point deficit down to eight with still more than six minutes to go Friday night, yo

MIDLOTHIAN – One down, one step to go.

Every group of seniors is different.


Stanley Darrell Deweber, age 63, of Jacksboro, passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2018.

Alvin Wayne Kinder passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 in Arlington, Texas. 

CWO4 (ret) Frank Lanier Beaman Sr., 82, of Mineral Wells, Texas joined our Lord and Savior the morning of October 13, 2018 after spending his final days surrounded by friends and family.

Terri Lee McCord, 66, passed away on Friday October 5, 2018 in Jacksboro, Texas.


There are a lot of events coming up over the next week. If you're looking for something to do, here's what's going on.

Oct. 26-27

Last week, quilters and quilt enthusiasts from at least six counties visited the community of Post Oak for the Busy Bee Quilt Show held September 28 and 29.

Things to do this weekend


Sept. 28-29

Busy Bee Quilt Show

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