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WICHITA FALLS—Crude oil and natural gas drilling and development in Texas has embarked upon a new cycle of expansion, according to the latest Texas Petro Index (TPI), which improved to 160.4 in Mar

The Texas Justice Court Training Center would like to recognize the 27 Justices of the Peace who completed the mandated 80-hours of judicial education required of all justices of the peace in their

Bryson will host two elections in May. Early voting for seats on the Bryson City Council and Bryson ISD Board of Trustees begins Monday.


BRYSON – Both Bryson track teams competed solidly at the district track meet they hosted April 13.

GRAFORD – Perrin continued its quest toward a perfect district season with a 13-4 win over the host Lady Rabbits April 14.

BOWIE – Mama said there’d be nights where you can’t find the strike zone.


Billie Coley King passed away April 12, 2017 in Amarillo, Texas. She was 89 years old. 

Tony Cleveland King peacefully passed away at the age of 82, at his home in Bryson, Texas April 15, 2017. 

Dorcus J. McCold-Cantrell, 78, passed away at home March 9, 2017 in Jacksboro, Texas.


The Back to the Basics Fair, sponsored by Texas Agriflife Extension Service and Faith Community Hospital, is scheduled April 21 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Jack County Fair Barn.

A community fixture for 40 years now, Concerned Citizens of Jack County continues to serve local residents with support, a good meal and camaraderie.

The Jacksboro Lions Club recognized Jacksboro Elementary School’s good citizens for the fourth six weeks.

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