News Stories

A woman turned herself in to the Hood County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday for a murder in Perrin in earlier that day.

JACKSBORO – All interested citizens are invited to attend a public meeting for the proposed improvements to the intersection of US 281 at US 380 south of Jacksboro.

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.

Sports

HOLLIDAY – Jacksboro Middle School’s boys ‘A’ basketball teams competed in a tournament here Saturday.

MILLSAP – Jacksboro shot 41 percent from the floor Friday night here and held the host Lady Bulldogs to just 24 percent i

BRYSON – From a Cowgirl to a Wrangler.

IOWA PARK – After a tough loss Saturday in the Glen Rose Tournament championship, Jacksboro decided to show Iowa Park wha

Obituaries

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.

Lifestyles

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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