News Stories

Jack County Emergency Management Coordinator Frank Hefner said early morning storms Wednesday caused damage throughout the county but Bryson got the brunt of it.

After recommendations from the Courthouse Safety Committee, Jack County Commissioners agreed to implement two proposals and tabled two others during a Feb. 25 meeting.

Faith Community Hospital is offering a new service for allergy sufferers.

Jacksboro council members approved spending up to $55,700 for replacing blades on a rotor at the wastewater treatment plant during the Feb. 25 regular meeting.

Sports

CHICO – RW Aldridge has developed a talent few pitchers, even in the majors, have mastered.

PERRIN – Perfection is considered by the number 300 ... at least in bowling.

PERRIN – Tyler Welch is not one to refuse a dare.

After a tie for the 7-3A regular season championship, Jacksboro’s girls' basketballers took away plenty of hardware as th

Obituaries

Dennis Leroy Bennett passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019 in Jack County, Texas. He was 58 years old.

On Thursday, February 28, 2019 Ricky “Rick” Don Broom, father of three, passed away at the age of 63.

Roy Newton Leach passed away at age 63 at Medical City Lewisville surrounded by loving family members February 15, 2019.

William “Bill” Glenn Rogers, 85, went to be with his Lord Thursday, February 21, 2019 in Jacksboro, Texas surrounded by his family.

Lifestyles

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Live Oak Veterinary Clinic, Dry Fork Veterinary Clinic, and Merck Animal Health will host a meeting for livestock producers at 6 p.m.

Oakwood Cemetery Association spring cleanup will begin March 15 in preparation for Easter April 21.

Elizabeth Hines, Jack County 4-H member, caught a calf during Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo's Calf Scramble, earning a $500 purchase certificate presented by Paxton Motheral, calf scramble committee member.

Elizabeth Hines and Abigail Mangum, members of Jack County 4-H, each caught a calf during Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo’s Calf Scramble February 7, earning a $500 purchase certificate for a sho

Jacksboro High School announced the achievement of Level 3 certification in Marzano High Reliability Schools™.

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