News Stories

Fort Richardson State Park will be closing its overnight facilities for at least nine months beginning Sept. 3. 

Summer has officially begun. The Jacksboro Swimming Pool opened June 1 and day camp season is underway. 

Perrin’s James and Eddie Brock are no strangers to team roping, but competing together is a recent development.

Jack County Commissioners voted to retain the legal services of Allison, Bass and McGee for professional services regarding establishing subdivision regulations and ordinances in the County.

Sports

Bryson and Perrin track athletes will both be competing in the Region III-A Meet Friday and Saturday in Whitney.

Several Jacksboro track athletes will be competing in the Region I-3A track meet Friday and Saturday at ACU's Elmer Gray Stadium.

Jacksboro and Henrietta will face off in a one-game playoff Friday at 7 in Bowie, it was announced a short time ago.

GRAHAM – Offense wins games ... and gets you playoff berths too.

Obituaries

Shirley Diane Bryan, 64, of Poolville, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019 at home.

Shirley was born May 14, 1955 to Peggy M. and Charles R. Easley Sr. Fort Worth, Texas. 

Linda Pippin Self died May 24, 2019 in Jacksboro. She was 75 years old.

Shirley Ann Welch, 83 of Goldthwaite and formerly of Sonora, Texas passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019 in Goldthwaite. 

Hazel Armstrong passed away Tuesday April 23, 2019 in Granbury, Texas at the age of 105 years old.

Lifestyles

Beginning Saturday, May 18 the Jack County Museum will present Lonesome Dove, an exhibition produced by the Wittliff Collections at the Alkek Library, Texas State University, presented in partnersh

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

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