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Halfway through the fiscal year which ends September 30, the City of Jacksboro has expended approximately 60 percent of its budget and has received 68 percent of its projected revenues for the gene

Several department heads gave updates on how things were going during Monday’s commissioners court meeting.

PERRIN – Board members approved becoming a district of innovation during Thursday night’s board meeting.


Just Another Day ...except for the District 8-3A championship.

Bryson and Perrin’s track teams qualified a number of athletes for regional meets this weekend. 

Bryson’s girls finished third at the area meet in Graford last week. 

BRYSON – Perrin’s softballers were gunning for a perfect district season Saturday and had to go through Bryson, which had given them a battle in the first meeting in an 8-6 Lady Pirate victory, to


Bobby Leon Jackson passed away on Saturday, April 22, 2017 in Jacksboro, Texas. He was 82 years old.

Mae Crumpton, 62, of Jacksboro, Texas passed away Monday, April 24, 2017. Graveside services were held Thursday at Cottonwood Cemetery.

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


The Jacksboro Chamber of Commerce selected STOMP (Standing Together On Meth Prevention) as its Chamber Spotlight of the Month for April. 

The Jacksboro Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Bucks and Hot Rods Liquor Store with a ribbon cutting Friday, April 21.

Jacksboro City Council approved a proclamation declaring the month of May as Motorcycle Safety and Awareness Month.

Jacksboro Newspapers

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