News Stories

The Friends of the Jacksboro Animal Shelter is a little closer to realizing their dream of improving and expanding the animal shelter.

Jacksboro saw a 35.42 percent increase in sales tax revenue paid out in July, $81,996 compared to $60,545 for July 2016.


BRYSON – It’s a homecoming of sorts for new Bryson Softball Coach James Williams.

Coaching with your brother can be a positive or a negative, depending on the situation.

In Kirk Rodgers mind, it will definitely be a positive.

When opportunity knocks, you answer the door.


Audrey Arlene Hollimon, 82, of Fort Worth passed away July 16, 2017 after a courageous and lengthy battle with mucosal melanoma.

David Marie Hunter passed away on Thursday, July 13, 2017 in Wichita Falls, Texas. She was 96 years old.

Bonnie Lee Turner Dodson, 96, of Mineral Wells Texas Nursing and Rehab passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2017. She was born June 5, 1921 in Jack County, Texas. 


Retirement has not slowed Kelly Williams down at all.

DALLAS – The Texas AgrAbility program of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present a back-to-back farm tour and workshop in Dallas.

After successfully completing degree requirements at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, McCall Maddox from Jacksboro, TX, received a Bachelor of Science in Geology.

Jacksboro Newspapers

212 N. Church
PO Drawer 70
Jacksboro, Texas 76458

Phone: (940) 567-2616
FAX: (940) 567-2071