Radiology Department Head Amber Reaves was named Employee of the Month at the January FCH Board Meeting. She is presented her award by FCH CEO Frank Beaman. Photo/Brian Smith
Braydee Thorne of Bryson won the Market Steer portion of the Jack County Livestock Show. Several hundred youth took part in animal showing, creative arts and ag mechanics.
Kathleen Marie Diane Carlton was the first baby born at Faith Community Hospital in 2021 Jan. 4 at 7:59 a.m.. The baby weighed 6 pounds three ounces and was 19.5" long.
Billy Oliver, born on November 23, 1930, celebrated his 90th birthday last week. He spent 4 years in the Navy serving on a destroyer as part of the Tin Can Sailors. Mr. Oliver served in the Korean War and was part of the crew that bombarded the shores before the country was divided into North and South Korea. He was married to Nancy Andrew for 50 years until she passed away. He is a wonderful father and grandfather. He was one of the first of the community to be baptized in the new First Baptist Church building. Billy was diag nosed with COVID on November 20 and has been doing great. First Baptist Church organized a reverse parade in his honor on November 23 for his birthday. Pictured are Billy with his son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Kelly Oliver. Courtesy photo
The Jacksboro Chamber of Commerce hosted their 3rd Annual Chamber Chilifest & Classic Car Show Saturday, November 14th on the downtown square. This year’s event featured 17 chili teams, classic cars, over 30 vendors and music by local artist Matt Wayne.