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Jacksboro Chamber gets “Wild,” recognizes award winners

The Jacksboro Chamber of Commerce celebrated its annual banquet with the theme “Wild About Business” and recognized exceptional community members at Jacksboro High School Saturday, Feb. 22.

Jack County Judge Keith Umphress served as the master of ceremonies for the event.

“I’m going to tell you things are good in Jack County, things are great in Jacksboro,” Umphress said. “Our economy is surviving, it’s successful. Great things are happening there’s a sense of excitement about being part of Jacksboro and our community.”

Those recognized at the banquet were:

JHS Youth Volunteer Award

Hailey Barker

JHS $500 Scholarship Winners

Rachel Counts and Garrett White

Chamber Volunteer of the Year 

Sandy Peevey

Chamber Director of the Year 

Charlotte Haston

Customer Service Award 

Scott Haynes

Business Spotlight of the Year Award

H-Brand Livestock Pet & Garden Supply

Non-Profit Business Spotlight of the Year Award 

Jacksboro ISD

Citizen of the Year Award

B.J. Nunley

Lifetime Achievement Award

David Spiller

Gladys Johnson Ritchie Award 

The Vision Group

More on the banquet and its award recipients will be featured in the Chamber Banquet special section on March 11.

Jacksboro Newspapers

212 N. Church
PO Drawer 70
Jacksboro, Texas 76458

Phone: (940) 567-2616
FAX: (940) 228-0589