News Stories

The City of Jacksboro will finalize its new zoning ordinance at its next meeting to be held July 10.

Alan Bristol, county relations officer with the Texas Association of Counties spoke to the Jack County Commissioners during their regular meeting Monday.

This week, some Perrin residents battled a water leak that began Wednesday, June 7.

Sports

Hope springs eternal.

After the successful Spring sports season Jacksboro athletes had as a whole, it could mean the start of something good in Tigerland. 

Results for the annual Jack County Sheriff’s Posse Rodeo are as follows:

More than 50 students came out for Jacksboro basketball and volleyball camp Monday morning.

Obituaries

Laura Beth Campsey, of Jacksboro, Texas passed away on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 in Wichita Falls, Texas. She was 86 years old.

James R. May, 75, of Devol, Oklahoma, passed away Thursday, June 8, 2017 at his home in Devol. Graveside service was held Monday at Los Creek Cemetery.

Carlos Edward Riviers, 57, of Clovis, New Mexico, formerly of Jacksboro, Texas, went to be with the Lord Friday, June 9, 2017 in Lubbock, Texas after a long battle with leukemia.

Lifestyles

County residents wishing to learn more about areas of law enforcement can learn more beginning July 11.

Concerned Citizens has received several donations.  Donating to the general fund were Devon Energy Employees, Lindsey State Jail, Charles and Sara Arnold, Reggie Kennedy, Enbridge, and Jean Henders

Concerned Citizens has received several donations.  Donating to the general fund were Devon Energy Employees, Lindsey State Jail, Charles and Sara Arnold, Reggie Kennedy, Enbridge, and Jean Henders

Jacksboro Newspapers

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