News Stories

A group of 28 students gathered in a field off of Highway 114 towards Jermyn were cited for minor in possession of alcohol following Jacksboro’s prom Saturday night.

Polls closed at 7 p.m. for the May 6 Uniform Election. Bryson ISD and City of Bryson were the only two entities in Jack County with contested races.

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


Jacksboro summer sports camps are on tap for those interested in baseball, volleyball and girls basketball.

GRAFORD – Two-thirds of an inning does not a season make.

GRAFORD – They believed ... and they were right. 


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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PO Drawer 70
Jacksboro, Texas 76458

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