Breckenridge head football coach Casey Hubble celebrates with San Angelo Central’s Donavyn Jackson following a big defensive play during the first quarter of the FCA football game held at Shotwell Stadium in Abilene. The Red team defeated the Blue 33-0.

News Stories

There has been another confirmed case of rabies in Stephens County. A raccoon tested positive when it was sent to the state lab in Austin for testing, according to Chasity Blevins with Dr.

The federal government on Wednesday granted a federal disaster request for Individual Assistance for residents in several Texas counties including Stephens County.

During their member luncheon last Wednesday, local Chamber of Commerce members got an inside look at the operations of the Breckenridge Economic Development Corporation during a speech by BEDC Exec

Sports

Junior Shelby Lipps gets a base hit during a district game in the 2016 season. Lipps was named the Offensive Player of the Year for District 8-3A. 		    (Photo by Brant Thurmond/Breckenridge American)

The Breckenridge Lady Buckaroos have made a name for themselves over the past two years.

After making a successful run throughout the course of the District 8-3A portion of their schedule, several Breckenridge Buckaroo baseball players received all-district honors.

Breckenridge head football coach Casey Hubble celebrates with San Angelo Central’s Donavyn Jackson following a big defensive play during the first quarter of the FCA football game held at Shotwell Stadium in Abilene. The Red team defeated the Blue 33-0.

Some of the Big Country and Concho Valley’s best athletes were on display this past week at the annual Fellowship of Christian Athletes All-Star games held in San Angelo and Abilene.

Obituaries

Denise Loehman, 60, of Lake Hubbard, in Breckenridge, formerly of Winters, died Thursday, June 23. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m.

Dorothy Jane Hawkins Wills, 85, of Denton, passed away on Saturday, June 18, in Irving.
Graveside services were held Wednesday, June 22, at Breckenridge Cemetery in Breckenridge.

Shirley Huffman, age 72 of Breckenridge, passed away Wednesday, June 22. Graveside services were held at 5 p.m., Friday, June 24, at Hart Cemetery with Rev. Don Bearden officiating.

The Breckenridge American

BRECKENRIDGE OFFICE

114 East Elm Street

PO Box 871

Breckenridge, Texas 76424
Phone: (254) 559-5412

Fax: (254) 559-3491