Jake Escalon slides in safely to home plate during the third inning of the Breckenridge All-Star's 11-4 loss to Corpus Christi Padre Sunday in Abilene. (Photo by Tony Pilkington/Breckenridge American)

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Stephens County Memorial Hospital Board members unanimously voted to rescind the resignation of Dr. William Prater during an emergency meeting of the board today, Tuesday, July 26.

By JEAN HAYWORTH
Special to the American

If you haven’t been to the Breckenridge Library lately, drop by and meet the new director, Heather Schkade.

U. S. Air Force Capt. Davie Cook recently assumed command of the 50th Operations Group Detachment 1, at Suitland, Maryland.

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The historic Breckenridge Junior All-Stars quest for another championship banner and a trip to the Southwest Regional Tournament came to an end Tuesday afternoon at the hands of Corpus Christi Padr

Forced into a win or go home situation, the Breckenridge Junior League All-Stars lived to fight another day Monday evening.

Jake Escalon slides in safely to home plate during the third inning of the Breckenridge All-Star's 11-4 loss to Corpus Christi Padre Sunday in Abilene. (Photo by Tony Pilkington/Breckenridge American)

The Breckenridge Junior All-Stars were defeated by Corpus Christi Padre Island 11-4 Sunday morning in their second round game of the Texas West Junior League State Tournament in Abilene.

Obituaries

Dorothy Gee, age 82 of Breckenridge, passed away Tuesday, July 26.  Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, July 31, at Morehart Mortuary Chapel with Reverend Bo Ireland officiating.  Inte

Andres Perales Sr., 76, died Monday, July 25. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 29, at Lighthouse Church with Rev. Michael Roach officiating.

Elizabeth Ann Owens, 64, “The Hat Lady”, passed away July 24. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 30, at Friendship Baptist Church in Albany, Texas.

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