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The City Breckenridge has issued a water boil notice in effect for at least the next 48 hours.

The County-wide burn ban is back on. On Tuesday county commissioners voted to reinstate the burn ban in Stephens County during the regular meeting.

As very cold air approaches Texas, crews with the Texas Department of Transportation are pretreating many roadways throughout the nine-county

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Christmas came early for the Ponder Lions Friday night in Buckaroo Stadium as six gift-wrapped turnovers contributed to a 13-0 demise for the Breckenridge Buckaroos in District 4-3A play.

After a five-game battle Tuesday, Oct. 18, the Comanche Maidens came out on top in their match with the Breckenridge Lady Bucks.

Any time you combine two tradition rich school with a great deal of history, you are in for a treat that features a wrath of talent.


Herman Perry, age 86 of Breckenridge, passed away Saturday, Dec. 31, at his residence. Graveside services with Military Honors and Masonic Rites will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan.

Emmett L. Tiner, 101 years of age passed away Dec. 22, at the Courtyards at River Park in Fort Worth, Texas.

Susan Dale Ridley, of Weatherford died Friday, Dec. 23, at Harris Hospital in Fort Worth.

The Breckenridge American


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