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Stephens County and Breckenridge law enforcement and government officials joined employees of the TDCJ Walker Sayle Unit Thursday morning for a memorial ceremony to honor fallen correctional office

The new Breckenridge American website launched on Monday not only sports a new look, but it also packs some powerful new enhancements.

The Stephens County Frontier Days and Bob Drake Memorial Chuckwagon Cook-off is set for this Friday and Saturday, May 6 and 7, at the Breckenridge City Park.


The Breckenridge Lady Buckaroo softball team is continuing to write their own piece of history.

Around this time last year,  the Breckenridge Lady Buckaroos were making their first playoff appearance since 2010 and were happy to be in the Class 3A playoffs.


Mother and son, Maria “LuLu” Gallegos Diaz, age 50 of Breckenridge, and Fujo Gallegos, age 28 of Breckenridge, passed away Friday, April 29, 2016, after a tragic automobile accident.

The Breckenridge American


114 East Elm Street

PO Box 871

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

Fax: (254) 559-3491