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Stephens County reports first local case of COVID-19

    Stephens County reports first local case of COVID-19

The first case of COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, has been confirmed in Stephens County. According to Christy Begeman, the Chief Nursing Officer at Stephens Memorial Hospital,

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BEDC shares information to help protect small businesses from scammers

    BEDC shares information to help protect small businesses from scammers

Scammers are using the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) name to con small businesses and individuals during the COVID-19 crisis through phone calls, emails, text messages and letters, and Virgil Moore,

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TSTC programs teach students about respirator usage

    TSTC programs teach students about respirator usage

What people wear on their faces to protect themselves has taken on greater importance in the time of COVID-19. “We train our students how to determine which type of respirator is

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Local teens brighten atmosphere for nursing home residents with a little paint and a lot of smiles

  Local teens brighten atmosphere for nursing home residents with a little paint and a lot of smiles

Several Breckenridge girls got a break from the boredom of having to stay at home while also getting the chance

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BISD announces Bryan Allen of Merkel ISD as lone finalist for superintendent position

  BISD announces Bryan Allen of Merkel ISD as lone finalist for superintendent position

The Breckenridge school board announced this evening, Wednesday, April 1, that the lone finalist for the Superintendent position will be

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Chamber, BEDC to discuss help for businesses on Facebook Live this afternoon

  Chamber, BEDC to discuss help for businesses on Facebook Live this afternoon

Three Breckenridge community leaders will host a Facebook Live event at 3 p.m. today, Wednesday, April 1, to talk about

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Stephens County Sheriff’s Office Summary for March 9-28

  Stephens County Sheriff’s Office Summary for March 9-28

Sheriff’s Summary Calls for Service: 72 Civil Papers Successfully Served: 10 Inmates Currently Housed: 17 March 9 A deputy transported

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Breckenridge schools to close indefinitely during coronavirus situation

  Breckenridge schools to close indefinitely during coronavirus situation

All Breckenridge schools will remain closed indefinitely in response to public health recommendations and emergency declarations by local, state and

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City to hold May election as scheduled; county primary runoff postponed

  City to hold May election as scheduled; county primary runoff postponed

The City of Breckenridge will hold the May 2 municipal election as scheduled, but the runoff primary election between David

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Obituaries
    Java Glenn Westbrook

Java Glenn Westbrook

Java Glenn Westbrook Sr., 60, went home to our heavenly father on March 30, 2020, at his home surrounded by his family. Private family funeral services will be at 1

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Letters to the Editor

Letter to Editor: Reader supports Glenn Rogers

Stephens County Voters— On March 3rd we vote on who our State Representative will be for District 60, Dr. Glenn Rogers or Jon Francis. In looking at the candidates, they

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Celebrations
    Sharon and Lance Kitchens to celebrate 50th anniversary

Sharon and Lance Kitchens to celebrate 50th anniversary

Sharon and Lance Kitchens will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Breckenridge Woman’s Forum. Richard Lance Kitchens and the former Sharon

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