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Keno Night at the museum fundraiser slated for May 8

    Keno Night at the museum fundraiser slated for May 8

An evening of fun and games will also benefit the Swenson Memorial Museum next month. The Swenson Memorial Museum will host a Keno Night fundraiser beginning at 6:30 p.m.Tuesday, May

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Early voting for mayoral election to begin Monday

    Early voting for mayoral election to begin Monday

Early voting in the City of Breckenridge election will begin Monday, April 23, with two candidates — Allena McElyea Duncan and Bob Sims — vying for the mayor’s position.  Candidate profiles on

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BHS teacher put on leave for chaining classroom door shut

    BHS teacher put on leave for chaining classroom door shut

UPDATE: At 3:03 p.m. Friday, April 20, Breckenridge ISD Superintendent Tim Seymore issued a press release with additional information regarding the incident in which a high school teacher chained a

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Humane Society Re-Sale Shop to open in new location Saturday

  Humane Society Re-Sale Shop to open in new location Saturday

Beginning this Saturday, April 21, local citizens will have another way to support the Stephens County Humane Society when the

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Breckenridge man faces charges for possession of pipe bomb

  Breckenridge man faces charges for possession of pipe bomb

A Breckenridge man has been arrested and indicted on federal charges for possessing a pipe bomb, stemming from a November

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Local 4-H’ers compete in Plant ID contest

  Local 4-H’ers compete in Plant ID contest

Five Stephens County 4-H Plant ID members competed at the Hackamore Ranch Open Invitational Contest on April 14 in Thorndale.

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One person injured in two-vehicle accident

  One person injured in two-vehicle accident

One person was injured in a two-vehicle accident on East Walker and Jackson Street shortly after noon on Wednesday, April

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County officials seeking names for veterans memorial

  County officials seeking names for veterans memorial

Stephens County Judge Gary Fuller is asking citizens to call his office at 254-559-2190 or County Veterans Service Officer Ken

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Governor declares drought disaster for Stephens County

  Governor declares drought disaster for Stephens County

Stephens County is one of several that Gov. Greg Abbott declared on Friday, April 13, to be disaster areas due the

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Obituaries
    LeEtta Hill

LeEtta Hill

LeEtta Hill, 84 passed from this life to the next on Monday, April 16, 2018. Funeral service with Rev. Glenn Clark officiating will be held Sunday, April 22, 2018, at

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