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New memorial scholarship to honor life of Marquis Martin III

    New memorial scholarship to honor life of Marquis Martin III

A local scholarship fund has been set up in honor of the late Marquis Martin, a 2002 graduate of Breckenridge High School. The Marquis Martin Memorial Scholarship Committee is accepting

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City issues Boil Water Notice for southeastern Breckenridge neighborhood

    City issues Boil Water Notice for southeastern Breckenridge neighborhood

The City of Breckenridge  has issued a Boil Water Notice effective Friday, Feb. 15, for water customers for the area between O’Connor Street and George Avenue, from East Elliott Street

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BHS graduate sets school pole vault record for Mountaineers

    BHS graduate sets school pole vault record for Mountaineers

Breckenridge High School 2015 graduate Nocona Swindell set a school record at Western Colorado University in the indoor women’s pole vault when she competed in the Adams State University Grizzly

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TxDOT expects to reopen U.S. 180 West in about two weeks

  TxDOT expects to reopen U.S. 180 West in about two weeks

U.S. Highway 180 West, just past the Breckenridge city limits, should be reopened to through traffic in about two weeks,

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Humorist Swanberg to perform at National Theatre on Feb. 21

  Humorist Swanberg to perform at National Theatre on Feb. 21

The Friends of Historic Breckenridge will present a show by family-friendly humorist Dr. Dennis Swanberg at the National Theatre in

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Stephens Memorial Hospital conducts decontamination drill

  Stephens Memorial Hospital conducts decontamination drill

Editor’s note: The following is a first-person account of a recent training drill that took place at Stephens Memorial Hospital.

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Lady Bucks wrap up 2018-19 basketball season

  Lady Bucks wrap up 2018-19 basketball season

The Breckenridge High School Lady Buckaroos varsity basketball team wrapped up their 2018-19 season with a bi-district playoff game against

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Stephens County Sheriff’s Office summary for Jan. 28-Feb. 10

Sheriff’s Office Summary (January 28 – February 10) Calls for Service: 65 Civil Papers Successfully Served: 28 Inmates Currently Housed:

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City rescinds Boil Water Notice for West Wheeler

  City rescinds Boil Water Notice for West Wheeler

The City of Breckenridge has canceled the boil water notice issued on Feb. 6 for the 100 and 200 blocks

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Obituaries
    Rosa Lee Booth Plott

Rosa Lee Booth Plott

Rosa Lee Booth Plott, age 85, of Breckenridge, passed away February 11, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, February 16, at Morehart Mortuary Chapel with Patrick

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Letters to the Editor

Letter: Marquis Martin Scholarship Fund

To Whom It May Concern, We are seeking donations for a memorial scholarship in honor of our dear friend, Marquis Lafayette Martin III, a Breckenridge High School graduate of the

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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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