Breckenridge Texan

County Commissioners keep burn ban off, approve Hazard Mitigation Plan

    County Commissioners keep burn ban off, approve Hazard Mitigation Plan

When Stephens County commissioners met on Monday, they chose to leave the county-wide burn off, voted to adopt a Hazard Mitigation Plan and honored a long-time local postal worker who

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BISD continues seeking input from community in superintendent search

    BISD continues seeking input from community in superintendent search

Just a few people attended the Breckenridge Independent School District sessions on Monday to gather information for the Board of Trustees’ search for a new superintendent. However, anyone interested in

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Piatigorsky Foundation artists perform for local students at National Theatre

    Piatigorsky Foundation artists perform for local students at National Theatre

Breckenridge band students were treated to a concert featuring masterpieces performed by two Piatigorsky Foundation artists, cellist Evan Drachman and pianist Chelsea Wang, at the National Theatre on Monday. The

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Mahan’s retirement reception slated for Friday, Jan. 17

  Mahan’s retirement reception slated for Friday, Jan. 17

There will be a retirement reception for Breckenridge Police Chief Larry Mahan from 3 to 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17,

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BISD to host community involvement session Jan. 13 for superintendent search

  BISD to host community involvement session Jan. 13 for superintendent search

The Breckenridge Independent School District Board of Trustees with assistance from the Texas Association of School Boards Executive Search Services

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Stephens County Junior Livestock Show wraps up with Showman award, buckle presentation

  Stephens County Junior Livestock Show wraps up with Showman award, buckle presentation

The competition portion of the 2020 Stephens County Junior Livestock Show and Sale wrapped up with the sixth annual Jacob

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After Saturday’s snowfall, warm-up expected for Sunday

  After Saturday’s snowfall, warm-up expected for Sunday

Breckenridge residents woke up to several inches of snow covering the city Saturday morning, Jan. 11, after a weather system

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Stephens County Junior Livestock Show opens with Rabbit Show, continues today

  Stephens County Junior Livestock Show opens with Rabbit Show, continues today

The 2020 Stephens County Junior Livestock Show kicked off Thursday evening, Jan. 9, with the opening ceremony, followed by the

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City approves ordinance to put increased sewer rates on fee schedule

  City approves ordinance to put increased sewer rates on fee schedule

Breckenridge City Commissioners voted on Tuesday, Jan. 7, to approve the final reading of an ordinance to amend changes to

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Obituaries
    DeWayne Kuhlmann

DeWayne Kuhlmann

DeWayne Kulhmann, age 74 of Breckenridge, passed away Friday, January 10, 2020. A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, January 18, at St. Paul Methodist Church with

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Letters to the Editor

Letter: Sheriff Will Holt announces filing for re-election

My wife, Jenny, and I are excited to announce that I am running for re-election as Sheriff of Stephens County. Today, Saturday the 9th, is the first day to file

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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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