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Stephens Memorial Hospital honors Simmonds, Prater for years of service to community

    Stephens Memorial Hospital honors Simmonds, Prater for years of service to community

Stephens Memorial Hospital recently honored Dr. William Prater and J.M. Simmonds for their years of service to the local medical community. On Wednesday, July 1, Simmonds was honored for his

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Local man arrested after roommate found with gunshot wound

    Local man arrested after roommate found with gunshot wound

One roommate was arrested and the other sent to the hospital following a shooting at a Stephens County residence in June, according to a media release from Stephens County Sheriff

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Emergency Dispatch Report for Breckenridge and Stephens County for June 29-July 5

    Emergency Dispatch Report for Breckenridge and Stephens County for June 29-July 5

Editor’s Note: The weekly Emergency Dispatch Report for Breckenridge and Stephens County is compiled from the Daily Logs of the local 9-1-1 dispatchers. It includes local calls involving the Breckenridge

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Seventy Breckenridge High School students earn Bucks Award

  Seventy Breckenridge High School students earn Bucks Award

Seventy Breckenridge High School students earned the annual Bucks Award for the 2019-2020 school year. The award is given to

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City cancels Boil Water Notice issued on June 27

  City cancels Boil Water Notice issued on June 27

Effective Monday, July 6, the City of Breckenridge has rescinded a boil water notice that was issued on June 27 for

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Lakeshore Estates celebrates Independence Day with parade for the Hubbard Creek Lake neighborhood

  Lakeshore Estates celebrates Independence Day with parade for the Hubbard Creek Lake neighborhood

The residents of the Lakeshore Estates neighborhood at Hubbard Creek Reservoir (aka Hubbard Creek Lake) gathered Saturday evening, July 4,

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Tonight’s Salute in the Salt Flats fireworks show to benefit local volunteer fire departments

  Tonight’s Salute in the Salt Flats fireworks show to benefit local volunteer fire departments

The 2020 Salute in the Salt Flats VFD Fundraiser Fireworks Show will begin shortly after  9 p.m. this evening, July

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Governor issues mandatory face mask coverings; more positive COVID-19 cases reported locally  

  Governor issues mandatory face mask coverings; more positive COVID-19 cases reported locally  

Thursday afternoon, shortly after Gov. Greg Abbott issued new mask guidelines for Texans, Stephens County officials announced two new local

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Stephens Memorial Hospital partners with Hendrick Health System for specialty services

  Stephens Memorial Hospital partners with Hendrick Health System for specialty services

Beneath a shade tree in front of Stephens Memorial Hospital Wednesday afternoon, hospital officials signed an affiliation agreement with Hendrick

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Obituaries
    Marie Loggains

Marie Loggains

Marie Loggains, age 86, of Breckenridge, passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 11, at the Elliott Street Church of Christ

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Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Local Tax Office to stop processing watercraft registrations

NOTICE TO RESIDENTS OF STEPHENS COUNTY: The Stephens County Tax Office will no longer be processing any Texas Parks and Wildlife transactions.   This includes title transfers and/or registrations of any

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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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