Breckenridge Texan

Breckenridge crowd shows up for annual Memorial Day ceremony, despite drizzle

    Breckenridge crowd shows up for annual Memorial Day ceremony, despite drizzle

The cool drizzle didn’t stop Breckenridge and Stephens County residents from showing up Monday morning, May 25, for the annual Memorial Day ceremony at the Veterans Monument on the courthouse

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Breckenridge man arrested on Friday on charges of online solicitation of a minor

    Breckenridge man arrested on Friday on charges of online solicitation of a minor

Jon Mykal Abila, age 22, of Breckenridge was arrested on a warrant and charged with Online Solicitation of a Minor at 8:24 a.m. on Friday, May 22, according to a

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City of Breckenridge’s rescheduled Special Meeting slated for Tuesday, May 26

    City of Breckenridge’s rescheduled Special Meeting slated for Tuesday, May 26

The City of Breckenridge has rescheduled a special meeting of the City Commission to discuss current budget shortfalls and options regarding several departments, including Aging Services, Animal Welfare, Cemetery and

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Volunteers help place flags on veterans’ graves; Memorial Day ceremony scheduled for 10 a.m. today

  Volunteers help place flags on veterans’ graves; Memorial Day ceremony scheduled for 10 a.m. today

More than 30 people from Breckenridge and beyond showed up at the Breckenridge Cemetery on Saturday to help place American

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Annual Stephens County Memorial Day ceremony scheduled for Monday at veterans monument

  Annual Stephens County Memorial Day ceremony scheduled for Monday at veterans monument

Members of the local Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7767 and Auxiliary, along with Stephens County residents, will pay their

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Rotary Club’s fourth annual Battle of the Badges Blood Drive to kick off on June 4

  Rotary Club’s fourth annual Battle of the Badges Blood Drive to kick off on June 4

The Breckenridge Rotary Club’s fourth annual “Battle of the Badges” blood drive will start in two weeks, continuing the friendly

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Local man needs help placing flags on veterans’ graves this Saturday

  Local man needs help placing flags on veterans’ graves this Saturday

In the past, Jim Merson of Breckenridge has worked with several local organizations to place American flags on the graves

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City cancels tonight’s meeting, plans to reschedule meeting to get public input on senior center, animal shelter, pool

  City cancels tonight’s meeting, plans to reschedule meeting to get public input on senior center, animal shelter, pool

City of Breckenridge officials canceled a special meeting scheduled for tonight, Tuesday, May 19, after being told by the Texas

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City Offices reopen; special meeting planned for Tuesday evening about potential department closures, swimming pool

  City Offices reopen; special meeting planned for Tuesday evening about potential department closures, swimming pool

UPDATE: According to City of Breckenridge officials, the City Commission meeting scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 19, has been

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Obituaries
    Marcy Hamilton

Marcy Hamilton

Marcy Hamilton, age 91 of Breckenridge, passed away Thursday, May 14, 2020. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 23, at Morehart Mortuary Chapel with Pastor

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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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