Breckenridge Texan

Local Girl Scouts hope to raise enough funds for trip to Washington, D.C.

    Local Girl Scouts hope to raise enough funds for trip to Washington, D.C.

Local Girl Scout troop #8356 has a week left of their annual cookie sales, and they’re trying to raise enough money to go to Washington, D.C., and for other projects.

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Local Storm Spotter Class scheduled for March 2

    Local Storm Spotter Class scheduled for March 2

The National Weather Service will be in Breckenridge on Monday, March 2, for a free severe weather training session offered in partnership with Stephens County In 2019, North and Central Texas experienced

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Campaign signs on courthouse lawn stir up controversy

    Campaign signs on courthouse lawn stir up controversy

As early voting continues this week, the county judges of Stephens and Shackelford counties want to make sure citizens know that they and the counties they serve do not endorse

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Stephens Memorial Hospital named as a Top 100 rural hospital

  Stephens Memorial Hospital named as a Top 100 rural hospital

Stephens Memorial Hospital announced last week that it has been named a 2020 Top 100 Rural and  Community Hospital by

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Griffiths honored as Citizens of the Year at annual banquet

  Griffiths honored as Citizens of the Year at annual banquet

As last year’s Citizen of the Year, Barbara Thornton, described this year’s honorees to the attendees at the Breckenridge Chamber

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Dump truck driver transported by helicopter following one-vehicle rollover

  Dump truck driver transported by helicopter following one-vehicle rollover

A dump truck driver was transported to the hospital by air ambulance after being injured in a one-vehicle rollover on

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Stephens Memorial Hospital to host free opioid overdose prevention training

  Stephens Memorial Hospital to host free opioid overdose prevention training

Stephens Memorial Hospital will present a free opioid overdose prevention training from 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, at

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BISD to host Healthy Heart Celebration Night on Thursday

  BISD to host Healthy Heart Celebration Night on Thursday

The hearts on last week’s Valentine’s cards aren’t the only ones getting attention this month. February is known as American

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Early voting for 2020 Primary to begin on Tuesday, Feb. 18

  Early voting for 2020 Primary to begin on Tuesday, Feb. 18

Early voting for the 2020 Primary Election will begin on Tuesday, Feb. 18, and continue through Feb. 28 at the

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Obituaries
    Edna P. Smart

Edna P. Smart

Edna Smart, 95 of Breckenridge passed away surrounded by her children on February 21, 2020. Graveside services will be 1 p.m., February 24, 2020, at Plum Branch Cemetery with Mark

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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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