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Rotary Club to host blood drive on Sept. 5

    Rotary Club to host blood drive on Sept. 5

The Rotary Club of Breckenridge will host its quarterly blood drive event with Carter Blood Care from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, in the Community Room at First

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BISD to host retirement celebration for Superintendent Tim Seymore

    BISD to host retirement celebration for Superintendent Tim Seymore

Breckenridge Independent School District will host a retirement celebration for outgoing Superintendent Tim Seymore on Wednesday, Aug. 28. The Breckenridge community is invited to stop by the come-and-go event, which

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TSTC holds Summer 2019 graduation ceremony

    TSTC holds Summer 2019 graduation ceremony

More than 135 graduates received certificates and associate degrees at Texas State Technical College’s Summer 2019 Commencement held Friday, Aug. 16, at the Abilene Convention Center. Graduates from TSTC’s West

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City installs new benches in playground area at city park

    City installs new benches in playground area at city park

Parents now have a place to sit nearby and watch their children play in the playground area at City Park in Breckenridge. Four new benches were installed last week, one

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‘Sips of Summer’ brings wineries to Breckenridge for tasting

    ‘Sips of Summer’ brings wineries to Breckenridge for tasting

Earlier this month, the Breckenridge Chamber of Commerce gave local residents an opportunity to try the various offerings from several Texas wineries. The Sips of Summer Wine Tasting took place

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Chamber hosts ribbon cutting for Doty’s Outdoor Equipment Repair

    Chamber hosts ribbon cutting for Doty’s Outdoor Equipment Repair

Darrel Doty, center, cuts the ribbon to officially open his new business, Doty’s Outdoor Equipment Repair, on Monday morning, Aug. 19, as Breckenridge Chamber of Commerce members help him celebrate.

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Stephens County Sheriff’s Office summary

Sheriff’s Summary Calls for Service: 88 Civil Papers Successfully Served: 13 Inmates Currently Housed: 31 August 5 A deputy traveled

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Bunco game, art auction to benefit Stephens Memorial Hospital

  Bunco game, art auction to benefit Stephens Memorial Hospital

Two upcoming fundraisers will benefit the local hospital through projects sponsored by the auxiliary organization and the Stephens Memorial Hospital

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Breckenridge students to start fall semester on Thursday, Aug. 15

  Breckenridge students to start fall semester on Thursday, Aug. 15

Following the elementary Meet the Teacher events on Tuesday, as well as back-to-school activities at the high school and junior

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Moving of fire hydrants requires Boil Water Notice on U.S. 180 East

  Moving of fire hydrants requires Boil Water Notice on U.S. 180 East

As the construction crews on U.S. Highway 180 East work to move the fire hydrants out of the ditches alongside

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Elementaries to host Meet the Teacher today; East now offering full-day Pre-K

  Elementaries to host Meet the Teacher today; East now offering full-day Pre-K

All three Breckenridge elementary schools will have Meet the Teacher events today, Tuesday, Aug. 13, from 1 to 6 p.m.

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Buckaroos close out first week of practice; Meet the Bucks set for Aug. 23

  Buckaroos close out first week of practice; Meet the Bucks set for Aug. 23

The Breckenridge Buckaroo football players ended their first week of practice in helmets, shoulder pads and 100+ degree temperatures at

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Stephens County Sheriff’s Office arrests one on meth charges

  Stephens County Sheriff’s Office arrests one on meth charges

Following a citizen’s tip earlier this week, Stephens County Sheriff Will Holt and Deputy Ryan Drake conducted what they call

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Texas back-to-school sales tax holiday starts today

  Texas back-to-school sales tax holiday starts today

As Breckenridge families prepare for the first day of school next Thursday, Aug. 15, they can save a some money

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Wayland VFD introduces Warriors Research Institute’s free firefighter therapy to area

  Wayland VFD introduces Warriors Research Institute’s free firefighter therapy to area

In 2017, the latest year statistics are available, 103 U.S. firefighters killed themselves, almost 10 percent more than the number

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Golf tournament raises $10,000 for local Crime Stoppers group

  Golf tournament raises $10,000 for local Crime Stoppers group

Members of Crime Stoppers, local law enforcement and the owners and staff of Copperleaf Properties were on hand Monday afternoon

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Buckaroos prepare for tough season, set goals on playoffs

  Buckaroos prepare for tough season, set goals on playoffs

With two-a-days starting on Monday, the Breckenridge High School Buckaroos’ 2019 football season is officially underway. Last year, fresh off

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Stephens County Sheriff’s Office summary for July 15-August 4

Stephens County Sheriff’s Summary Calls for Service: 127 Civil Papers Successfully Served: 28 Inmates Currently Housed: 31 July 15 A

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Parker, Burchett to kick off new sports talk show tonight

  Parker, Burchett to kick off new sports talk show tonight

If there’s one thing Charlie Parker and Robert Burchett are passionate about, it’s sports. Yes, they do like to talk

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