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County Commissioners reinstate burn ban; fireworks allowed in county

    County Commissioners reinstate burn ban; fireworks allowed in county

Following the recommendation of Breckenridge Fire Chief Calvin Chaney, Stephens County Commissioners reinstated the county-wide burn ban at their meeting on Monday, June 24. After several months of no burn

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State cattle validation set for Saturday, June 29, for 2019-2020 major shows

    State cattle validation set for Saturday, June 29, for 2019-2020 major shows

Students who plan to show cattle in any of the 2019-2020 major shows will need to attend the state cattle validation on Saturday. Additionally, the Stephens County Junior Livestock Show

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Local theater camp kids to put on ‘The Snow Queen’ on Saturday

    Local theater camp kids to put on ‘The Snow Queen’ on Saturday

Continuing a tradition that was started several summers ago, the Friends of Historic Breckenridge is once again hosting the Missoula Children’s Theatre’s kids theater camp this week. The program will

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BISD Superintendent Tim Seymore announces his retirement, effective Aug. 31

    BISD Superintendent Tim Seymore announces his retirement, effective Aug. 31

Tim Seymore, the superintendent of Breckenridge Independent School District, publicly announced his upcoming retirement from the school district via a post on one of his personal Facebook pages on Thursday.

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Elks Lodge hosts flag ceremony with local Boy Scouts, VFW Post

    Elks Lodge hosts flag ceremony with local Boy Scouts, VFW Post

The Breckenridge Elks Lodge #1480, along with local Boy Scout Troop 63 and VFW Post 7767, hosted a flag ceremony during the Elks’ evening meal on Friday, June 14, which

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Stephens County Sheriff’s Office summary for June 3-16

Stephens County Sheriff’s Summary Calls for Service: 79 Civil Papers Successfully Served: 14 Inmates Currently Housed: 26 June 3 The Stephens County Sheriff’s Office responded to an address in the

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Breckenridge shows its patriotic colors on Flag Day

  Breckenridge shows its patriotic colors on Flag Day

Breckenridge is showing its patriotic spirit today in honor of Flag Day, June 14, with American flags all around town,

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Local Extension office to offer summer classes for kids

  Local Extension office to offer summer classes for kids

The Stephens County AgriLife Extension office will offer a variety of summer classes for local kids in grades 2 through

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Local radio station to broadcast Breckenridge girl’s softball travel team tournament games

  Local radio station to broadcast Breckenridge girl’s softball travel team tournament games

The Breckenridge girl’s 12 and under softball travel team XPlosion will compete in the USA Softball of Texas West State

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East Elementary to hold new student registration on June 20 and Aug. 2

  East Elementary to hold new student registration on June 20 and Aug. 2

Breckenridge’s East Elementary School will hold new student registration on Thursday, June 20, and again on Friday, Aug. 2. The

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Breckenridge’s TSTC campus getting new sign

  Breckenridge’s TSTC campus getting new sign

What says state pride louder than a 15-foot-tall monument in the shape of Texas? Texas State Technical College in Breckenridge

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Stretch of FM 576 to be closed today for culvert work

According to information from Breckenridge Fire Chief Calvin Chaney, on Tuesday, June 11, the Texas Department of Transportation will have

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County commissioners leave burn ban off; fire chief urges caution with outdoor burning

  County commissioners leave burn ban off; fire chief urges caution with outdoor burning

Following a discussion with Breckenridge Fire Chief Calvin Chaney on moisture conditions in the county and the weather forecast, Stephens

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BISD offering free breakfast, lunch for kids during June

  BISD offering free breakfast, lunch for kids during June

To help make sure the children of Breckenridge continue to have at least two nutritious meals a day, even after

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Boaters discover body in water at Hubbard Creek Reservoir

  Boaters discover body in water at Hubbard Creek Reservoir

A man was found deceased, floating in the water at Hubbard Creek Reservoir, just after 1 p.m. Saturday, June 8.

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Battle of the Badges blood drive continues until 1 p.m. today, June 8

  Battle of the Badges blood drive continues until 1 p.m. today, June 8

The Rotary Club of Breckenridge and Carter BloodCare will be hosting the final blood drive of the three-day Battle of

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UPDATE: City lifts both current boil water notices

  UPDATE: City lifts both current boil water notices

The City of Breckenridge has rescinded the Boil Water Notice for the area from the 100-200 blocks of North Court

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TSTC-Breckenridge to offer Occupational Safety Compliance program

  TSTC-Breckenridge to offer Occupational Safety Compliance program

Texas State Technical College in Breckenridge will offer a new program of study starting this fall: Occupational Safety Compliance Technology.

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Rotary to host third annual Battle of the Badges Blood Drive this week

  Rotary to host third annual Battle of the Badges Blood Drive this week

For the past two years, the Breckenridge Fire Department has won the Breckenridge Rotary Club’s “Battle of the Badges” blood

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