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  1. TxDOT Presents plans for U.S. 180Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    Chris Graf and Tommy Wimberly look over a schematic of proposed changes of U.S. 180 during a open house Thursday night presented by TxDOT at the TSTC Technology Center. The Texas Department of Transportation held an open house Thursday to present their plans to local residents for the proposed upgrade to U.S. Highway 180 from Gunsolus Creek in Breckenridge to State Highway 67 east of the city.

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  2. Local Girl Scout troups kick off cookie sales.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    Girl Scout Sayler Townson, 7 with Breckenridge Troop 8356 sells Girl Scout cookies outside Walmart in Breckenridge It's cookie time again, and local Girl Scouts are out in force selling Girl Scout Cookies in Breckenridge again this year. Kim Fuller, the troop leader for Troop 8356, said this year, in addition to the girls going around town selling the cookies, both Breckenridge Girl Scout troops will also have cookie booths set up at various locations around town.

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  3. Large crowd gathers for 'Community Conversation,' guest speakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    Lori Vann speaks to a packed crowd Thursday evening at TSTC in Breckenridge. Vann served as a guest speaker for the first "Community Conversation" event sponsored by the BISD Student Health Council and the Texas Department of State Health Services.

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  4. Thursday wreck sends two to Fort Worth hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    A Breckenridge Firefighter surveys the wreckage of a one vehicle accident in the 700 block of Parks Street Thursday evening. Updated 12:23 pm: Two people were transported to by air ambulance to Harris Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth following a one-car accident in the 700 block of North Parks Street Thursday night. 1 comment

  5. Local first repsonders respond to one vehicle wreck ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    A Breckenridge Firefighter surveys the wreckage of a one vehicle accident in the 700 block of Parks Street Thursday evening. Breckenridge first responders were dispatched to a one vehicle wreck Thursday evening around 9 p.m. in the 700 block of Parks street.

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  6. Buckaroos fall in District 8-3A opener to CiscoRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    Brandon Hunter goes up for a shot as Cisco s Seth Allen and Taylor Massey defend during the Buckaroos game against the Loboes Friday, at the BISD Athletic and Fine Arts Facility. Hunter scored 14 points in the game.

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  7. Vann to serve as guest speaker at SHAC event ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    The BISD Student Health Advisory Council in conjunction with the Texas Department of State Health Services will host a "Community Conversation" on the topic of self-harm by teenagers and young adults. The event will feature guest speaker Lori Vann, an expert who has written books on the subject and worked with over 400 individuals who have some history of self-harm.

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  8. Mary Modena BrooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    Mary Modena Brooks, 78, passed away peacefully Jan. 16, in Breckenridge. Funeral service with Pastor Michael Roach officiating will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 20, at Bethany Baptist Church.

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  9. Lady Bucks drop second straight district gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    Four days after the Lady Bucks lost their district opener to Dublin last Friday evening at the BISD Athletic and Fine Arts Facility, the team looked to overcome that loss by taking their talents to Clyde Breckenridge sits at the bottom of the standings at 0-2, while Cisco and Eastland are both 1-0 and Clyde and Dublin are 1-1 in district. "I thought the girls played hard after coming off the Dublin loss," Chatham said.

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  10. Cody Lee ThetfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    Cody Lee Thetford, 31, passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2016 in San Antonio. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m., Friday, Jan. 15, in the Melton-Kitchens Funeral Home Chapel of Memories.

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  11. 90th Judicial District Court hears cases during DecemberRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    Four defendants from Breckenridge agreed to plea deals to settle their cases during hearings held in the 90th Judicial District Court during December. According to Stephens County District Attorney Dee Peavy, generally when there is a motion to revoke defendants' probation or motion to adjudicate their probation, the defendants will agree to plead true during the plea bargain process.

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  12. Foiled IRS scam brings awareness as tax season nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    As tax filing season kicks off and the barrage of commercials offering everything from tax preparation services to great things to spend your tax refund on, so do the tax scams. Just ask Marsha Thames of Breckenridge and her husband who came home and found a message on their voice mail telling them they owed taxes and the IRS had filed a lawsuit against them and they needed to contact the IRS and take care of it immediately.

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  13. City Commission votes to amend zoning, weed ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    Breckenridge will soon join the ranks of those communities with "tiny houses" after city commissioners voted to make requested changes to the city's zoning ordinances to allow seven tiny homes in Breckenridge. "There was a request to put what's called a tiny house, if you've ever watched a TV show about tiny houses, you know they're little bitty houses that have a limited number of square feet," said Breckenridge City Manager Andy McCuistion.

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  14. Lady Bucks fall in District 8-3A opener to Dublin in OTRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2016 | Breckenridge American

    Fans in attendence were giving quite a show from both teams, however Lady Buckaroo head coach John Chatham and his Lady Bucks will have to wait a few extra days as Dublin escaped with a 56-54 overtime win. Tied at 47-47 with 2:05 reamining in regulation, junior Kaitlyn Ellis put the Lady Bucks on top by making one of two free throw attempts.

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  15. Bob BaggettRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2015 | Breckenridge American

    Bob Baggett, age 88, of Breckenridge, passed away Monday, Dec. 28, 2015. A memorial service will be held at 2 pm, Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016, at First Presbyterian Church with Rev.

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  16. Dense fog continues to blanket areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | Breckenridge American

    A truck makes its way through downtown Breckenridge in dense fog late Wednesday night. Stephens County and Breckenridge have been blanketed by heavy fog during the past two two days making for dangerous driving conditions both in town and on the surrounding roads and highways.

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  17. More weather woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Breckenridge American

    Following weekend rains and snow, which made for slick roads and highways, drivers in the Breckenridge area again woke to hazardous driving conditions as heavy fog settled in on the area early Wednesday morning. The fog is expected to lift later in the day with partly sunny skies and a high of 45 degrees.

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  18. Cold, wet weather leads to slow start for firework salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Breckenridge American

    Leigha Riddle braves frigid weather as she watches for customers at her fireworks stand on U.S. Highway 180. During the New Years holiday fireworks can be discharged in Stephens County but are not permitted within the Breckenridge city limits.

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  19. Festive sunsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2015 | Breckenridge American

    Beautiful sunsets like this one photographed on West Walker Wednesday, along with mild temperatures have graced the Breckenridge area recently. However, big changes are in store for the area as winter weather is expected move into the area this weekend.

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  20. Margie Mae SandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Breckenridge American

    Margie Mae Sanders, 88, died Friday, Dec. 18, 2015. Funeral service with Rev. Don Bearden officiating were held Monday, Dec. 21, in the Melton-Kitchens Funeral Home Chapel of Memories.

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