City of Breckenridge and Stephens Regional SUD customers need to boil water before consumption until further notice. A recent power outage caused by the storms and flooding has created the need to boil the water before drinking or using for cooking.

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Storms that started Sunday evening turned deadly in Breckenridge as one resident lost her life and another 20 or more had to be rescued.

City of Breckenridge and Stephens Regional SUD customers need to boil water before consumption until further notice. A recent power outage caused by the storms and flooding has created the need to boil the water before drinking or using for cooking.

Due to a power outage caused by the recent storms and flooding, residents using water from the City of Breckenridge and the Stephens Regional Special Utility District need to boil their water prior

Breckenridge High School held their graduation ceremonies Friday night at the Breckenridge Fine Arts and Athletic Facility. All BISD campuses let out for summer vacation on Thursday.

Sports

Members of the “Punting Pandas” Powder Puff football team pose for a photo after Friday evenings annual Powder Puff football game sponsored by the Breckenridge Junior Forum

There was a lot of excitement and laughs of enjoyment Friday evening at the annual Powder Puff Football game, hosted by the Breckenridge Junior Forum.

Emma Davis, left, and Cade Cornett received the All-Around Senior Athlete Award Thursday evening at the Breckenridge High School Athletic Banquet held at the BISD Athletic and Fine Arts Facility. Both Davis and Cornett also received the Athletic Award, which is given to the athlete with the highest scholastic average.

It was a star-studded night for Breckenridge High School athletes Thursday evening at the annual BHS sports banquet held at the BISD Athletic and Fine Arts Facility.

There’s an old saying that there is no place like home.

Obituaries

Jake Norman Perry, 91 passed away, Thursday, May 19. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 29, at the Leon River Cowboy Church in Eastland. Interment will follow in Gunsight Cemetery.

Rosa Dyer, 70, died Wednesday, May 18, in Fort Worth.  Funeral Service were held Monday, May 23, in the Melton-Kitchens Funeral Home Chapel of Memories.  Interment followed in Caddo Cemetery.

Betty Wiloth, 68, died Thursday, May 19. Graveside service with Rex Boggs officiating was held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 22, at Gunsight Cemetery.

The Breckenridge American

BRECKENRIDGE OFFICE

114 East Elm Street

PO Box 871

Breckenridge, Texas 76424
Phone: (254) 559-5412

Fax: (254) 559-3491