Jake Escalon slides in safely to home plate during the third inning of the Breckenridge All-Star's 11-4 loss to Corpus Christi Padre Sunday in Abilene. (Photo by Tony Pilkington/Breckenridge American)

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The FEMA Disaster Recovery Center located in the Breckenridge Chamber of Commerce Building will be shutting down at 2 p.m. today, Saturday, July 30.

Breckenridge Junior High School will hold “Bronco Roundup” registration for new and returning students, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Thursday,  Aug. 4, at the junior high.

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With the start of two-a-days set for Monday, Aug. 1, the time has come to start thinking about the upcoming 2016 Breckenridge Buckaroo Football season.

The historic Breckenridge Junior All-Stars quest for another championship banner and a trip to the Southwest Regional Tournament came to an end Tuesday afternoon at the hands of Corpus Christi Padr

Forced into a win or go home situation, the Breckenridge Junior League All-Stars lived to fight another day Monday evening.


Dorothy Gee, age 82 of Breckenridge, passed away Tuesday, July 26.  Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, July 31, at Morehart Mortuary Chapel with Reverend Bo Ireland officiating.  Inte

Andres Perales Sr., 76, died Monday, July 25. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 29, at Lighthouse Church with Rev. Michael Roach officiating.

Elizabeth Ann Owens, 64, “The Hat Lady”, passed away July 24. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 30, at Friendship Baptist Church in Albany, Texas.

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