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    McMurry University to host Christmas Light Show Dec. 2

    11/18/2014 11:52 AM CST
    McMurry University in Abilene invites area residents to come for the Christmas Light Show slated for 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 2.In addition to the Light Show, there will be hot chocolate and cookies served in front of the Old Main Building on campus. 
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    Breckenridge Garden Club to hold annual Pie Sale
    11/18/2014 11:45 AM CST - The Breckenridge Garden Club will host a Pie Sale, from 8 a.m. until sold out, Tuesday, Nov. 25, at First National Bank.The annual Pie Sale is another important fundraiser that the Garden Club hosts each year and a chance to help customers with assistance in their Thanksgiving baking chores. Read more...

    Security Title sponsors 'Ornaments for Seniors'
    11/18/2014 11:44 AM CST - Once again, Security Title of Breckenridge will sponsor the ‘Ornaments For Seniors,' which are now available for pick-up  at Security Title, located at 211 W. Read more...

    Operation Christmas Child kicks into gear Monday at Church of Breckenridge
    11/14/2014 11:06 AM CST - With holiday supplies already covering the store shelves, individuals, families, churches and groups in and around Breckenridge are working to make Christmas a reality for kids in need around the world by filling shoeboxes with toys, school supplies, hygiene items and notes of encouragement. Read more...

    Triple LLL to meet Tuesday at FBC
    11/14/2014 11:04 AM CST -  The Triple LLL Club of First Baptist Church will meet Tuesday Nov. 18, at the Family Life Center, located at 300 S. Rose Ave.A covered dish supper will be served at 6 p. Read more...

    Wolfe presents class for DRT supervisors, 'Human Relations 101'
    11/12/2014 11:12 AM CST - Judy Wolfe, president of the local Picketville Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas, recently was invited to present a training session titled, “Human Relations 101. Read more...

    Fishing expedition yields big catch - Boss Fishing Lure
    11/11/2014 01:18 PM CST - It would come as no surprise to most people that Johnny Stoker, owner of Sandy Creek Marina, is a huge collector of fishing lures, with an estimated 15,000 or more in his collection so far. Read more...

    Humane Society to raffle quilt
    11/11/2014 01:16 PM CST - Tracey Prater has generously donated a beautiful handmade quilt to be raffled off as a fundraiser for the Stephens County Humane Society. The Christmas themed quilt has a background of winter white, outlined in various shades of turquoise in multiple motifs, accented with pink and cranberry in whimsical reindeers, peppermint candies, Christmas trees and holly. Read more...

    Craft Guild Show slated for Nov. 22-23
    11/11/2014 01:15 PM CST - It is that time of year once more for the annual Breckenridge Craft Guild Show.The Craft show is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22 and from noon to 5 p. Read more...

    New Puppet Show set for Dec. 4
    11/11/2014 01:14 PM CST - The Breckenridge Library and the Breckenridge Fine Arts Center are working together to bring a new puppet show to children and their parents at 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. Read more...

    City's 'ugly' Christmas tree prompts public outcry

    READING, Pa. (AP) — A Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after residents of a Pennsylvania town complained it was too ugly. Full Story
    (Phelan M. Ebenhack/AP)
    Shifting attitudes at play in Cosby allegations

    Tamra Wade struggled mightily over whether to go to the police more than a decade ago, when, she says, a trusted professor forced himself on her in an empty classroom. Full Story