U.S. 183 shut down for air flight
07/24/2015 02:53 PM CDT
Breckenridge first-responders and troopers with the Texas Department of Public Safety shut down both north- and southbound lanes of U.S. 183 this afternoon near the Harpersville community about two miles south of town for an unknown emergency. Read more...
June Cases Pleaded in the 90th Judicial Court
07/15/2015 01:50 PM CDT - • Calib Edward Arment (31 years age): Breckenridge, Pleaded guilty to the offense of Unlawful Possession of Firearm by Felon, and was sentenced to five years Texas Department of Criminal Justice – Institutional Division (TDCJ-ID), and to pay court costs. Read more...
June 2015-Cases Indicted- Stephens County Grand Jury
07/15/2015 01:50 PM CDT - CASES INDICTEDBY STEPHENSCOUNTY GRAND JURYJune 2015• Marcos Martin Arriola, 34 years of age, Breckenridge, Possession of Controlled Substance >=1G<4G - Methamphetamine; Unlawful Possession of Firearm by Felon• Jeremy Lynn Bibby, 41 years of age, Breckenridge, Credit/Debit Card Abuse• Enrique Rafael Castro, 22 yrs of age, Breckenridge, Evading Arrest/Detention w/ Vehicle• Bradley Heath Chapin, 31 yrs of age, Breckenridge, Credit/Debit Card Abuse x2• Gary Gene Read more...
Hiker climbs tree to escape coyotes, gets stuck for 5 hours
MANCHESTER, N.J. (AP) — A hiker trying to escape from coyotes in a wooded area of southern New Jersey has gotten stuck in a tree for nearly five hours. Full Story
'The Book of Mormon' satirical musical finally in Utah
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The biting satirical musical that mocks Mormons has finally come to the heart of Mormonlandia, starting a sold-out, two-week run Tuesday at a Salt Lake City theater two blocks from the church's flagship temple and headquarters. Full Story
Train co-founder Hotchkiss back on track with new band
The Grammy singer-songwriter Rob Hotchkiss won as a founding member of the multiplatinum band Train sits inconspicuously on a shelf in the hillside house in Fairfax that he and his wife, Pam, recently moved into,returning to the Bay Area after years of semi-retirement on Vashon Island in Washington's Puget Sound.