Debbie Karl sits with her award in her office. BA photo by James Norman

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Almost 34,000 Texas homes are going to be receiving internet access as part of the Federal Communications Commission’s broadband expansion plan, according to a release from the FCC.

The Breckenridge Independent School District passed their staff compensation plan for the upcoming budget at their regular meeting on Monday, July 15.


The Bucks baseball team poses with their new hardware after besting the Henrietta Bearcats 9-1 and 10-0. BA photo by James Norman

The Breckenridge Buckaroos varsity baseball took care of business in their first-round playoff tilt against the Henrietta Bearcats Thursday, May 2, dominating in their two games played 9-

Jake Escalon (15) gets ready to swing at the ball coming across the plate. BA photo by James Norman

In a defensive battle against the No.


Van Edward Robbins danced the two-step home on July 19, 2019. Van was born in Breckenridge, Texas on Dec. 1, 1966 to Connie Meeks Robbins and Sonny Robbins.

Lawson Wayne Jacobs, 82, passed from this life, surrounded by family, April 18, 2019. Wayne was born May 29, 1936, in Plainview, Texas.

BRECKENRIDGE — Leroy Kirby, 67, of Breckenridge, passed away Monday, April 22, 2019.

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