County Commissioners cut budget by $400K, approve tax rate
Rotary presentation tackles scamming trends in 2020
County Attorney requests Attorney General’s decision on nepotism law for the upcoming election
Conaway bids farewell to Lions Club, District 11
Community celebrates United’s Olson
BISD confirms second student; staff member testing positive for COVID-19

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County Commissioners cut budget by $400K, approve tax rate

Stephens County Commissioners approved the 2021 budget and tax rate during the Monday, September 14 inside the Stephens County Courthouse.

Rotary presentation tackles scamming trends in 2020

The Breckenridge Rotary Club received an informative presentation from Kasey Ragle, Vice President of the Information Technology (IT), and customer service from First National Bank on potential sca

The past three week’s statistics find 86 additional individuals filing for unemployment bringing the total in the county to 602 compared to 20 claims in 2019, according to a recent graph by Texas W


The Lady Bucks Freshman team continues their winning streak by beating the Jacksboro Lady Tigers in two sets, 25-9 and 25-22.

Bucks JV out-duel Bearcats 34-27 in shootout

The Breckenridge Buckaroos outlasted the Ballinger Bearcats 34-27 in the junior varsity game on Thursday, September 3, inside Buckaroo Stadium.

Coach Bryan and Brittaney Goehring recently took the Cross Country teams from Breckenridge High School and the Middle School to run at the Lipan Meet.


Cynthia H. Croker

Cynthia H. Croker, age 69, died of respiratory failure on August 27, 2020 at Heritage House of Keller in Keller, Texas.

William “Neil” Boland

On Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, William “Neil” Boland lost his brief battle with COVID-19 and gained his heavenly wings. Neil was born on Oct. 18, 1953, in Odessa, Texas, to Sue and Bill Boland.

Ruth Shockey

Ruth Shockey was born Sept. 13, 1938 in Coryell County, Texas to Eugene Henry Lewis & Ellen Ozell Latham Lewis.

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