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City Commissioners approved a resolution to allow the Breckenridge Economic Development Corporation to spend money on a program to help make Breckenridge ISD students more successful.

The First United Methodist Church has embarked on its annual “Feed the Lambs” program, now in its the eighth year.

Regional winners of the annual Superintendent of the Year (SOTY) award have been announced and Breckenridge ISD Superintendent Tim Seymore is on the list.


A number of Breckenridge folks were on hand for this years Fellowship of Christian Athletes All-Star football games.

Breckenridge High School sophomore Jake Escalon was selected for the Second Team All State, at the catcher position, by the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association.

Aaryn Medina hits a fade-away jumper against Sweetwater Saturday.

SWEETWATER— The Breckenridge High School basketball team remains undefeated after overcoming an early deficit to take 58-54 victory over 4A Sweetwater.


Pete Ruiz Jr., 51, of Breckenridge, passed away Tuesday, July 17, 2018. 

Buster Brockway, 74, of Breckenridge, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, July 19 at First Baptist Church, with Dr.

Eileen Brewster, 63, of Moran, passed away Sunday, July 8, 2018. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, July 14, at Morehart Mortuary Chapel with Dick Garcia officiating.

The Breckenridge American


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