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

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

The Stephens County Rodeo Arena is going to be rebuilt after the rodeo board secured almost half of the money needed from the Stephens County Commissioners Court.


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.

The Breckenridge Buckaroos varsity basketball team beat the Boyd Yellowjackets 69-63 and will go to the playoffs, where they will face Holliday.


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.

BRECKENRIDGE — Al Pierce, 91, of Abilene, passed away Monday, March 18, 2019.

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