Stephens County Courthouse. BA photo contributed by Cassandra Martin
Breckenridge ISD announced Thursday a presence of law enforcement at the high school. Photo courtesy of Breckenridge ISD.
City Commissioners meet in their November meeting. BA photo by James Norman
The new owners, the Bayer Motor Co., have decades of experience all over the area. Pictured from left to right are Chas Bayer, Lucy Larose, Zach Smith, Julie McNett and Aaron Franks. BA photo by James Norman

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A study found that during the holiday season, drivers across the U.S. get 175 percent more aggressive, according to GasBuddy.



The All-District list was released, with 13 Breckenridge Buckaroos taking home honors.

Thanksgiving Day has come and gone but one Breckenridge family celebrated the day watching their daughter perform in the 100 Cheer girls’ group in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.


Felicia Gotschall, 32, of Breckenridge, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Dec.

Mary Shirley Land McDonald, 82, peacefully and quietly left this mortal life at 5:11 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2018.

BRECKENRIDGE — Phillip Moore Pitzer, 87, was united with his Lord and Savior on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018.

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