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Evangelist Mark Shell will be at the Peoples Church at 10 a.m. Sunday, March 12. The following is a little about Mark Shell and his ministries.

The Civic Orchestra of Abilene will be performing at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 5, at the National Theater located at 116 East Walker in Breckenridge.

The Stop Bullying meeting will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 7, at the TSTC Technology Building. For more information call Molly Johnson at 254-559-4945.

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Christmas came early for the Ponder Lions Friday night in Buckaroo Stadium as six gift-wrapped turnovers contributed to a 13-0 demise for the Breckenridge Buckaroos in District 4-3A play.

After a five-game battle Tuesday, Oct. 18, the Comanche Maidens came out on top in their match with the Breckenridge Lady Bucks.

Any time you combine two tradition rich school with a great deal of history, you are in for a treat that features a wrath of talent.


Jerry Karl, 78, of Breckenridge, passed away Thursday, May 25, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 27, at First Baptist Church in Breckenridge.

Rebecca Sue Paul, 68, died Monday, May 8, 2017. Memorial service was held Friday, May 12, at 2 p.m. in the Melton-Kitchens Funeral Home Chapel.

Taylynn Carrol Cumpton, 2, passed away Monday, May 8, 2017, in Fort Worth. Services were 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 15, at Bethel Assembly Church, with Cody Cochran and Charles Kuhn officiating.

The Breckenridge American


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