News Stories

Correction: In the Aug. 8, 2018 issue of the Breckenridge American there was an error made in the article, "Early voting in BISD tax swap election begins today.” 

A workshop by artist Kaye Franklin is set for Aug. 1-3 at the Breckenridge Fine Arts Center.

The Buckaroo Bash will be held 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, at the First United Methodist Church Family Life Center, located at 419 W. Walker St.


Debbie Roberts of Tulia walked incoming Breckenridge High School students through offensive and defensive scenarios that will be incorporated into game schemes under the new volleyball coach, Lesli

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.


Gwen Hawley, 87, of Breckenridge, was born Aug. 10,1931 and died Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018 in Fort Worth in hospice care. A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug.

James Lloyd Rinker, born Feb. 2, 1968, went to be with his Father on July 22, 2018, after a lifetime battle with epilepsy.

Leon Sheinberg Socol of Atlanta passed away Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at the age of 92. 

The Breckenridge American


114 East Elm Street

PO Box 871

Breckenridge, Texas 76424

Phone: (254) 559-5412
Fax: (254) 559-3491