First-time stage actress Savannah Burns performs as Wilbur in ‘Charlotte’s Web’.
Shown here is current Stephens County Justice of the Peace Michael Roach.
Aaryn Medina hits a fade-away jumper against Sweetwater Saturday.
Shown here is 59 year old former Breckenridge resident Michael Perales.
Shown here is a file photo from the 2016 Christmas parade in downtown.

News Stories

Due to conditions in the water system which have occurred, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required the system to notify all customers to boil their water prior to consumption.

Following are the results from the Stephens County March 6 primary election. The totals include early voting totals and election day totals.

Shown here is 59 year old former Breckenridge resident Michael Perales.

A criminal case investigated by the Stephens County Sheriff’s Office will go before a federal  judge following the indictment of Michael Perales.

Sports

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.

Swarmed by Merkel defenders, Breckenridge senior Carley Tennison puts in a basket Monday night. Tennison led the Lady Bucks in scoring with 11 points.

Although falling to Merkel 62-26 Monday night, Breckenridge coach Chris Robertson believes his team played its best game this season.

Breckenridge High School junior receiver Kevin Franco tears away from a Merkel defender during last Friday’s playoff game in Brownwood. Franco led the Buckaroos in receiving with six receptions for 64 yards.

BROWNWOOD— Football season in Breckenridge came to an end after the Buckaroos suffered a 21-14 loss to Merkel in the opening round of the UIL playoffs.

Obituaries

Eddie G. Hunt passed away April 19, 2018. There will be no services.

He was born in Amarillo to Flo and Perry Hunt. He served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam for two years. 

LeEtta Hill, 84 passed from this life to the next Monday, April 16, 2018. Funeral service with Rev. Glenn Clark officiating was Sunday, April 22, at 2 p.m. at Lakeside Baptist Church.

Verna Huffman Blue, 90, of Breckenridge, passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Saturday, April 21 at Gunsight Baptist Church, with Rev. Rex Boggs officiating.

The Breckenridge American

BRECKENRIDGE OFFICE

114 East Elm Street

PO Box 871

Breckenridge, Texas 76424

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