Breckenridge overcoming economic downfall
Suspect arrested; victim released from hospital in shooting
Stephens County takes action on funding aging service program
SMH signs affiliation agreement with Hendrick Medical Center
Gerardo Palacios signs a letter of intent to play baseball at Schreiner University. The student/athlete will play in the middle infield and study physical therapy at the university this fall. Photo by Jean Hayworth
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News Stories

Texans have been witnessing things that would have been unthinkable until now: Surge teams, testing of nursing homes for COVID-19 and the National Guard helping to disinfect nursing home facilities

Breckenridge overcoming economic downfall

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced he will send cities, counties, transit systems and special purpose taxing districts $690.4 million in local sales tax allocations for June, 11.7 percent less

Suspect arrested; victim released from hospital in shooting

Stephens County law enforcement has arrested a suspect in the shooting that left one person injured.

Sports

Breckenridge youth learn volleyball fundamentals from BHS coaches and players. The three-day volleyball workout provided students with needed knowledge on the sport in hopes of preparing them for the future. Photo by A.D. Chachere

Breckenridge youth learn volleyball fundamentals from BHS coaches and players.

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The Breckenridge Buckaroos senior baseball team put on home jerseys for one final time as the team hosted and swept an exhibition doubleheader against the 5A #12 ranked Aledo Bearcats and won a fri

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Breckenridge ISD Athletics Department has provided an outline for the return of student/athletes to in-person, on-campus training.

Obituaries

Lola Jean Fairless

Lola Jean Fairless, age 89 of Breckenridge, passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2020. Funeral services was held at 11 a.m., Friday, July 3 at The Lighthouse Church with Bishop W.C.

Samuel Turner

Samuel Turner, 76 of Breckenridge passed away on June 19, 2020 in Fort Worth surround by his family. A memorial service for Mr. Turner was held at 11:00 a.m.

Charles “Jack” Dunn

Charles “Jack” Dunn, 89, of Weatherford, passed away early on Wednesday, June 17, 2020.

Breckenridge American


114 East Elm Street

PO Box 871

Breckenridge, Texas 76424

Phone: (254) 559-5412
Fax: (940) 228-0589