News Stories

The Breckenridge Chamber of Commerce hosted their yearly award ceremony where they announced the 2018 Citizen of the Year, Ag Citizen of the Year and Business of the Year.

The Breckenridge City Commissioners met Tuesday evening and held their regularly scheduled meeting.

Breckenridge Kindergarten student Kaylynn Karl was in for a surprise Wednesday afternoon, Feb. 6, with the entire staff at East Elementary aware of a visitor she would have in her classroom.


The Bucks varsity faced the first place Brock Eagles before the hometown crowd, but came out flat and not able to get a basket until Kyle Canada (2) dropped in a bucket at 6:16 of the first quarter

The Breckenridge Lady Bucks Varsity put up a fierce battle against the first place Lady Eagles of Brock in District 7-3A, but lost barely, 35-38.

Breckenridge High School held its 94th Coronation in late January and crowned Alyssa Reyes Buckaroo Queen and Marvin Phillips as the Great Lord Chamberlain.


CLYDE — Don Screws, 84, of Clyde, passed away Friday, Feb. 8, 2019. Mr. Screws will be cremated and his family will have a memorial service at a later date.

Regina Robbins, 79, of Breckenridge, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. Graveside funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 10 at Yellow Fork Cemetery with Rev. Charles Kuhn officiating.

Clark Wayne Greenlee, 83, of Midland, Texas and a former Breckenridge resident, passed away Jan. 28, 2019 in his home.

The Breckenridge American


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Breckenridge, Texas 76424

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