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Breckenridge couple found dead in their home identified
BRECKENRIDGE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - The couple found dead on Friday, in their Breckenridge home, has been identified. The victims are 58-year-old Mitchel Sullivan and 58-year-old Terry Sullivan.
Rezoning of Elliott and Wheeler called off due to opposition
The project that calls for townhouses to be developed on a rezoned Elliott and Wheeler Street has been called off after almost two months of meetings and opposition. Virgil Moore, executive director of the Breckenridge Economic Development Corporation, said developer David Stowe spoke with him on Tu
Texas woman, 84, bored with retirement, gets college degree
People 65 and older make up less than one percent of U.S. college students. In 2015, they accounted for about 67,000 of about 20 million college students, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. Janet Fein is among that elite group of Americans.
Here's what's at risk in the Texas Obamacare ruling
(CNN)Whether you know it or not, Obamacare has affected nearly every American. The Affordable Care Act does far more than allow millions of people to get health insurance through exchanges or Medicaid expansion.
Collins says Texas court ruling on ACA 'will be overturned on appeal'
Washington (CNN)Maine Republican Sen. Susan Collins predicted Sunday that a Texas judge's decision striking down Obamacare would likely be overturned. "I think this will be overturned on appeal," Collins said Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union." She added, "There's no reason why the individual mand
Man Camp mania in Breckendridge means more money for making modulars
BRECKENRIDGE – The irony? That a newly-arrived business known for making modular homes could precipitate a local housing shortage. “It is quite ironic, isn't it?” agreed Virgil Moore, the executive director of the Breckenridge Economic Development Corporation. He spoke Nov. 28, during an open house
Breckenridge police, DPS on campus after threat made against high school
BRECKENRIDGE, Texas — Breckenridge police officers and and state troopers are on campus Friday after a threat was made against the high school. Superintendent Tim Seymore said a message was found scribbled on a bathroom wall about 9:45 a.m. Thursday.
Sheriffs office to begin new program for special needs individuals
Often times law enforcement and first responders run into situations they may not be wholly trained for. Many times calls come in about an individual acting odd, or just walking about with no real direction. When these calls come in, departments must respond to find out if the individual is alright.
Class 2A Division II State Semifinal: Albany-Gruver box score
ALB — Hill 38 interception return (Hill kick), 5:31. GRU — Creed Callaway 4 run (Jalin Conyers run), 4:29. GRU — Conyers 38 pass from Keegan Kelp (run failed), 5:59. ALB — Hill 26 pass from Ben West (Hill kick), 3:34.
Albany falls to Gruver in State Semifinals 30-17
December 13, 2018 - The Albany Lions were one win away from heading to the Class 2A Division II State Championship game. Battling the cold and windy conditions in Plainview, the Lions could not fulfill a late comeback against Gruver.
Albany vs. Gruver high school football playoff game live coverage
Albany (9-5) vs. Gruver (13-1), Class 2A, DII semifinal. The Albany Lions' semifinal game against Gruver kicks off at 6 p.m. Thursday at Plainview's Bulldog Stadium. Albany will be challenged by a Gruver team that has made its money on defense. The Greyhounds have allowed 15.8 points per game this p
West continues to impress for Albany
December 12th, 2018 - In Albany's 41-28 win over Hamlin in the region finals, the Lions were led by junior quarterback Ben West. Ben had the best game of his career, completing 16 of 21 passes for 267 yards and 5 touchdowns, as well as a fumble recovery touchdown that sealed the deal for Albany.
Texas again leads U.S. in executions in 2018, and Dallas was top county, with 4
Texas again led the country in executions this year with 13 lethal injections — and Dallas County topped the state list. There were 25 executions nationwide, and only eight states carried out the ultimate punishment, according to an annual report released Friday by the Death Penalty Information Cent
When members of Saint Michael learned the truth about sex trafficking in Dallas, they knew they had to help
Human trafficking is modern-day slavery, often hidden in plain sight, that forces and coerces vulnerable people into exploitative acts that benefit their captors. The Statewide Human Trafficking Mapping Project of Texas found that in Texas alone there are approximately 79,000 youth victims of sex tr
'Santa' shot at while driving on Texas freeway: report
One Texas man won’t appear on Santa Claus’ “Nice List” after opening fire Tuesday on another man dressed up as Santa. A man wearing a Santa costume, whose identity remains unknown but was identified by police as "Santa," and his wife – referred to by police as "Mrs. Claus" – were driving home when t
You Can Still Enroll In Obamacare -- But The Deadline Is Soon
The future of the Affordable Care Act might be hanging in the balance thanks to a federal judge in Texas, but Obamacare coverage isn’t over just yet. People can still enroll in an Obamacare health insurance plan for 2019, but the last day to sign up is at hand: by midnight Pacific time Saturday or b
3 takeaways from Texas' 98-60 win over Grand Canyon: Longhorns cruise with hot shooting
AUSTIN -- The Longhorns ran past Grand Canyon, 98-60, on Saturday evening at the Frank Erwin Center in one of their better offensive performances of the season. 1. Texas builds big first-half lead with hot shooting.
Federal judge in Texas rules Obama health-care law unconstitutional
A federal judge in Texas threw a dagger into the Affordable Care Act on Friday, ruling that the entire health-care law is unconstitutional because of a recent change in federal tax law.
Positive attitude leads to Lions success
December 12th, 2018 - The Albany Lions are a little over 24 hours from their State Semifinal game with Gruver. Most didn't see Albany getting this far, but here they are. It's not how you start but how you finish and for the Albany Lions, that's the statement they have for the 2018 season. After ope
How Albany turned its season around from 0-5 to state semis
ALBANY, Texas — The Albany Lions didn't have the start to their season that they are accustomed to. The dominant Class 2A district champions started out their season losing all five of their non-district games, a start that would cripple most teams.