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Gene and Marion Burgess

Gene and Marion Burgess celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary on June 27th. A dinner was sponsored by their children, D’Arcy Burgess and D’Edra Lozada of Atlanta Georgia, Desiree Fields of Huntsville Alabama and Darryl and Dennis Burgess of Abilene. The couple met at Carter G. Woodson High School in Abilene, Marion was a 14 year…

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Carousel of Cakes

“Your Cake Your Way” stated co-owner Gayle Rynders.Owners: Gayle Rynders, Sharon Young Est.: September 2007Gayle Rynders has been decorating since 1973 when she joined Sweet Squeezers Cake Decorating Club in Abilene. Rynders joined ICES, International Cake Exploration Society and began teaching from Cap Prachyl of Abilene, Earlene Moore of Lubbock, Nicholas Lodge of Atlanta, Georgia…

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Mr. Spring Springs to A-Town

“Let’s get ready to tumble!” -Mr. SpringJeremy “Mr. Spring” Ray, a Cooper graduate, is back and ready to offer power tumbling to Abilene. Mr. Spring has been tumbling since early childhood, he has performed for countless daycares, schools, youth organizations, nursing homes, and community events ranging from Eastland to Monahans. He competed for Abilene Cooper…

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Michael Remembered through the Music of Gary Indiana

I was recently privileged to visit the hometown of the late Michael Jackson. Speaking up close and personal to family and admirers of Jackson, residents of this town did not hesitate to say what they thought of this musical legend!{{more}} It’s no secret, that over the past decades, Michael has changed the world of pop…

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Obama wants G20 to rethink global economy

By Jeff Mason and Dave Graham Jeff Mason And Dave Graham – Mon Sep 21, 12:29 am ETWASHINGTON/BERLIN – U.S. President Barack Obama said on Sunday he would push world leaders this week for a reshaping of the global economy in response to the deepest financial crisis in decades.In Europe, officials kept up pressure for…

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House moves to extend unemployment benefits

By JIM ABRAMS, Associated Press Writer Jim Abrams, Associated Press Writer – Mon Sep 21, 6:43 am ETWASHINGTON – Despite predictions the Great Recession is running out of steam, the House is taking up emergency legislation this week to help the millions of Americans who see no immediate end to their economic miseries.A bill offered…

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SPIN METER: $2 trillion in health savings? Where?

WASHINGTON – It was a watershed moment in the health care struggle: Leaders of the insurance, hospital and other medical industries stood with President Barack Obama at the White House and promised steps to save $2 trillion over the next decade.Whatever happened to those savings, announced with much fanfare well before Congress had written any…

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2009 H1N1 Flu and You

Questions & AnswersAugust 5, 2009 5:00 PM ETOn this Page2009 H1N1 Flu2009 H1N1 Flu in HumansPrevention & TreatmentContamination & CleaningExposures Not Thought to Spread 2009 H1N1 Flu2009 H1N1 Flu{{more}}What is 2009 H1N1 ?2009 H1N1 is a new influenza virus causing illness in people. This new virus was first detected in people in the United States…

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