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Tiger Woods on Masters victory: ‘It’s going to take a bit of time to sink in’

By Nick Friend and Rob Hodgetts, CNN Updated 12:15 PM ET, Mon April 15, 2019 (CNN)"Surreal." That is how Tiger Woods attempted to describe an extraordinary Sunday. A fifth green jacket, his first major win in 11 years; a story that the world had resigned itself to never seeing again. Tiger Woods reacts as he wins ...

Let’s Go

By Floyd Miller

Let’s go in forceBy Floyd E. MillerAs President of the Abilene Black Chamber of Commerce, I want to…

End of An Era

By Floyd Miller

End of an EraBy Floyd MillerWest Texas TribuneSaturday morning, June 25th, was somewhat of a somber morning at…

Children learn to cope with life’s hard knocks

By Joe Starkey

Camp CourageBy Joe Starkey“I love my mommy and she’s gone and I’m so lost.” The quietly crying young…

Childers Assumes Presidency

By Floyd Miller

Childers Assumes Presidency of Texas City Management Association Rickey Childers, City Manager of Longview, will assume the office…

James Francis comments on Juneteeneth

By Floyd Miller

What Is Juneteenth Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration of the ending of slavery. It dates back to…

Town Hall Meeting Followup

By Joe Starkey

Town Hall Meeting Follow-upBy Joe StarkeyCouncilman Williams opened the June 12th meeting and welcomed everyone back to hear…

Old cars sweet memories

By Joe Starkey

Arrow Ford FestBy Joe StarkeyCar enthusiasts and history buffs came together at Arrow Ford on Saturday, June 4,…

My Father Stayed

By Mattie Dixon

Austin, TexasLooking at the condition of the world today, and the situations so many children are in, I…


By Floyd Miller

Cooper High School principal Dr. Karen Munoz has been named an Executive Director in the Administrative Services Department…


By Abilene Education Foundation

It is the time of year again when ABILENE GOES CAJUN! The Abilene Education Foundation is proud to…

Happy State Bank presents Taste of Abilene

By Kelly Thompson

Rotary Club of Abilene hosts annual all-you-can-eat extravaganza ABILENE, TX – Eat, drink and be merry at this…

Brother’s Keeper

By Joe Starkey

You were there. Now it’s a movie and you’re watching it happen again, but from someone else’s viewpoint…

Sweetwater Rattlesnake Roundup

By Joe Starkey

Snakes, snakes, and more snakes is the theme of The Sweetwater Rattlesnake Roundup. There were displays of rattles…


By Mary Cooksey

On Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 at 11:00am SHARP, the Texas State Veterans Cemetery at Abilene, in Abilene, TX…

Mr. Grover C. Everett, Remembered 97 years after Lynching

By Kathy Barr

Ceremony to be held April 13th Grover C. Everett was a thirty-six year old migratory farm worker according…

Kiwanis Chili Day

By Floyd Miller

By Floyd Miller, March 6, 2019 The Greater Kiwanis Club hosted another successful Chili Day. The Chili Recipe…

MLK Speaker, Hawkins, Speaks from the Heart

By Floyd Miller

Representative Barbara Gervin-Hawkins, speaker at the 27th annual Martin Luther King Banquet, spoke to approximately 400 individuals. Her…

Abilene Mayor Anthony Williams Shown honoring Veterans

By Floyd Miller

Mayor of Abilene Mr. Anthony Williams is shown downtown near the civic center posing with a war Veteran.

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