When is Homecoming for Abilene Area Schools?
It is well-documented that Texans (and West Texans in specific) treat their football, whether Pop Warner or high school or college, as a religion and a massive social undertaking. Nothing marks the peak of West Texas football season in the fall more than Homecoming...
Catch Corey Kent at Betty Rose’s Little Brisket’s Summer Concert Series on September 1
Get ready for delicious food and live Texas and Red Dirt music at Betty Rose’s Little Brisket Summer Concert Series! Saddle up and head on over to Betty Rose’s Little Brisket (39354 Catclaw Drive in Abilene) for homestyle fare with a twist and great mus…
Abilene Area Towns That Are Hard to Pronounce
Here's how you say Potosi, Tuxedo, and a bunch of other Big Country towns with funny names.
One Big Country Attraction Wants Your Help Creating a Haunted Forest
Denton Valley Farms is looking for actors, makeup artists, and more for their haunted forest attraction.
What Would It Take to Bring Back Baseball in Abilene?
The main roadblock between Abilene and minor league baseball may not surprise you.
Abilene Christian University is Now the 10th Safest College in Texas
August is a whirlwind of activity (and maybe anxiety) for parents with college-age kids. College is when many young adults live separately from their families for the first time, sometimes in entirely different towns and states. As a result, it’s not unusual for parents and students …
Grab Donuts and “Coffee for Champions” at Dunkin’ in Abilene on August 20
On Friday, August 20, donate to the Special Olympics Texas and get a coupon for a free donut at Dunkin' in Abilene!
How You Can Watch and Support Wylie Little League in the World Series
Find out how you can watch and support the Wylie Little League team at the Little League World Series.
Where to Swim in Abilene If You Want to Savor Summer 2021
With summer quickly coming to a close, find out when these Abilene pools are closing up shop for the summer.
Betty Rose’s Kicks Off Summer Concert Series with Josh Meloy on August 18
Get ready for delicious food and live Texas and Red Dirt music at Betty Rose’s Little Brisket Summer Concert Series! Saddle up and head on over to Betty Rose’s Little Brisket (39354 Catclaw Drive in Abilene) for homestyle fare with a twist and great music. The Summer.…
Here’s Your Guide to Boot Shopping in Abilene and the Big Country
For many people, becoming a "real" Texan is about the clothes and the culture as much as it's about residency. One popular milestone is owning a pair of cowboy boots — so look no further for a list of awesome Abilene/Big Country retailers for all your "new boot …
Sweetwater Man’s Scams Are Straight Out of the Wild West
If you grew up watching Western movies as I did, you’re familiar with the cowboy’s dastardly adversary — the cattle rustler. Turns out that the Wild West practice of swiping cattle (or money) from under somebody’s nose isn’t dying…