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  • Peace, love and boxes of food 16 Jun 2019 10:38 Abilene Reporter News Awat Mustafa walked through the Global Samaritan Resources warehouse Wednesday, getting a glimpse of boxes of food that eventually will end up in refugee camps in northern Iraq. Mustafa already had seen similar boxes, with their messages of hope, peace and …
  • Update for Friday, May 24, 2019 24 May 2019 20:41 Wise County Messenger Posted on May 24, 2019. GRADUATION TIME – Five area high schools will hold graduation ceremonies tonight, and another will hold graduation Saturday. Tonight’s high school graduations include Decatur at 7 in the UNT Coliseum in Denton, Alvord at 7 in the …
  • Local mom Jana Brown emerges from denial to advocacy for Down syndrome 08 May 2019 08:32 Brownwood Bulletin Jana Brown didn’t believe the medical diagnosis, even after her daughter Brighton was born Oct. 4, 2017. Blood tests after 12 weeks of pregnancy revealed an 88-percent chance that Brighton had Down syndrome. But a sonogram at 20 weeks showed no …
  • Rotary Club's Dancing with the Stars brings in $6,000 07 Apr 2019 11:38 Brownwood Bulletin With more than $6,000 raised for the first-year Brownwood Rotary Club Dancing with the Stars fundraiser, a return in 2020 is all but assured. Brownwood Rotary Club President Don Roberts described the event as an overwhelming success, which featured six …
  • Rotary Club's Dancing for the Stars to raise money for good causes 31 Mar 2019 01:34 Brownwood Bulletin The Brownwood Rotary Club is preparing for an evening of music, dancing and fun: the club’s first Dancing for the Stars fundraiser, which will be from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, April 5, at the Brownwood Country Club. Tickets are $100, and 100 percent of …
  • 68 Degrees of Separation: Your Wisconsin tie to every team in the 2019 NCAA men's basketball tournament 18 Mar 2019 13:18 Sheboygan Press ABILENE CHRISTIAN -- The longest kicks ever. The longest field goal in an American football game was booted by Abilene Christian's Ove Johansson, whose blast in 1976 against East Texas registered 69 yards. Wisconsin can't compete with that, but it…
  • Lam Jones' 1976 meteoric rise began in Brownwood 17 Mar 2019 04:41 Brownwood Bulletin Olympic gold medalist and former UT star died Friday after long battle with cancer The 1976 meteoric rise of Johnny “Lam” Jones from little-known high school sprinter to Olympic gold medalist began in Brownwood. Starting with the Bluebonnet Relays in mid- …
  • Veteran Border Patrol Agent Killed During Traffic Stop 04 Feb 2019 15:56 CBS Dallas ABILENE (CBSDFW.COM) – Tributes are pouring in for a Texas border patrol agent killed in a weekend crash. Agent Donna Doss was helping a state trooper on I-20 near Abilene Saturday night when she was hit. A fund was set up to help her family. The …
  • Runnin' Indians to raise funds, awareness in support of Alzheimer's cure and former coach 30 Jan 2019 09:33 Waxahachie Daily Light Over the past three years, many an old-timer has been quick to point out the similarities in coaching style between hall-of-fame head coach Jack Aldridge and Greg Gober. It has also become quite evident to the younger generation that the love and …
  • Best of Jackson 2019: Community and Culture 23 Jan 2019 19:25 Jackson Free Press Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Photo courtesy Mississippi Department of Archives and History Photo by Mississippi Department of Archives and History Best Radio Personality or Team; Best Radio Station: Nate & Bender, Y101 (101.7, y101.com) Roads in …
  • Wylie, Merkel girls join for Coaches vs. Cancer 12 Dec 2018 13:56 Abilene Reporter News Sports have a way of bringing the best out of people, and the Wylie and Merkel girls basketball teams did just that Tuesday night. When the Lady Badgers came to Bulldog Gym for the nondistrict game, they did so with pink warmup shirts for a cause. First- …
  • Former ACU President Teague remembered as winner 07 Dec 2018 23:24 Abilene Reporter News From sinking the winning shot for a state basketball championship to holding leadership roles at universities and Fortune 500 companies to expanding the campus and scope of Abilene Christian University, William J. Teague was a winner. Teague, a former …
  • Court Report: Overreaction to the NCAA's new NET rankings, timeline on Silvio De Sousa and the worst injury so far 28 Nov 2018 19:31 CBS Sports Last week we introduced a new weekly column that will provide insider information, interesting stories, videos, photos, stats to know, game picks and lots more. Read all about it here, in the first edition. This is the Court Report.  Monday's big …
  • Update for Friday, November 9, 2018 09 Nov 2018 22:56 Wise County Messenger Posted on November 09, 2018. MANHUNT PROMPTS SCHOOL LOCKDOWN – Decatur’s Intermediate School and McCarroll Middle School were briefly placed on lockdown Thursday afternoon at the request of the Decatur Police Department after a patient from a nearby mental …
  • Choices will be many at food truck festival 07 Nov 2018 08:08 Abilene Reporter News “Where do you want to eat out?” The answer to that frequent family conundrum will be easy on Oct. 6 at the first West Texas Food Truck Festival at Back Porch of Texas. With at least 15 food trucks slated to set their brakes at the outdoor venue, the fare …

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