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Events on the Abilene calendar

1. Crash Course: Preaching in a Secular Age; 2. 11th Annual Outlaws & Legends Music Festival; 3. PetVet at Tractor Supply Company; 4. PopUp@ Crunch Fitness Saturday, July 24th.; 5. Phillip Vo Live in Abilene, TX;
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Something Old, Something New

The dress was made from taffeta and alison lace. It was speckled with hundreds of tiny Austrian crystal beads and pearls. Years went by and fashions changed, but the dress lived on. Its sleeves were poufed for the 80’s and cut back off for 2021. Marvelously, and to the delight of the brides, the waist did not have to be taken out. Its train flowed behind three generations of women as they walked down the aisle.
Merkel, TXbigcountryhomepage.com

New travel center opens its doors in Merkel

MERKEL, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) — There is a new place for travelers to stop for gas and refreshments in the Big Country. The Iron Horse Travel Center in Merkel features a homestyle barbecue restaurant, gift shop, groceries, drinks and snacks as well as a dog park for those traveling with their pets.
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Camp Able celebrates 'I love horses' day

BUFFALO GAP, Texas — Today is 'I love horses day' and the community at Camp Able has decided to celebrate!. Camp Able, in the town of Buffalo Gap provides horse therapy to children and adults with disabilities. It's also a sanctuary to abandoned and unwanted horses. Lota Zoth helps lead...
Abilene, TXbigcountryhomepage.com

Abilene’s Amber Dragon Meadery offers medieval tastes in modern times

ABILENE, Texas (KTAB) –What once was a workshop-like space off Butternut Street is now host to a colorful display of shields, armor and more importantly, mead – the fermented fruits of labor put forth by owners Ronald Poston and Lorraine Esman. The Amber Dragon Meadery is still in its first...
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The Summer Heat is Taking Its Toll on These Dogs That Need Homes

Here we are again, another week where we have way too many animals at the Abilene Animal Shelter. With all the heat and humidity around Abilene and the Big Country, these dogs have run out of time. They need a home now because the alternative does not look good. Furthermore, with most people going back to work a ton of dogs are being abandoned at the Abilene Animal Shelter.