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Mass Shooting In The City of Buffalo, New York

The City of Buffalo endured an unspeakable tragedy on Saturday. According to the Buffalo Police Department, a mass shooting occurred at the Tops on Jefferson Avenue in the City of Buffalo on Saturday afternoon. 10 people were killed and 13 total were shot, according to police. The latest on the...
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10 of the Most Unique Airbnb Rentals in Texas

Thanks to the non-traditional room and home rentals, like Airbnb and VRBO, vacations no longer have to be spent in a hotel room. As a matter of fact, Texas is home to a wide array of rentals with many like you've never seen before. Also, now that we're on the...
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Enter to Win Tickets to Mulligans Outdoor Bash

Mulligans Outdoor Bash is coming Friday, May 20th featuring Flatland Cavalry, Jason Boland and the Stragglers, Giovannie and the Hired Guns, and Abilene's-own Parkside. We've got your shot at FREE tickets to this big concert and all you have to do is fill out the form below to enter. The...

Abilene Bar Closes Doors Just Months After Changing Name

An Abilene bar, that recently changed its name, is closing doors for good, according to a post on the bar's Facebook page. The Firehouse Bar and Grill, owned by Justin and Marissa Farmer, re-opened under the name of Coots Piano Tavern on Saturday, January 8th of this year, but someone else will have to buy it to keep the doors open.

WATCH NOW: Cody Jinks First Official Music Video ‘Hurt You’ is Live

There have been a lot of firsts in Cody Jinks prolific country music career, but I'll be damned if I never realized he hadn't ever released an official music video. I remember years back giving Cody Johnson hell over not doing music videos, of course that's changed, but for some reason Jinks' lack of big time production, storyline music videos had escaped me. That changes today at 4 p.m.

BREAKING: Koe Wetzel Lands 3rd Career GOLD Single, “Only The Beginning”

It was announced today that Texas country rock 'n roller Koe Wetzel has had a third single certified Gold by the RIAA. It was last November when Koe's first two singles achieved Gold certification. Number one, a no-brainer, "February 28, 2016," a.k.a. "The Taco Bell Song," a.k.a. the OG Koe song. This is likely the song that got you and so many other folks across the Lone Star State hyped for his shows.

Pecos Hurley of The Rooftops Talks New Single + Offers Up Big Tease

I caught up with Pecos Hurley, lead singer of Pecos and The Rooftops over the weekend at our annual Red Dirt BBQ & Music Festival, where he and the boys set the place on fire. During our conversation he told us about his upcoming new single, "Time for Wine" and how pumped he was as they'd be stretching their sound into new territories, namely bringing in some of that radical '80s alto saxophone.

8 Summer Tips to Help Keep Your Pets Cool in Abilene

The summer heat in Abilene gets downright scorching, which means not only will we be hot, but so will our pets. I feel like I shouldn't have to state the obvious here, but there are some people who think their pets will be fine and can fend for themselves in the West Texas heat. Not true.