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What Days Am I Permitted to Water My Lawn in Abilene?

Regardless of location, you can water between 12 am and 10 am as well as 6 pm and Midnight. Odd Number Addresses: You can water Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday. Even Number Addresses: You can water Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. *Others: You can water Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. * Denotes industrial,...
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Jim Ned Volunteer Fire Department is in Need of Volunteers

The Mesquite Heat Fire showed the entire Big Country (and state) how much we need (and value) volunteer firefighters. Well, our area volunteer fire departments aren't looking for just firefighters, they're looking for volunteers, period. One of those fire departments happens to be the Jim Ned Volunteer Fire Department, which...

Know What Causes Wildfires Around West Texas and How To Avoid Them

We all need to know what causes wildfires throughout Texas, and learning the facts will help us prevent fires like what's been happening in the Big Country with the Mesquite HeatFire. I've spoken with a couple of fire chiefs from the Volunteer Fire Departments that are battling the blaze. They are telling me that we can avoid a lot of these wildfires.

Major Texas City Sees Auto Theft Soar 40 Percent

Cities around Texas are dealing with different increases in crime. Some are seeing increases in different crimes such has burglaries, property crimes, and even shootings. The City of Austin is seeing a huge increase in vehicle thefts, according to KXAN. KXAN reports that the auto thefts aren't just in one...

AirFest 2022 Is Saturday In Abilene

If you are a fan of the United States Air Force, a fan of history, and you like to get up close and personal with planes, you won't want to miss out on this weekend's Big Country Air Fest in Abilene. Aircraft will arrive on Friday May 20 and will continue to arrive on Saturday, May 21. The aircraft will leave Abilene on Sunday.

Texas Toddler Orders a Massive Amount of Cheeseburgers on DoorDash

A Texas toddler is showing the rest of the world that it's actually pretty simple to use the DoorDash app. And boy, did he use it to order a massive amount of cheeseburgers. The 2-year-old boy from Kingsville, Texas was in cheeseburger heaven after his mom, Kelsey Golden, handed him her phone to keep him busy. It's something just about every parent does from time to time.

Here’s How You Can Help the Victims, Volunteers, and Firefighters of View Fire

You may have seen the sky filled with smoke Tuesday evening and that was because of a massive wildfire south of Abilene in the View and Caps area. While firefighters continue to battle the blaze, there is a path of victims in its wake that need our help. Not only that, but the firefighters and volunteers, who have been assisting at ground control, need a little assistance as well.

Get Ready To Do Some Serious Shopping During Market Days In Abilene

Whether you want to get rid of some things taking up space around your place. Maybe you need to sell some things you've been hoarding for a while or you're looking for that perfect thing-ah-ma-jig you've been looking for. Then, here's the perfect opportunity to make some cash and or spend some cash at the Wylie Christian Church (WCC) 6250 Buffalo Gap Rd during their Market Days event.