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FOX West Texas 34th Annual Christmas Lights Parade

ABILENE, Texas — With thanksgiving out of the way, the holiday season is in full swing. Holiday parades are starting to ramp up in the Big Country beginning tonight. Grab your spot ahead of tonight's 34th Annual FOX West Texas Christmas Lights Parade. Here’s the route if you’re headed...

New vintage West Texas-themed bar now open in downtown Austin

Wiggle Room is located at 612 Nueces St., Austin. (Courtesy Wiggle Room) From the owners of Ranch 616, an “eccentric” new bar called Wiggle Room is now open as of Nov. 17. Adorned with snakeskin booths, disco lights and a gold-beaded taxidermy zebra den, Wiggle Room reps say the bar pays homage to the vibes of West Texas. The bar has indoor and outdoor seating, a rotating cocktail menu, Frito pies and housemade snack mixes. There is also an outdoor stage for DJs and local performances. Wiggle Room is located at 612 Nueces St., Austin.

West Texas DJ hosts Toy Drive for kids this Christmas

ODESSA, Texas (KOSA) -An Odessa resident that goes by the name of DJ Wildman, began a toy drive to benefit kids during Christmas. DJ Wildman says he started this toy drive for the kids that don’t wake up to a present on Christmas day, but also because of a condition he has that affects him every day.
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2022 USA Boxing National Championships To Begin in Lubbock, Texas

The 2022 USA Boxing National Championships will close a successful year of boxing next week in Lubbock, Texas at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center with over 1,000 boxers, aged nine to 39, anticipated to begin competing on Dec. 5. “We are thrilled to welcome USA Boxing back to Lubbock for...

The Salvation Army needs your help ringing the bell

MIDLAND, Texas — The Salvation Army is asking for the public's help for its annual Red Kettle Campaign. Every year, the non-profit posts bell ringers at locations across the United States to help raise funds and help support the community. Leading up to Christmas, volunteers can sign up for...

10 of the Cheapest Texas Cities to Live In

Texas is a huge state that has a large variety of landscapes, people, and cities. Whether you want a small town feel or prefer a big city, there are a variety of options across the state. While it can get expensive to live in certain parts of Texas, there are...
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Lower gas prices for Thanksgiving

The average price of regular unleaded across the country, including in Georgia and Coweta County, continues to drop, providing motorists with relief during the holiday season. The average price of regular unleaded in Coweta County on Monday was $3.072, according to data from AAA’s gas price tracker. That price is down from last week’s average of $3.160.

West Texas Counseling Closes Doors

On Monday, the West Texas Counseling and Rehab building on Line Avenue closed its doors until further notice because of staffing shortage. The facility’s closure has some confused about steps to take to get their medications for substance abuse disorders which can include Meds like Methadone, Buprenorphine, and Naloxone.

West Texas drag show draws protestors, counter-protestors

AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — The show “A Drag Queen Christmas” went on as planned on Nov. 29, while also drawing protestors and counter-protestors. The show had an increased police presence along with protestors and counter-protestors who were asked to move further away from the venue at times.