Monday May 13
Trish Dressen: Save money with these free Abilene events
Grab your brown-bag lunch and find the answer to the following: How do contemporary artists address contradiction, ambiguity and truth through art? The Center for Contemporary Arts will provide the answer from noon to 1 p.m. today during its Mid-Month Movie Matinee, "Art in the 21st Century: Paradox." The documentary features artists including Mark ... (more)
Thu May 09, 2013
Despite warnings, no tornadoes in the Big Country
No tornado touched ground in the Big Country, but the National Weather Service in San Angelo issued several tornado warnings for the area Thursday afternoon.
Mon May 06, 2013
This is Teacher Appreciation Week. Taylor County schools are encouraged to send their weekly events calendars for inclusion in the Chalkboard.
Sat May 04, 2013
Alcohol, a hospital district and familiar faces top interesting Big Country elections
Buffalo Gap voters will decide whether the city goes completely "wet" by permitting the sale of all alcohol beverages, including mixed drinks - the sale of mixed drinks is currently prohibited outside private clubs.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Trish Dressen: Abilene offers up tasty treats for the ears and the tummy
The Abilene Christian University Chorale will present "Schubert and the Romantics," with special guests including the Permian Basin String Quartet, at 7:30 p.m. today at the Williams Performing Arts Center Recital Hall.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Area church notes 4/26/2013
The Trent United Methodist Church has scheduled a revival starting today and continuing through Sunday morning.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
USDA approves loan, grant for Buffalo Gap sewer system
United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development on Monday announced it has approved a 40-year, $2.3 million low-interest loan and a $2,071,000 grant to the city of Buffalo Gap to construct a wastewater collection system.
Dallas Morning News
Falling into Buffalo Gap and loving it: Saturday's Tapas Crawl
Sommeliers not using their wine skills: Jonathan Honefenger and Guy Stout serve up Peter Garcia's paella at the Buffalo Gap Wind & Food Summit.
Sun Apr 21, 2013
Texas authors take on religion, baseball, medicine
Religion in America: Frank Newport, who grew up in Fort Worth and now is editor-in-chief of the Gallup polling organization, has written a book about the future of religion in America - "God Is Alive and Well" . As you might conclude from the title of the book, Newport is optimistic, based on hundreds of thousands of interviews Gallup has done with ... (more)
Sat Apr 20, 2013
Buffalo Gap's Wine & Food Summit gets a taste of Spanish wine and cuisine
Thomas Metthe/Reporter-News Chef Peter Garcia walks around with a block of Cabrales cheese for people to smell during the Spanish Foods 101 presentation during the Buffalo Gap Wine & Food Summit at Perini Ranch in Buffalo Gap on Saturday.