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Area church notes 5/24/2013
A service will begin at 11 a.m. Sunday in the church located inside Buffalo Gap Historic Village.
Beauty & beasts
When Master Gardener Loice Kendrick-Lacy was 5 years old, she fell in love with butterflies.
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)
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.
This is Teacher Appreciation Week. Taylor County schools are encouraged to send their weekly events calendars for inclusion in the Chalkboard.
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.
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.
Area church notes 4/26/2013
The Trent United Methodist Church has scheduled a revival starting today and continuing through Sunday morning.