Celebrating Dorothy M. Woody’s 100th birthday

Abilene Mayor Anthony Williams declared Saturday, March 26, to be Dorothy Woody Day in honor of her turning 100 years old on March 22. A party was held for Dorothy on March 26 at Wesley Court Senior Living in Abilene. Floyd Miller, her financial advisor, presented a U.S. flag that had been flown over the…

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Career pathways on display during TSTC open house

More than 200 high school students had the chance to interact with the latest technology during Texas State Technical College’s Industrial Technology Center open house on Friday, March 25. Students discussed career pathways with different instructors and learned about various services provided by TSTC. It was the first in-person open house at TSTC’s Abilene campus…

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City commemorates Cesar Chavez Rec Center, honors Ovelia Campos

On March 31, 2022, officials from the City of Abilene, The Hispanic Leadership Council and LULAC #605, came together to rename the recreation center in Sears Park as the Cesar Chavez Recreation Center. They also posthumously honored Ovelia Campos, a long-time educator and a strong supporter of the Sears Park center, with a plaque during…

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