Brenda Amonett Abilene – Brenda Lou (Aberegg) Amonett, passed peacefully to her long-awaited heavenly home on Wednesday, February 3, 2021. A celebration of Life will be held at the Baker Height Church of Christ in Abilene, Texas on Thursday, February 11, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. with a visitation starting at 9:30 a.m. and interment at…

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Ending the Cycle of Racial Trauma By Dr. Keith Magee When the managers at Donald Trump’s Senate impeachment trial showed video footage of the Capitol riot some of our lawmakers must have relived the visceral panic they experienced that day. Millions of citizens watching at home will have been overwhelmed once more by fear and…

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Doug Peters Vice Chair of Governmental Affairs and TCCE Board Member 2021 Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives (TCCE) announces its Board of Directors for the 2021 fiscal year. TCCE is the premier chamber association in the United States, with over 260 Chamber members impacting the chamber profession in programs, leadership, and innovation in every large…

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The P.O.P.S. program is designed to reach, relate, and shape teenagers to become change agents by making a difference within themselves and outwardly for their community.  P.O.P.S. is an online (ZOOM) and classroom educational mentoring program.  Sessions will be online and in classroom (once pandemic subsides).  Sessions meet weekly on Mondays from 5:00 pm to…

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Here are 2 podcasts that I produced . The first one is with Minister Andrew Penns, Curator of the Curtis House Cultural Center. It touches on Blacks in Abilene in the 30’s. The second one deals with Human Trafficking with  Stephanie Rocha, founder of Beyond Trafficking. This is a good one for anyone that has…

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West Texas Tribune, Editor- In-Chief, Floyd Miller spent some time off campus at the telethon sponsored by West Texas Rehab as well as the Taylor County Coliseum and snapped these photographs. We’ve published the “rest of the best” photos and images of January 2021 throughout the Greater Abilene area and surrounding towns and cities.

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Wire Reports This story and article cannot be reprinted without direct permission and courtesy Four Caregiver Facts You Need to Know (StatePoint) Approximately 2.4 million people or 30 percent of people living with dementia in the U.S. may experience hallucinations and delusions associated with dementia-related psychosis. These symptoms might include seeing something that isn’t there…

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Milton “Mickey” Turnerhill, 77, Abilene, Texas has taken on his final journey in life on January 14, 2021. He was born September 8, 1943 in Abilene Texas to Wilton Turnerhill and Connie Mae (Wright) Turnerhill at Hendrix Memorial. Memorial Service will be held Saturday, January 23, 2021 at 10:00 am at Elmwood Funeral Home Chapel…

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Pamela Renee Ferguson Pamela “Pam” Shaw Ferguson went to be with our Lord and Savior January 8, 2021 in Abilene, Texas. Graveside services will be 11:00 am on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at Elmwood Memorial Park, 5750 US Hwy 277 South. Services are under the direction of The Hamil Family Funeral Home, 6449 Buffalo Gap…

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