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“When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Lemon Cake: Turning 40 in a pandemic, and changing my life.”

Sugar Free Lemon Cake for Breakfast Is it just me, or is everyone else feeling pushed right now? Pushed to be fearful? Pushed to be safe? Pushed to adapt? Pushed to go crazy? Pushed to change? Pushed to grow? Pushed to love? Pushed to hate? Pushed to plan and be mindful? Pushed to rush, and ...

Penitentiary Valedictorian A Commencement Speech from Captivity to Freedom

By Jack Walker

            I’ve written a lot of stories.  Seven years ago, this very publication – The West Texas Tribune,…

Mayor Anthony Williams tests positive for COVID-19covid-19,

By Floyd Miller

Abilene Mayor Anthony Williams announced Wednesday that he has received notification of testing positive on a PCR test…

“A Change Gone Come, Oh Yes It Is.”

By Floyd Miller

Recently a group of concerned citizens came together to express their concern for the conditions of Stevenson Park…

Juneteenth Celebration at Stevenson Park

By Floyd Miller

Stevenson Park was filled with a large crowd of individuals that wanted to show brotherly love, solidarity and…

Leadership Group to Fight Hate with Love

By Floyd Miller

On Monday morning, July 13th, citizens from the Abilene Community met at Station One Venue, the scene where…

Citizens Ask that Confederate Names Be Removed from Schools

By Floyd Miller

Everman Park was the venue for individuals that wanted to remove confederate names from schools in the AISD.…

Two New Birds, One Old Stone Original writing by Robert Lilly

By Robert Lilly

Undoubtedly, most have heard the old adage: “Kill two birds with one stone.” For our purposes we will…

Martin Luther King, Jr. Banquet

By Joe Starkey (photos by Joe Starkey)

The 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration was held on Monday, January 20th at the Abilene Convention Center.…

LISTENING CLOSER

By Jack Walker

Prisoner in Texas Panhandle Vows Vision for Fighting Voice It’s speculated, for reasons that are both subtle and…

An evening of “forgiveness”

By Sherley Spears

The San Angelo NAACP Unit 6219 held a special celebration in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s…

Penitentiary Valedictorian A Commencement Speech from Captivity to Freedom

By Jack Walker

            I’ve written a lot of stories.  Seven years ago, this very publication – The West Texas Tribune,…

Mayor Anthony Williams tests positive for COVID-19covid-19,

By Floyd Miller

Abilene Mayor Anthony Williams announced Wednesday that he has received notification of testing positive on a PCR test…

“A Change Gone Come, Oh Yes It Is.”

By Floyd Miller

Recently a group of concerned citizens came together to express their concern for the conditions of Stevenson Park…

Juneteenth Celebration at Stevenson Park

By Floyd Miller

Stevenson Park was filled with a large crowd of individuals that wanted to show brotherly love, solidarity and…

Leadership Group to Fight Hate with Love

By Floyd Miller

On Monday morning, July 13th, citizens from the Abilene Community met at Station One Venue, the scene where…

Citizens Ask that Confederate Names Be Removed from Schools

By Floyd Miller

Everman Park was the venue for individuals that wanted to remove confederate names from schools in the AISD.…

Two New Birds, One Old Stone Original writing by Robert Lilly

By Robert Lilly

Undoubtedly, most have heard the old adage: “Kill two birds with one stone.” For our purposes we will…

Martin Luther King, Jr. Banquet

By Joe Starkey (photos by Joe Starkey)

The 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration was held on Monday, January 20th at the Abilene Convention Center.…

LISTENING CLOSER

By Jack Walker

Prisoner in Texas Panhandle Vows Vision for Fighting Voice It’s speculated, for reasons that are both subtle and…

An evening of “forgiveness”

By Sherley Spears

The San Angelo NAACP Unit 6219 held a special celebration in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s…

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