Sgt. Willie Ford retires from APD

Abilene Police Department Sgt. Will “Willie” Ford, left, recently reitred from the APD and was honored by Police Chief Marcus Dudley and others. (Photo by Joe Starkey)   In 1985, a young black man from Stamford took the test to be an Abilene firefighter. He placed fourth of over 400 candidates. Will “Willie” Ford went ...

Abilene Philharmonic: Christmas Movie Magic MATINEE

By Floyd Miller

All aboard! Take a ride with the Abilene Philharmonic featuring the soundtracks from your favorite Christmas movies: The…

Wylie wins nail-biter 2-1 over New Jersey in elimination game, stays alive in Little League World Series.

By Jack Walker

By: Jack Walker After suffering a soggy and suspenseful disappointment in Monday’s (August 23) rain-delayed contest to Michigan…


By Jack Walker

By: Jack Walker West Texas Tribune SPORTS It just wasn’t meant to be for Wylie’s little league team…

A young father is fighting colon cancer Peter and Lesly Jaramillo tell their story

By Floyd Miller

Abilene Community joins the Jaramillo Family in fighting colon cancer. Peter at age 24 was diagnosed with colon…

Southwest Airlines promotes Tony Roach Jr

By Floyd Miller

Managing Director Tony Roach was promoted to Vice President Customer Experience & Customer Relations. Roach’s focus will be strengthening efforts to…

Heart & Hope: Where Neuroscience Meets Theology an interview with Dr. Ben Gray

By Floyd Miller

Dr. Ben Gray was a guest on Its Everything West Texas his subject was “ Where Neuroscience Meets Theology.”…

West Texas Tribune Community Survey

By Floyd Miller

The West Texas Tribune is a local, community-based newspaper covering the Abilene area. We would like to know…

Guilt an Interview with Carol King

By Floyd Miller

Carol King shares the role guilt played in her life and how she finally over came this burden.…

Josh Haynes an Interview on betting the odds

By Floyd Miller

Josh Haynes, owner of Abilene Motors Magazine LLC has certainly over come the odds and he’s continuing to…

Jenna Bane named new softball coach at Abilene High

By Jack Walker

The Abilene High Eagles have named Jenna Bane the new head softball coach of the AHS Eagles Varsity Softball team.

My Father Stayed

By Mattie Dixon

Austin, TexasLooking at the condition of the world today, and the situations so many children are in, I…

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