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Veterans who gave everything honored at Elmwood Memorial Park

There was a nice breeze gently moving through Elmwood Memorial Park on Memorial Day as visitors begin to fill the seats at about 9:45 a.m. They were there to remember the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. The crowd was engaging but in a quiet manner, as you would expect. ...

Beto O’Rourke speaks at the People Plaza in Abilene on May 21st

By Floyd Miller

Beto O’rourke , candidate for Texas Governor was in Abilene to lay out his plan for veterans. You…

Mesquite Heat Fire burns 10,000 acres; resources available for those affected

By Floyd Miller

A great tragedy is playing out in Taylor County. At this time, about 10,000 acres have been burned,…

Celebrating 17 years: Floyd Miller looks back on his and the West Texas Tribune’s pasts as he forges new paths in community journalism

By Carla McKeown

For just about all of his life, Floyd Miller has been on the leading edge of history. In…

Red Hatters celebrate Red Hat Society’s 24th birthday

By Floyd Miller

The 24th Red Hat Society Birthday Flamazing Flamingle was celebrated at the Abilene Woman’s Club on April 30th. The Abilene Woman’s Club was an excellent location for this classy group of women.

Remembering ‘Muh’

By Floyd Miller

Publisher’s Note: This article about Mamie Lee Ferell-Frazier was originally published in May 2005, the West Texas Tribune’s…

West Texas Tribune announces new nonprofit newspaper status

By Carla McKeown

With this May 2022 issue, the West Texas Tribune not only celebrates its 17th anniversary, but it also…

Celebrating Dorothy M. Woody’s 100th birthday

By Thalia Robertson

Abilene Mayor Anthony Williams declared Saturday, March 26, to be Dorothy Woody Day in honor of her turning…

Career pathways on display during TSTC open house

By Ben Barkley/TSTC

More than 200 high school students had the chance to interact with the latest technology during Texas State…

City commemorates Cesar Chavez Rec Center, honors Ovelia Campos

By Floyd Miller

On March 31, 2022, officials from the City of Abilene, The Hispanic Leadership Council and LULAC #605, came…

Taylor County, City of Abilene announce partnership with Lancium for $2.4 billion data center campus

By Floyd Miller

Taylor County and the City of Abilene have approved a project with Lancium, a Houston-based energy technology and…

Jim Cole

By Floyd Miller

James Louis Cole February 07, 1943 – February 19, 2021 James Louis Cole, 78, died peacefully in his…

By Floyd Miller

from Lincolnton, North Carolina, United States James Riley In Loving Memories of Mr. James Riley 1951-2021 James Riley, 70-year-old, resident of…

By Floyd Miller

Brenda Amonett Abilene – Brenda Lou (Aberegg) Amonett, passed peacefully to her long-awaited heavenly home on Wednesday, February…

Spare our Children’s Children

By Keith Magee

Ending the Cycle of Racial Trauma By Dr. Keith Magee When the managers at Donald Trump’s Senate impeachment…

Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives (TCCE) Announces 2021 Board Members

By Floyd Miller

Doug Peters Vice Chair of Governmental Affairs and TCCE Board Member 2021 Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives (TCCE)…

Protective Outpost Post for Sons

By Floyd Miller

The P.O.P.S. program is designed to reach, relate, and shape teenagers to become change agents by making a…

COOPER ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL JAY ASHBY NAMED FIRST DIRECTOR OF THE LIFT

By STAFF REPORTS

STAFF REPORTS Jan 28, 2021 |      ABILENE – Jay Ashby, who has served as the associate principal at Cooper…

IT’s Everything West Texas

By Floyd Miller

Here are 2 podcasts that I produced . The first one is with Minister Andrew Penns, Curator of…

In & Around the Big Country

By Floyd Miller

West Texas Tribune, Editor- In-Chief, Floyd Miller spent some time off campus at the telethon sponsored by West…

Dementia Related Psychosis

By Floyd Miller

Wire Reports This story and article cannot be reprinted without direct permission and courtesy Four Caregiver Facts You…

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