West TX. Book Festival ends Sept. 27
The 14th annual West Texas Book Festival is slated to continue through to Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Abilene Civic Center.Specific events are set for the Abilene Library during the week and then Friday and Saturday there are special events planned in addition to the book sale at the Abilene Civic Center, which is located at 11 N. Read more...
Bucks kick-off 2014 against defending state champions
After three weeks of workouts and two scrimmages, the Buckaroos are now set to kick-off the 2014 football campaign. The Bucks, who looked solid in scrimmages against Mineral Wells and Early, will get to see how they stack up against tough competition Friday evening by facing the defending Class 2A-Div. Read more...
Back-to-school nutrition primer: Give kids a healthy head start on academic success
Foods and nutrients that support brain health and boost academic success
(BPT) - Parents arm their kids with a plethora of school supplies, new attire and the latest technology to prepare them for a successful school year. Read more
Vermont bistro scolded for removing its bacon sign
WINOOSKI, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont restaurant that removed a bacon advertisement called insensitive to vegans and Muslims is being criticized for doing so. Full Story
Judge lets 'X-Men' director's accuser drop lawsuit
HONOLULU (AP) — A former child model can dismiss his lawsuit that accused "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sex abuse in Hawaii, but he has the option to re-file it later, a federal judge ruled Wednesday. Full Story
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Katie Couric and Diane Sawyer had nasty rivalry, according to book
“The News Sorority” details rise of Christiane Amanpour, Couric and Sawyer.