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    West TX. Book Festival ends Sept. 27

    08/26/2014 01:23 PM CDT
    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. 
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    St. Andrew's women announce new fall study
    08/26/2014 01:22 PM CDT - The women of St. Andrew's Church are making plans for their fall Bible study, “Putting Amazing Back in Grace,” by Michael Horton. The study will be led by Fr. Read more...

    Open Door breaks ground for new facility
    08/20/2014 10:45 AM CDT - The Open Door Pregnancy & Family Resource Center will be located at the corner of W. Elm and N. Liveoak. More than $319,370 has been raised to build a new and larger facility in Breckenridge that will offer multiple services which will be  available under one roof,  closer to the center of town and nearer in proximity to the Breckenridge High School. Read more...

    What have you read lately?
    08/20/2014 10:40 AM CDT - Here are some of the recommendations for what is available out there to be read and enjoyed.If you enjoy historic background for your reading, the following book is framed around England, British India and Turkey after World War I. Read more...

    Lions Club to raffle .20-gauge shotgun
    08/20/2014 10:36 AM CDT - The Noon Day Lions Club of Breckenridge is raffling off a Beretta A400 Xplor Action Semi-Automatic, Ribbed Barrel, Light Weight .20 Gauge Shotgun as a fundraiser. Read more...

    Stephens County Welfare Board completes fundraiser event
    11/21/2013 10:02 AM CST - The Stephens County Welfare Board sponsored a fundraiser raffle/donation to raise funds for the foster children who reside in Stephens County. Tickets were  $10 each and were on sale all over town during the month of October. Read more...

    Police: Utah suspect swallows stolen ring

    OREM, Utah (AP) — Two people were arrested on suspicion of felony theft after police said one of them swallowed a stolen ring in an attempt to hide it. Full Story
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    Burning Man festival draws peak crowd of 66,000

    RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Burning Man counterculture festival drew a peak crowd of nearly 66,000 celebrants as it neared an end Monday on the northern Nevada desert. Full Story