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American Cancer Society in Abilene Needs Volunteer Drivers [VIDEO]

I was just contacted by my friend Melissa who happens to work for the American Cancer Society here in Abilene. She needs help, what she really needs is ‘Volunteer Drivers.’  The American Cancer Society ‘Road to Recovery’ program needs your help. You don’t have to be a doctor or a nurse, you just need to own a car, have insurance and be a safe driver. Here is your chance to help out a family member or a friend or maybe a complete stranger that needs help. Here’s how you can volunteer.

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Miracle Treat Day to Benefit Childrens Miracle Network is July 26th

Hot Summer days are perfect for a little frozen treat of some kind, and if you’re looking for an excuse to partake of some creamy goodness, I’m about to give you one. The folks at Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) are working closely with several Texas Dairy Queens on a special one day fund raiser. This is the 26th year that CMN has been the beneficiary of the ‘Miracle Treat Day’. Here’s how you can participate.

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The John Wayne Film Festival Returns to Snyder Texas [VIDEO]

The ‘John Wayne Film Festival’ (JWFF) is returning to Snyder, Texas for the second year in a row. The festival is set for Labor Day weekend, August 31st through September 2nd. The historic Ritz Theater on the square in Snyder is where you’ll see some of the Duke’s most popular movies on the big screen.

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Category: Events, Movies
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Free Street Dance and Concert Coming to Downtown Sweetwater Texas [AUDIO]

‘Sweet H2O’ is a benefit fund raiser street-dance and concert, that will take place in downtown Sweetwater. The event will feature 11 musicians/bands that are scheduled to appear Saturday July 28th starting at 5 p.m. The music will range from Country to Texas music, Blues, Rock, Folk and Americana. The beneficiary of this event is the Texas Theater in downtown Sweetwater. Did I mention the concert and dance are free?

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Free Slurpee Drinks at 7-Eleven on Wednesday July 11th

When I think of 7-Eleven, I immediately think of my dad taking me and my brother out for a Slurpee on a hot Saturday afternoon. My brother and I both preferred to mix the Coca-Cola and Wild Cherry flavors in one cup. I’d be willing to bet the Slurpee was a big part of your childhood too.

Well, once again, 7-Eleven is celebrating its birthday by giving away free Slurpee drinks.

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The Abilene Public Library Will Host a "Conquer Your Kindle" Class

My wife was given a Kindle by her employer for Christmas 2010. Christmas 2011, her boss gave her a ‘Kindle Fire’, and I was handed down her first one. At first I said “wow, an over grown iPhone for books, great.” I didn’t appreciate this hand me down e-book, until Janis Test with the Abilene Library, told me that I can check-out books with my Kindle and that the library has a ‘Conquer your Kindle’ class that I needed to take. That class is coming up again.

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Bug Nasty Returns to the Plowboy Mud Bog in Roscoe [VIDEO]

 

This Saturday July 7th the Roscoe little league baseball field is the location for the annual Plowboy Mud Bog. Felix Pantoja the Mud Bog organizer says, “last year ‘Bug Nasty’ from Hobbs New Mexico and the crowds favorite, seemed to be the only one to make it out of the pit, but this year Bug Nasty has got competition coming from the Texas panhandle. Bug Nasty is returning this year to defend it’s title.” Anyone can come watch or compete, even kids can make the dash for cash.

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Photo by Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images
Photo by Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images
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July 4th Neighborhood Parades Are Alive and Well in Abilene [VIDEO]

s the fourth of July nears, there are a lot of celebrations going on in Abilene and the Big Country. First off, there are two neighborhood parades I’m aware of, the Amarillo Street Parade and the Hillcrest neighborhood parade. The later will take place Wednesday July 4th. There are a lot of other Independence Day celebrations going on, here’s a list of what I’ve gathered so far.

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Photo by: Rudy Fernandez
Photo by: Rudy Fernandez
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Teen Night Returns To Abilene’s Mr. Gatti’s [SPONSORED]

Summer is here and so is Mr. Gatti’s ‘Teen Night’. Every Thursday night from eight till midnight through August 23rd, Mr. Gatti’s will be hosting teen night and giving away some awesome prizes for the basketball and air hockey tournaments. They’ll also be drawing for door prizes throughout the evening, those prizes include electronics, gift cards and more.

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McMurry to Entertain Abilene With ‘Swing Swang Swung’ [AUDIO]

‘Swing, Swang, Swung’, will be a first for McMurry Universities theater and jazz band departments. Every summer McMurry puts on two dinner theaters, for the second production of the 2012 McMurry summer series ‘Swing, Swang, Swung’ as they call it, will be an evening of music, dining, and dancing in a nightclub setting, featuring a full seven piece jazz band with a female vocalist.

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Big Country Car Club "Muscle 4 Muscles" MDA Fundraiser is This Saturday in Abilene

Got a sweet ride you want to show off? Or, do you just like to look at them? You can this weekend, and it goes to help out a great cause. The Big Country Car Club and the Muscular Dystrophy Association will present their annual Muscle 4 Muscles fundraiser this Saturday, June 16th.

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Photo by: Keith Brofsky
Photo by: Keith Brofsky
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‘Tank Tops & Flip Flops’ Organization is Raising Money for Abilene Area Volunteer Fire Departments

A group of Abilene area citizens that call themselves ‘Tank Tops & Flip Flops’, will be hosting a fundraiser for a couple of area volunteer fire departments. This year the Potosi and Buffalo Gap V.F.D.’s will be the beneficiaries.

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