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Make-A-Wish Foundation Needs Help Bringing a 6-Year Old Sweetwater Boy’s Dreams to Life

The City of Sweetwater and the Make-A-Wish Foundation need your help in making a 6-year old boy's dream come true this Saturday (9/13).

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Coworkers Donate 154 Sick Days to Teacher Battling Breast Cancer

Here's proof that teachers can have an amazing impact on more than their students. A teacher fighting breast cancer was given an incredible show of support when fellow teachers donated their sick days to her.

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Bee Venom Therapy is a Real Thing, and Could Treat MS

One person's nightmare can be another person's life saver. I've spent most of my life scared out of my wits of bee stings, but little did I know that bee stings - and the venom they release - are used as a form of therapy for a number of ailments, including multiple sclerosis and other disorders.

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The Abilene Public Health District First Annual Women’s Health Clinic is August 16th

The Abilene-Taylor County Public Health District will be hosting a very special health clinic for women only. Mattie, Health Management Coordinator for City of Abilene says "we are looking to help all women 18 and up, but primarily those women with no insurance, medicaid, medicare and those that haven't been to a doctor in a long time." Here's the details for the Health Clinic.

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Meek Blood Center Needs Your Blood

Meek Blood Center in Abilene needs your blood. Their supply of rare blood types have dropped to critically low levels. So please donate today.

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City Council Approves Ban of E-Cigarettes For Minors – No Public Use Ban

Abilene has been in an uproar since the news broke that the city council was considering the ban of e-cigarettes in public places. A recent poll shows that 76% of Abilene opposes such ban and following a public hearing, the council have made their decision.

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Ways to Lose Weight in Abilene

Whether you're wanting to take some pounds off to fit into that swim suit this summer, or you just simply want to feel better, losing weight is a healthy choice to make. Fortunately, there are many ways you can achieve your weight loss goal here in Abilene

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The Annual Hope and Help Ministries Health Fair, Blood and Donor Drive is June 28th

About 10 years ago, Hope and Help Ministries Founder Dale Morrison was given a bone marrow transplant because he had cancer. On Saturday, June 28th at the Annual Hope and Help Ministries Health Fair and Donor Drive, Dale will meet his bone marrow donor for the first time. The event will take place at Pioneer Drive Baptist Church starting at 8:00am. The health fair includes a blood donation drive, an organ donor drive and blood screening.

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Tips for Staying Cool this Summer in Abilene

With Summer upon us, temperatures are already scorching here in Abilene. So, if you're looking for ways to literally stay cool in the key city, we've got the hook up for you with some tips to do just that

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Summer Tips For Your Pets to Stay Cool in Abilene

Here in Abilene, it gets so hot during the summer, that the chickens lay hard boiled eggs and you can cook bacon on the sidewalk. Yes, I am exaggerating a bit, but it's really not much of a stretch. It's only May and we have already experienced 100 degree temperatures, which not only means we will be hot this summer, but so will our pets. Here are some summer tips to help keep your pet from getting too hot during the West Texas heat.

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Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Abilene

Alzheimer's is something I take personally, both my grandmother and my granddad had the disease. My great aunts suffered with it and it's not pretty. It takes away the 'person' you loved, strips their memory away and leaves but a shell of the person that once was so full of life. Through research though we may hopefully, one day, can find a cure. Abilene will be hosting a 2 mile walk to help bring awareness and funding to the cause.

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New Abilene Ordinance Affects the Firefighters “MDA Fill the Boot Campaign”

A new Abilene ordinance no longer allows "any on the street" collecting. Abilene and Dyess Firefighters are readjusting how they will operate their "MDA Fill the Boot Campaign." Abilene Firefighter and event organizer John Brunett said "due to the new city ordinance, we've changed locations and we will not be collecting on the streets for the first time in over 20 years."

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