Contact Us
Abilene News

Abilene News

IMG_1533
[

After Sandy – The Jersey Shore Then and Now [PHOTOS]

Recently, Getty photographers set out to track the progress since Sandy swept through the tri-state area. Their photos highlight the accomplishments of the past year, but underscore the need to stay the course.

Read More

Category: Abilene News, Photos
135857643 630x420
[

The Center for Contemporary Arts Benefit “Mingle and Jingle” is November 16th

The Center for Contemporary Arts is getting a jump start on the holiday spirit by hosting “Mingle and Jingle.” The benefit celebrates the arts, sights, sounds and flavors of the Christmas season. "Mingle and Jingle" starts you off with cocktails, hors d’oeuveres, fine chocolates, and other delicacies. You'll also take in the arts and sounds of the holiday season. The event takes place at the Center in downtown Abilene on Saturday, November 16th, and is a ticketed event.

Read More

Friends in Halloween costumes
[

Abilene’s First Ever Monster Mash Bash to Feature Cash Halloween Costume Contest, Drink Specials and Live Music

Get ready for the best Halloween party of the year! It's Abilene's first ever "Monster Mash Bash" on Saturday night, October 26th at Bar 14. Along with drink specials and live music,we'll be giving away hundreds of dollars in cash prizes in the costume contest!

Read More

Recipe Box
iStock
[

Enter Your Favorite Recipe for a Chance to be Featured in Our Taste of Home Cooking School Pamphlet

The last couple of months I've been featuring easy, tasty recipes like Mexican Shells and Mini S'mores Poppers in my 'Shay's Weekly Recipe'. I enjoy cooking and finding new things to try so I need your help with some new recipes. Plus, five of the recipes emailed to me will be published in our pamphlet which will be handed out at our Taste of Home Cooking School.

Read More

Haunted Island survivor
Photo by: Frater Sodalis, Tim Yandell
[

The ACU Frater Sodalis Social Club Presents the 31st Annual “Frats Haunted Island”

The men of the ACU Frater Sodalis social club invite you, if you dare, to their Haunted Island. Before you ask the question, yes Abilene has a small island not far from the ACU campus on loop 322. The island is pretty quite scary if you ask me (even without all the 'haunted house shenanigans' going on). The 31st annual "Frats Haunted Island" is only open for a very short period.

Read More

Visitors Enjoy The Stalls As the Christmas Market Opens
Matt Cardy/Getty Images
[

The American Business Women’s Association’s ‘Christmas in November’ Shopping Gala is November 8th – 10th

It's time to get that Christmas shopping underway. The local Oro Negra Chapter of the American Business Women's Association (ABWA) has their 38th annual 'Christmas in November' event coming up November 8-10th. 

Read More

Thomas Rhett
Christopher Polk/Getty Images
[

Thomas Rhett to Appear on The Queen Latifah Show This Friday

Thomas Rhett has a new album soon to be released so he is making the TV rounds to promote it. Last night he was on NBC's The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on Friday you can catch him on The Queen Latifah Show which airs locally on KXVA FOX - Abilene.

Read More

Grim Reaper
Christopher Furlong/Getty Images
[

The Pumpkin Patch, Haunted Houses, and Other Halloween Fun in Abilene

Halloween is creeping up on us and people are already getting ready for it. For some, the excitement of Halloween can be compared to people who get ready for Christmas. So, with All Hallows Eve just around the corner, here are some events in Abilene that can cater to everyone, regardless of your age

Read More

Category: Abilene News, Halloween Tags:
Bum Phillips
Rick Stewart/Getty Images
[

Bum Phillips, Former New Orleans Saints Head Coach, Dead at 90

He was one of the NFL's most distinctive coaches, and he was the first New Orleans Saints head coach to last more than two years with the team.  Oail Andrew "Bum" Phillips passed away yesterday at the age of 90.

Read More

Category: Abilene News Tags: ,
katy-perry-roar
[

Katy Perry Picks the Winner of the “Roar” Video Contest on GMA – the Winner is…

The day has finally come for Katy Perry to reveal the winning school in her "Roar" video contest on Good Morning America. A contest in which Abilene Cooper High School was a top 5 nationwide finalist.

And the winning school is...

Read More

Angelina Ballerina and cast
Photo by: Angelina Ballerina & Abilene CPAS
[

“Angelina Ballerina” the Musical Comes to Abilene October 27th

Angelina Ballerina is a children's book about a lively little mouse that dreams of one day becoming a world famous ballerina. The Abilene Cultural Affairs Council presents “Angelina Ballerina" as part of the Children’s Performing Arts Series (CPAS). The musical is set to come to life Sunday, October 27th at the Paramount Theatre. “Angelina Ballerina” is the first of three shows for the 2013-2014 CPAS season.

Read More

Brian Milson
Brian Milson YouTube
[

Brian Milson Named Opener for Thomas Rhett on “Taste of Country Christmas Tour”

Brian Milson will be opening for Thomas Rhett on the Taste of Country Christmas Tour, which stops at the Lucky Mule Nov. 7th.  Earlier this month, Brian released “Nothing Grows in Shadows” a song that addresses bullying. Milson's timing is perfect, because October is National Bullying Prevention Month, and the song and video really drive home the message.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1280ksli.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Classic Country 1280 KSLI quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on Classic Country 1280 KSLI quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!