What’s Your Abilene Story?

April 5, 2019Kelly Thompson, Communications Director for the Abilene Convention & Visitors Bureau

On a few spring, autumn and winter days, all of them occurring last month, I enjoyed the treat of flying … Read More >

No rest for the weary

March 29, 2019Doug Peters, President and CEO of the Abilene Chamber of Commerce

Settle in, folks. This is a long one. But, I think you’ll be glad you took the time to read … Read More >

Abilene to host two B-21 squadrons, additional missions

March 27, 2019Gray Bridwell, 325-669-4498, gray@abilenechamber.com or Doug Williamson, 325-665-0571, dwilliamson@abilenechamber.co

ABILENE, Texas – Pentagon officials today announced Dyess Air Force Base will be the home of the weapons training and … Read More >

Abilene makes family vacation destination list

March 25, 2019Laura Gutschke Abilene Reporter-News USA TODAY NETWORK - TEXAS

Abilene shines as a kid-friendly destination in a new list of 12 family vacation “hidden gems” across the nation. The … Read More >

“That one single day in Abilene…”

March 22, 2019Doug Peters, President and CEO of the Abilene Chamber of Commerce

It’s no secret that one of my favorite Abilenians is the legendary Charlie Dromgoole. You know, that guy who was … Read More >

What downtown needs is a healthy dose of confidence!

March 15, 2019Steve Dieterichs, Downtown Development Director

That was the message I heard recently from a successful downtown business owner who was considering an expansion. The concept … Read More >