Abilene

9:08am

Thu November 14, 2013
Arts

November Art Walk Celebrates Heroes

Here's to the heroes. That's the idea behind November's ArtWalk, a monthly celebration held in downtown Abilene. KACU's Breylin Becton explains what the Big Country can expect at tonight's festivities.

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10:10am

Fri October 11, 2013
Arts

Do You Have A 'Heart For The Arts'?

Credit Hearts For The Arts logo / Abilene Cultural Affairs Council

The fine arts has found an unexpected home in Abilene. A simple visit to downtown Abilene uncovers everything from art exhibits to musical productions. One Key City organization has made it a point to keep the fine arts a part of the town's environment.

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10:00am

Fri October 11, 2013
Arts

Zombies Crawl Into Abilene

A zombie (Bird Thomas) poses with her spookiest pose at Art Walk.
Credit Bird Thomas / Facebook

On the second Thursday of each month, downtown Abilene is transformed into a celebration of the arts with Artwalk. Each event has its' own unique theme. October's theme brought zombies to the streets.

KACU's Meagan Freeman spoke with Bird Thomas with the Center For Contemporary Arts about what people could expect at the spooky celebration.

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11:15am

Mon October 7, 2013
-Local News

Pumpkin Patch Benefits Local Nonprofit

Fall is here. From pies to lattes, nothing says Fall quite like pumpkins. KACU's Breylin Becton visited one pumpkin patch that is celebrating the season while supporting a great cause.

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2:13pm

Fri September 27, 2013
Arts

Terry Bradshaw Talks Football, Faith and Family

Football icon, sports analyst and speaker, Terry Bradshaw paid a visit to the Key City for Global Samaritan Resources' annual benefit event. Hundreds arrived for the event to hear Bradshaw speak on "football, faith and family." KACU student reporters, Savanah Silva and Ashlyne Lanza spoke to attendants about why they chose to attend and support this Abilene non-profit.

More information on Global Samaritan Resources can be found at globalsamaritan.com.

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2:29pm

Thu September 19, 2013
The Daytripper

The Daytripper Pays A Visit To The Key City

Chet and the crew of The Daytripper film a segment at Abi-Haus.
Credit Meagan Freeman / Abilene Public Radio

We've all heard it before, everything is bigger in Texas. Every town in Texas has something great to offer and no one knows that more than Chet Garner, host of KERA's hit show, The Daytripper.

 

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11:04am

Thu March 1, 2012
Local

Additional KACU links

Want to know more about the local programming here on KACU, or how this station got started? Check out these links!

The Appetizer
http://www.appetizerradio.com/
Savoring the flavors of music with your chef and host D. Grant Smith

Night Sounds with Kyle McAlister
http://www.facebook.com/NightsoundswithKyleMcAlister
Every Sunday at 11pm

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1:38pm

Wed February 29, 2012
Local

Donate Your Car to KACU

 

The donation of your car to 89.7 KACU helps us to continue to provide the quality of programming that you expect and hear from Abilene Public Radio KACU.  It also helps us hire quality staff to keep that programming coming to you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

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12:24pm

Wed February 29, 2012
Local

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