Top Local Stories
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Just because we're a local newspaper, that doesn't mean you don't expect the West Texas Tribune to serve up top local stories that keep you abreast of your home and community. Don't worry, we've got you covered!
Let's start with a really basic thing that we know you demand, and that you can depend on us to provide: weather updates. Abilene, TX and the surrounding area can sure get some dramatic weather events, whether it's blistering summer days or sudden tornado conditions on the horizon. In either case, we use the best in national weather services to provide exactly the type of weather updates that are crucial to helping you enjoy your day.
Our top local stories section also keeps you abreast of important issues relating to your families. If there's a school closure or a major car accident, you'll find out about it first here, from the West Texas Tribune. You won't find this kind of information in any other newspaper, because no one else cares about the Abilene area the way we do.
Last but not least, you can rely on us to give you news from the wider world while you're perusing our top local stories. We let you know what's happening in Texas, and we also cover nation-wide news and international affairs. In every case, we present these stories from the perspective of a West Texan, and explain what they mean to you here in Abilene. Try finding another newspaper that does that!
You already rely on the West Texas Tribune as your local newspaper. That's why you know we're also the place you should be getting your top local stories. Keep on reading, and we'll keep writing!