|Abilene - Our Home Town
OK. Credits and stuff are done.
Now a little information about "our home town" of Abilene Texas.
The City of Abilene
is strategically located in the Midwest section of the state and is
called the "Key City". This strategic location has allowed Abilene to
develop as the educational, retail, and medical center for more than a
quarter of a million people who live in the region. The town of Abilene,
described in the Eastern press as "the Future Great City of West Texas,"
was established in March 1881 upon the completion of the Texas & Pacific
Railway. Click on the Icon and visit Abilene
Convention & Visitors Bureau. Under the crystal skies of Central Texas lies the
heart of recreation and hospitality. Abilene preserves the traditional heritage of the Old
West while providing all the exciting advantages of a thriving contemporary city. Abilene
is famous for its friendly, helpful people and that attitude extends to the motels,
restaurants, and businesses.