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KACU Schedule Adds 7 New Music Programs

Jul 31, 2014

We have great news for our classical music lovers! Our evening music now starts at 6 p.m. with “Exploring Music” followed by “Performance Today” at 7 p.m. We’ve added seven new programs including the American Opera Series, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, “Fiesta!" focused on Latin American composers, and “Relevant Tones” featuring contemporary artists exploring the cutting edge of classical music today. We’ve also extended music throughout the overnight hours for a total of five new hours of classical music each day.

We're proud to announce the addition of new NPR programs to our daily schedule. It's no longer enough to offer news only in the morning and afternoons. It’s essential to have access throughout the day to news you can trust. Abilene deserves to hear the best of what public radio has to offer and it all starts today! 

Come join us to discover new voices with honest answers, creative passions, political insight, and enjoy plenty of laughter along the way. 

Veterans Day in the Key City

Nov 11, 2013

Veterans Day is a day to honor those who serve our country. KACU's Breylin Becton visited the 12th Armored Division Museum in downtown Abilene to find out what Veterans Day means to those that have dedicated their life to their country.

Remembering Michael Henry Martin

Oct 25, 2013

Michael Henry Martin is considered a local music icon. His unexpected passing was a shock to family, friends and the music community. KACU's Breylin Becton pays tribute to the man whose music will live on in our hearts forever.

Helping Others: The Dream Center

Oct 21, 2013

Thousands of Americans deal with substance abuse everyday. Many want to quit these dangerous lifestyles, but don’t know where to turn. One Abilene organization is trying to help those who feel lost in a world of addiction. KACU’s Breylin Becton takes a look at The Dream Center.

More information on The Dream Center can be found on their website.

Pumpkin Patch Benefits Local Nonprofit

Oct 7, 2013

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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