Abilene Texas
View west from The Enterprise, 500 Chestnut looking toward Sweetwater, Texas.

Abilene was originally established as a stock shipping point, focusing on the areas of agriculture and livestock.

Over time, our city has developed to centralize its economy and has become a state, regional and national hub for education, healthcare, and manufacturing.

Our top employers include:

Higher education institutions in Abilene include:

Primary Schools

Home Schooling Resource

Youth Activities

Songs with  Abilene in them:

Abilene – (The Song) 1963 – Wikipedia

Abilene – Yes

Abilene – George Hamilton IV

Abilene – Waylon Jennings

Abilene – Cheryl Crow

Abilene – Also sung by Buck Owens, Willie Nelson, Bill Anderson Lynn Anderson, Dave Alvin, Marty Robbing, The Great Unknowns, Roy Drusk, Brothers Four, Bobby Bare, Lighnin’ Hopkins among others.

A Few Good Rides Away – Brooks & Dunn (Ronnie Dunn born in Coleman, Texas,  attended Abilene Christian University ’76 as a psychology major)

Rock & Roll Man – Creed Fisher

Texas On A Saturday Night – Mel Tillis and Willie Nelson

West Texas Highway – Lyle Lovett

Mamma, I’m Alright – Miranda Lambert

Somewhere Far Away – Little Big Town

And many more….

At Blizzard & Zimmerman Attorneys, we support the local efforts to continue to build the economy of this great Texas city.