Salvation Army prepares for cold weather, large crowd

POSTED: 5:28 PM Dec 24 2012
ABILENE, Texas -

As the temperatures drop, the Salvation Army anticipates larger crowds.

The Salvation Army in Abilene is taking some extra measures to make sure people have a warm place to stay the next couple of days.

People needing to stay at the Salvation Army will have a warm bed and blankets.

The kitchen will also be open and people will receive dinner and breakfast.

The Salvation Army is located at 1726 Butternut St.

They start check-ins every day at 4:30 p.m. and will be serving a Christmas lunch tomorrow from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.