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Texas college on lockdown, shooter loose after shooting

Officials say Texas Southern University is on lockdown after two people were shot at a student housing complex.

Abilene Christian School receives grant to plant trees on campus

The students at Abilene Christian School received a different kind of lesson Friday morning. They stepped out of their classrooms and into the fresh air to learn how to properly plant…

Fall Plant Sale set up underway at Taylor County Expo Center

The Big Country Master Gardeners Fall Plant Sale is set for Saturday at the Taylor County Expo Center's Modern Living Mall.

Most federal inmates set for early release are from Texas

Thousands of federal inmates serving sentences for drug crimes are scheduled for early release next month and nearly 600 will come from Texas, the most of any state.


'Never know what you'll find' at Abilene Regional Airport

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"You just never know what you'll find on a Friday morning at ABI! #texas #music #iflyabi"

UT professor cites campus-carry law in calling it quits

A tenured professor at the University of Texas says he will not teach next year because the new law allowing for concealed handguns at public universities has left him fearing for his…

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Staff remember ex-Lubbock student killed in military plane crash

A memorial service on Thursday evening at the Dyess Air Force base in Abilene honored the lives of four airmen who died in a military plane crash in Afghanistan last week.

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One killed, 3 injured in university shooting

A confrontation between students in a parking lot at Northern Arizona University turned deadly early Friday when, police say, a freshman pulled a gun and shot four male students,…

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US: North Korea 'likely preparing' weapons test

The U.S. "sees indications" that North Korea is "likely preparing" for some type of weapons test in association with the 70th anniversary of the founding of the ruling Workers Party…

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Abilene man, 29, indicted for continuous sexual abuse of child

A Taylor County grand jury has indicted an Abilene man on a child sex charge.

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