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Kyle Curnutt

Abilene High junior earns highest possible score on ACT exam

Abilene High junior Kyle Curnutt has accomplished something that few students do.  He scored a 36 on the ACT – the highest possible composite score on an exam used to judge college…

Ted Cruz

Abilene political experts react to Cruz campaign suspension

Donald Trump's closest challenger, Ted Cruz, suspended his campaign Tuesday night after a resounding defeat in Indiana, drawing a reaction from plenty of people in Abilene.

Fallen law enforcement officers honored at 2 services in Abilene

Two services were held Wednesday to remember the lives of law enforcement officers who died in 2015.

Phillip and Violet Walter

Trial reset for husband, wife accused of killing Abilene officer

Philip and Violet Walter, the couple accused of killing Abilene police officer Don Allen in 2015, have had their trials reset for July 5.

KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: Tracking warming temperatures

Storms could return to our area Saturday

Abilene Mayor helps honor founder of Goodwill West Texas

Goodwill Industries of West Texas honored the man who helped start the organization.

Abilene Hope Haven strategizing after losing HUD funds

An Abilene non-profit organization will keep its doors open despite losing half of its funding.

Frank Levingston

Oldest WW II veteran dies at 110

Frank Levingston, the oldest World War II veteran, died May 3 at the age of 110.

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Democrats tie Trump to GOP Senate candidates

Democrats got the Republican presidential nominee they hoped for this week as they work to take back control of the Senate.

As soon as Donald Trump gained the presumptive nominee title…

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Jay Dee Burns

Sex case: Ex-Snyder chamber director sentenced to 60 years

An Ector County judge sentenced a 45-year-old former director for the Snyder Chamber of Commerce to 60 years in prison Wednesday morning.

Lynn Isbell

Local Mugshots

Check out the latest mugshots from Abilene, the Big Country.

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