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Latest List: Closings & delays for Abilene & the Big Country

Weather conditions, including possible snow, causing closures and school delays Friday.  Take a look at the latest list.

Man injured in drunk driving accident "Speaks Up!"

As part of the D.R.I.V.E Safe Coalition the "Speak Up!" event came to Abilene Thursday.


Some construction sites in Brownwood run into weather delays.

Delays in construction work are sometimes inevitable especially with this weather.

Residents enjoy break from ice, taking advantage of snow day

How did you feel waking up Thursday morning with a light blanket of fluffy snow on your car? 

KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: Tracking another round of snow Friday

One to three inches more snow are possible

Abilene Street Services having a busy week

The Abilene Street Services division is responsible for maintaining and repairing city roads in Abilene.  It is also their responsibility to clear the streets of ice and snow, as well…

Norm Archibald

Tiebreaking vote keeps proposed rec center off Abilene bond proposal

Abilene City Council on Thursday discussed the possibility of adding a proposed $9 million citywide recreation center back into the May 2015 bond election.

Loretta Lynch hearing

Cruz fails to derail Attorney General nominee

President Obama's nominee to be attorney general cleared a key hurdle on her way to confirmation Thursday, gaining support from three Republicans.

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted…

CPAC attendee in costume 2015

Conservatives party like it's 2016

Conservative Republicans, bullish on their prospects in 2016, are gathered at their vast annual conference to road test the long list of potential candidates promising to win them back…

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Suspects allegedly steal refrigerator, electric stove from apartment

Suspects stole two items worth $975 from one of their vacant apartments at an Abilene complex.

Charles Wayne Vernon

Local Mugshots

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

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