Christian Collins

Reporter/Weekend Producer

POSTED: 2:01 PM Feb 10 2014   UPDATED: 3:50 PM May 15 2014

An Abilene native, Christian has been a reporter/weekend producer at KTXS since February 2014.

Christian graduated from the University of North Texas in 2013 with a bachelor of arts in Broadcast media. While in college, he worked in Dallas as both a reporting intern for KDAF (CW33), programming intern for the radio station KBFB, and did promotional work for the Dallas Mavericks. In addition, he served as an anchor, reporter, and weatherman at NTTV, as well as radio personality for KNTU in Denton.

In his free time, Christian loves to travel, attend concerts & games, meet new people, and try new foods. He is very excited to start his career at KTXS with the support of friends and family from his hometown.

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Medication Cleanout set to take place in Abilene

Abilene will play host to the 5th annual Medical Cleanup aimed to dispose of unused or expired medications.

The aim is to prevent accidental poisonings, misuse,  or drug abuse.

Shortage of Alzheimer's medication concerns some Abilenians

Abilene is experiencing a shortage of the popular Alzheimer's drug Namenda X-R (extended release) that slows the effects of the disease.

Alternative fuel source coming to Sweetwater

An alternative fuel source for 18-wheelers and delivery vehicles using diesel fuel now is currently under construction in Sweetwater.

Dyess Air Force Base competes in Global Strike Challenge

Dyess Air Force Base showed how vital they could be in protecting the country, as they showcased their skills while competing in the 2014 Global Strike Challenge Thursday afternoon.

West Texas Fair & Rodeo sees record numbers

With the combination of admissions and carnival, the West Texas Fair & Rodeo has been setting records this year in raising money.

First responder award presented to Taylor County deputy

A Taylor County deputy on Wednesday was presented with the Melvin Martin First Responder Award for risking his life and rescuing two people from a house fire in August of 2013 in Potosi.

Cause of Abilene High auditorium fire determined

The Abilene Fire Department responded to a fire at the Abilene High auditorium Saturday afternoon around 2:30 p.m.

Flu-season approaching the Big Country

Flu-season will soon begin around the nation as well as the Big Country, and it may be time to get your family vaccinated.

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Abilene man, 36, charged with online solicitation, sexual assault of minor

A 36-year-old Abilene man was arrested and charged for the alleged sexual assault of a child and online solicitation of a minor.

2 Tye women arrested after allegedly stealing DVDs

The Abilene Police Department arrested two women Saturday after allegedly stealing $876.52 worth of DVDs from a local store in the 4000 block of Southwest Drive.

Roby placed under boil water notice

The city of Roby has been placed under a boil water notice after a monthly water sample tested positive for E-Coli bacteria Saturday.

Abilene man arrested after allegedly touching girl under 13

An Abilene man was arrested Friday after allegedly touching a girl innapropriately who was under the age of 13.




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