Scripps Spelling Bee

Winning words from National Spelling Bee

With the 2016 edition of the Scripps National Spelling Bee underway, take a look at the winning words dating back to the 2001 competition.

Vanya Shivashanka and Gokul Venkatachalam share the title

Scripps National Spelling Bee history and facts

With the preliminaries underway for the 89th Annual Scripps National Spelling Bee, take a look at some background information about the competition.

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Memorial Day, by the numbers

Memorial Day is widely considered the unofficial start to summer for many Americans, with travel, gatherings and food a big part of the national holiday. Memorial Day is also a time to reflect on those who've died in service to the country. With the fun ahead, and the true meaning not lost, here's a look at Memorial Day by the numbers, as developed by Wallet Hub:

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10 highest paid CEOs

Nice work if you can get it: Here are the 10 highest-paid CEOs of 2015, as reported by The Associated Press and executive data firm Equilar.

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Best new U.S. roller coasters for 2016

Virtual reality roller coasters, 3-D and 4-D attractions and immersive "dark" rides that bring visitors into the storyline--and sometimes even influence it--will be heating up theme parks across the United States this summer.

Photos: Massive fire at North 1st Street business in Abilene

Photos by Joe Fry/KTXS News

Firefighters battled a massive two-alarm fire at Taylor’s Army Surplus City on North 1st Street in Abilene.

Briana Celeste Lopez

Briana Lopez, 21, of Stamford, was arrested during April 2016 for allegedly intentionally running her vehicle head-on into another vehicle, killing her ex-boyfriend.

Local mugshots: From Abilene, the Big Country

Here are mugshots of area people who have run afoul of the law recently.

PHOTOS: Tornadoes touch down in Big Spring area

Viewer photos of the tornadoes to hit the Big Spring area on May 22, 2016. The National Weather Service believes at least two touched down.

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Photo Gallery: Cool owners, cooler dogs at Abilene dog show

Photos by Joe Fry/KTXS News

The 52nd Annual Abilene Kennel Club dog show kicked off Friday and will run through the weekend.

You can catch the show at Taylor County Expo Center on Saturday at 9 a.m. or Sunday at 8 a.m.

Admission is free.

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Scripps Spelling Bee

Winning words from National Spelling Bee

With the 2016 edition of the Scripps National Spelling Bee underway, take a look at the winning words dating back to the 2001 competition.

Vanya Shivashanka and Gokul Venkatachalam share the title

Scripps National Spelling Bee history and facts

With the preliminaries underway for the 89th Annual Scripps National Spelling Bee, take a look at some background information about the competition.

American flag hanging down

Memorial Day, by the numbers

Memorial Day is widely considered the unofficial start to summer for many Americans, with travel, gatherings and food a big part of the national holiday. Memorial Day is also a time to reflect on those who've died in service to the country. With the fun ahead, and the true meaning not lost, here's a look at Memorial Day by the numbers, as developed by Wallet Hub:

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