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Abilene mother fears daughter, 12, victim of human trafficking

A search warrant filed by the Abilene Police Department details an Abilene mother’s fear that her 12-year-old daughter fell victim to human trafficking.

Corrections officer Mari Johnson

Corrections officer Mari Johnson

Texas leads nation in deaths of law enforcement officers

Texas leads the nation in the number of law enforcement officers killed for the second year in a row.

Taylor County democrats react to the DNC's first night

Taylor County democrats are keeping a close eye on the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.


Cutworms causing problems for Big Country mesquite trees

Are your mesquite trees looking a bit yellow, or bare of leaves? Maybe you’ve found small black worms on their trunks.

Woman walks into state Rep. Susan King's office, says she has gun

A woman walked into state Rep. Susan King’s Cypress Street office on Tuesday morning and said she had a gun.

Wylie football camp gets students, coaches ready for the season

Training camp for high school football is fast approaching, but the Wylie Bulldog coaching staff is getting themselves and future Bulldogs a head start on the season.

Abilene burger shop burglarized

According to a police report filed Monday, the Rick and Carolyn's Burgers and Fries south Abilene location was hit by burglars Sunday night.

Abilene Boy Scout troop recovers stolen trailer, still missing gear

Abilene Boy Scout Troop 258's trailer was recovered by the the Taylor County Sheriff's Office Monday.

South Abilene storage shed fire spreads to fence

The Abilene Fire Department found a storage shed on fire in the south side of town Tuesday afternoon.

HSU Women's soccer gets head start on season in Italy

The Hardin-Simmons Women's Soccer team is going unconventional this offseason, as they prepare for the start of their season, by making a trip overseas.

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Mark Rowlett: Continued shower chances

Decent chances for mainly afternoon and evening t'showers