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Abilene Crime Stoppers reveals amount of phone calls, number of arrests

How effective is our local Crime Stoppers? How many crimes do you help solve?

No injuries in minor school bus accident at Old Anson Road and I-20

A school bus was involved in a minor accident at the intersection of Old Anson Road and the I-20 frontage road shortly after 4 p.m. on Monday.

North Abilene home burglarized, more than $10k of property taken

More than $10,000 of property was stolen from a home in North Abilene sometime between Saturday night and early Sunday morning, according to a police incident report.

Abilene man, 18, arrested for stealing pizza delivery man's car

An 18-year-old Abilene man has been arrested in connection with a car theft on Saturday afternoon.


Abilene City Council set to make moves on Possum Kingdom pipeline

Abilene City Council is planning to take its first steps towards bringing in water from Possum Kingdom. It would entail building a pipeline to a new treatment facility outside of Breckenridge.

Mahatma Gandhi's grandson to visit Abilene, Hardin-Simmons University

The grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, the primary leader of India's independence movement, will be speaking Monday in Abilene.

Rep. Randy Neugebauer

KTXS to moderate, air Texas 19th Congressional District debate

KTXS will be moderating a debate on Thursday, October 23rd between the Republican, Democrat and Libertarian candidates for U.S. Representative for the 19th Congressional District of Texas.

Shooting - crime

No arrests made in Mesquite Street homicide, probe continues

No arrests have been made in Friday’s homicide investigation on the 800 block of Mesquite Street in Abilene. Abilene police were still investigating the case as of Sunday night.

Abilene man, 31, arrested for possessing drugs near children

An Abilene man was arrested Friday after he was found with methamphetamine, marijuana, and prescription pills while in the car with his two children.

Kirby Lake

Volunteers help clean up Kirby Lake

Abilenians of all ages grabbed some trash bags and did their part in helping clean up Kirby Lake this past weekend. The cleanup was hosted by the Keep Abilene Beautiful organization.

Video: Your Latest Forecast

KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: Tracking more warmth

Above normal temperatures are expected to continue for the rest of the week