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Abilene police investigate 2 aggravated robberies

Police are investigating a string of aggravated robberies early Thursday morning in Abilene.


Police searching for men who robbed Abilene 7-11 clerk

Police are searching for two men who held up a 7-11 convenience store in southwest Abilene earlier this week.

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Big Country EMT finds his calling during mission to Nepal

A Jones County EMT recently put his training to the ultimate test by providing medical assistance in Nepal.

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Cossacks Motorcycle Club cancels weekend rally in Mingus

A motorcycle rally has been canceled in Mingus in the wake of Sunday’s Waco biker shootout that resulted in nine deaths.

1 hurt, traffic slowed after I-20 crash near Merkel

One person was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries and traffic slowed after a semi-truck flipped on Interstate 20 on Thursday afternoon.

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Law enforcement taking extra steps for Memorial Day safety

Memorial Day weekend is notorious for accidents and local law enforcement officers are taking extra measures to keep roads safe.

Low enrollment causes HSU budget concerns

Hardin-Simmons University is offering faculty early retirement incentives to combat the cost of a recent drop in enrollment.

Abilene woman wins car in Kia contest

An Abilene woman is the winner of a new car.

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Best of graduating seniors recognized by Abilene Rotary

Abilene Southwest Rotary Club honored the top graduating seniors from the area with a banquet Thursday.

One injured after semi flips on I-20

One person was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries after a semi driver lost control Thursday afternoon. The crash happened near Merkel, off of Eastbound I-20, near mile marker 269. The semi was the only vehicle involved.

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Anthony Domol: Much warmer air surges back Sunday afternoon

Despite showers and storms in the weekend forecast, breaks for sunshine on the back half of the weekend will allow numbers to push quickly into the middle 80s.