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Rezoning request for south Abilene apartment complex fails

A request to build an apartment complex -- between Sam's Club and Abilene Regional Medical Center -- on Windmill Circle in south Abilene came up short Thursday.

Aging Abilene water infrastructure in need of upgrades, repairs

Some of the water mains in the Abilene area are nearly 100 years old and the city has proposed a plan to fix them.

2 Abilene game rooms robbed in 2 days

In the same week that all game rooms in Abilene were ordered to close by the city of Abilene, two game rooms were robbed of thousands of dollars in two days.

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Bond hearing for Abilene man accused of killing newborn reset

The bond hearing for a 22-year-old Abilene man accused of killing his newborn baby has been rescheduled for May 12.

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Coach on reality TV show hosting large workout in Abilene

Everyone in Abilene is invited to Shotwell Stadium for a free workout with some celebrity trainers and coaches from a new reality show.

Abilene Police Officers Association announces endorsements

The Abilene Police Officers Association announced endorsements Thursday for the upcoming May elections.

Abilene university celebrates goose's 'birthday'

There was a big birthday bash over at Hardin-Simmons University Thursday in Abilene, but it wasn't for a student or a faculty member -- it was for a goose.

Abilene High School students celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Abilene High School celebrated Hispanic culture at its Eagle Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Thursday afternoon.

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Day Nursery of Abilene celebrates 10 years on Vine Street

The Day Nursery of Abilene celebrated a milestone with a celebration Thursday.

Ten years ago on this day, the nursery opened its new location on Vine Street.

The nursery itself first opened its doors in 1972. It currently takes care of more than 500 children in Abilene.

Skull found in S.C. identified as missing Abilene Cooper grad

A skull found last year behind a South Carolina elementary school has been identified as that of an Abilene Cooper High School graduate.

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Mark Rowlett: Tracking Thursday night storm chances

Better chances for severe storms north and east of our area