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KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: Rain chances return Sunday

Dry weather holds Saturday, but showers are likely Sunday

Home burnt to the ground in Jones County

A Friday afternoon fire burned a southern Jones County home to the ground.

Cisco girl wins "Little Miss Wheelchair" competition

Five year old Autumn Fought is one determined little girl. Despite a devastating disability Autumn is overcoming, she was just named winner of this year's Miss Wheelchair Texas.

Winter weather dissipates, spring break holiday begins

For the past two weeks Abilene and the Big Country have been pummeled by winter weather. Now, with the winter weather dissipating, people are starting to get out and travel for the…

Eddie Ray Routh

Man convicted in 'American Sniper' trial transferred to Big Country

A former Marine found guilty in the shooting deaths of "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and another man is being processed at an intake center of the Texas prison system to…

Texas News

Bodies identified as missing Baytown teens

Authorities have identified two bodies found in a Southeast Texas bayou as teenagers who had gone missing two weeks ago.

Texas unemployment rate drops to 4.4 percent in January

The unemployment rate in Texas fell to 4.4 percent in January, marking the fifth straight month of declines.

Police in Ferguson

How Ferguson's tickets, fines violated rights

Loistine Hoskin cared for her old car as a sentimental possession, missing a tire while parked beside her home, until one day the city ticketed her for having a "derelict vehicle in…

White House

Administration backs nationwide gay marriage

Calling state bans on same-sex marriage "incompatible with the Constitution," the Obama administration Friday filed a brief at the U.S. Supreme Court in support of couples who are…

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Victim in officer-involved shooting taken to mental health facility

The victim in that officer-involved shooting was taken to an in-patient treatment center Thursday afternoon.

Charles Wayne Vernon

Local Mugshots

Check out the latest mugshots from Abilene, the Big Country.

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