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Christopher Browning, 22, of Abilene.

Abilene man, 22, faces child porn possession charge

A 22-year-old Abilene man faces prosecution for possession of child pornography.

Vehicle crashes into Abilene business, catches fire

Abilene police are trying to figure out why a truck left the road 9:30 a.m. Wednesday and crashed into Hairetic’s Barber Shop and Beauty Salon on North 1st Street, catching fire.

Endangered fish may delay Abilene water pipeline project

In the last year, the city became aware that two species of shiners that live in the Brazos River were put on the endangered species list and their habitat may be harmed by some work on the project.

Abilene family's memorial quilt missing in Orlando

An Abilene family is searching for a very special quilt that went missing at the Orlando International Airport.

Texas Forts Trail program losing state funding

Texas legislators voted to no longer fund the Texas Forts Trail program on Friday.

GALLERY: Truck crashes into Abilene business, building catches fire

A vehicle crashed into a business in a strip shopping center off of North 1st Street on Wednesday, catching the building on fire. The accident occurred about 9:15 a.m. when the green truck reportedly came barreling through the parking lot, hit a concrete median, went airborne and sailed into Hairetic's, a barber shop and beauty salon.

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Many parts of Big Country witness staggering rainfall totals

With all of the recent rain, how has it made an impact on our long-term drought situation?

Grace Museum

New exhibit at Grace Museum celebrates modern Texas art

The inside of the Grace Museum in downtown Abilene is getting a full makeover with a new exhibits showing on all three floors.

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Fast-growing Wylie now real estate hot spot in Abilene

Wylie is a hot spot right now, and all the development means more people are moving there than any where else in town.

Abilene man on run for murder now in jail

A 19-year-old Abilene man is now in jail on a first-degree murder charge after having evaded law enforcement since January.

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Anthony Domol: Tracking a drier weather pattern to open up June

An end is in sight to the almost constant barrage of weather disturbances of the past several weeks. A stretch of drier weather sets in on Sunday and should hold deep into next week.