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Abilene man with prosthetic leg kept off slides at Texas water park

An Abilene man with a prosthetic leg was told to stay off the slides at the Splash Kingdom Water Park in Weatherford.

Stephen Williams, 39, was arrested during July 2014 by Abilene police and charged with six counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Abilene man who allegedly hit 4 vehicles, 2 poles sentenced

A 39-year-old Abilene man pleaded guilty Monday to four counts of aggravated assault in connection with hitting multiple vehicles and two light poles in July of last year.

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Focus on Texas boating safety laws after Florida teens go missing

Boating laws and safety are now being discussed as the search for two missing Florida teens continues after they were allowed to operate a boat on their own.

Abilene ISD to announce 'lone finalist' for superintendent today

The Abilene ISD Board of Trustees will announce a lone finalist for the superintendent position on Tuesday.

Woman crashes her car into Abilene apartment complex

A female driver drove her car through a building in south Abilene around 9:30 p.m. Monday.

Abilene woman found dead: Family members shocked by loss

The family of 39-year-old Latisha Hilley is asking for closure. They found out on Sunday their loved one had died. 

Taylor County judge remains in ICU after bike accident

Taylor County Court at Law #2 Judge Sam Carroll is in intensive care at Hendrick Medical Center.

Founder of Fehr Foods in Abilene dies in plane crash

The man who founded Fehr Foods in Abilene died on Sunday in a plane crash in Oklahoma.

Extra rainfall causing flea problems in Big Country

With the extra moisture this year from all the above normal rainfall, this has become a catalyst for little critters like fleas to become a problem for pet owners across the Big Country.

Abilene ISD tax rate, pay raises discussed at budget workshop

The tax rate if you live in Abilene ISD may stay the same, employees may get a 2 percent pay raise and the district expects declining enrollment for next year.

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Anthony Domol: A few thundershowers return Friday / Saturday

A weak cold front will provide the means for a few showers and thundershowers to develop Friday into Saturday across West Central Texas. Widespread and significant rains are not expected.