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Abilene man jailed for meth, evading arrest after hit-and-run

A 26-year-old Abilene man wanted to avoid being arrested, but instead racked up additional felony charges Saturday when he ran from police and caused an accident on Butternut Street.

State 4-H Horse Show returns to Abilene for 32nd year

Abilene is playing host to the Texas State 4-H Horse Show for the 32nd year, and the events kicked off this weekend at the Taylor County Expo Center.

I-20 car crash

DPS identifies Abilene woman killed in wrong-way crash on I-20

The Department of Public Safety has identified a 64-year-old Abilene woman killed in a head-on crash early Thursday on Interstate 20 in Callahan County.

Bicyclists take over Buffalo Gap Saturday

Bicyclists took over Buffalo Gap Saturday morning. Racers were biking in the annual Tour de Gap.

Abilene woman indicted for DUI with 2-year-old in vehicle

An Abilene woman was indicted Thursday after being arrested earlier for driving under the influence with her toddler in the vehicle.

Raising Cane's restaurant coming to Abilene

A popular chicken finger restaurant chain is coming to Abilene.

Corrections officer murdered at Abilene prison unit remembered

Law enforcement from across the country said goodbye Friday to a corrections officer murdered at an Abilene prison unit.

Photos: Services held for murdered Abilene corrections officer

Photos by John Grobe/KTXS News

Funeral services were held Friday for murdered Abilene corrections officer Mari Johnson.


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Man robs Abilene business with machete

The Dollar General located in the 1200 block of Butternut was was robbed Wednesday evening by a man wielding a machete.

Corrections officer Mari Johnson

Corrections officer Mari Johnson

Funeral service for murdered Abilene corrections officer

Watch the funeral services, which begin at 10 a.m., for murdered Abilene corrections officer Mari Johnson.

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Afternoon and evening thundershowers possible Monday