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Motorist flees on foot, then in vehicle after Abilene crash

A motorist fled on foot Wednesday in Abilene after his vehicle left the roadway, went through a light pole and portable building, before coming to rest on a curb.

South Abilene club broken into, DVR and cash stolen

A south Abilene club on Butternut Street was broken into sometime Tuesday afternoon.

Death investigation

Police probing man's death on Abilene's north side

A 36-year-old Abilene man died late last week after his boss allegedly struck him in the head with a baseball bat after the employee broke into the owner’s house, police said Tuesday.

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Teams now forming for Day Nursery's Putt "Fore" Children

Registration is now open for Day Nursery of Abilene's annual Putt "Fore" Children miniature golf tournament.


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Doing the Math: Taylor County homeowners to shell out more for taxes

When you add up the various tax entities, Taylor County residents should be ready to shell out more for taxes next fiscal year.


TxDOT plans to close and rebuild U.S. 84/Business I-20 bridge

State transportation officials held a public meeting Tuesday evening to discuss an upcoming construction project that will close the U.S. 84/Business I-20 bridge over the railroad tracks between Tye and Abilene.

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Global Samaritan to travel to border for second time

Global Samaritan Resources will be heading to McAllen for a second time on Sept. 2.

Fire Marshal Discussion Series touring the state to talk with other state agencies

The State Fire Marshal’s office and Abilene Office of Emergency Management hosted the Fire Marshal Discussion Series Tuesday.


Local Abilene attorney presenting estate planning seminar

Abilene attorney, Joe Pelton, is presenting an estate planning seminar.

Name released of driver involved in rollover accident near I-20

Police have now released the name of the man involved in a rollover accident Sunday afternoon on Clack Street near I-20.

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Anthony Domol: Hot weather continues on Wednesday

Wednesday turns out hot in the upper 90s across West Texas with light southeast winds. A slight chance exists for an afternoon thundershower.