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Stage 2 water restrictions in effect for the city of Abilene

The city of Abilene is enacting Stage 2 water restrictions, Mayor Norm Archibald announced Tuesday. That means watering will be limited to once every two weeks.

Abilene man gets 7 years behind bars for stabbing girlfriend

An Abilene man accused of stabbing his girlfriend in October 2013 is set to spend seven years in the state penitentiary after a plea deal. 

Traffic delays, no injuries in 1-vehicle Winters Freeway crash

Traffic was backed up on Winters Freeway Tuesday evening after a single car ran into the guardrail on South 7th and Winters Freeway overpass.

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Major improvements could be coming to Taylor County Expo Center

The Taylor County Expo Center could be getting a much needed makeover.

Delivery driver dangers spur safety precautions in Abilene

When we think about dangerous jobs, delivery drivers might not immediately come to mind.

A look inside the DRI Pumpkin Patch through the eyes of a volunteer

What does it mean to be a volunteer? Just ask one of the countless volunteers that have lent a helping hand with an annual fundraiser for Disability Resources Incorporated, a nonprofit agency, for adults with developmental disabilities.

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San Antonio tops list of Texas places to visit, Abilene No. 18

Readers of Texas Highways magazine have chosen San Antonio as their favorite destination in a countdown of the top 40 places to visit statewide.

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Special election vote set for Abilene City Council seat

Abilene City Council will vote Thursday to set a special election for Jan. 13, 2015 to fill the Place 6 seat vacated by Kellie Miller.

Mahatma Gandhi's grandson speaks about peace, grandfather's legacy

The grandson of the man who helped India gain its independence from the English was in Abilene Monday.

Abilene Crime Stoppers reveals amount of phone calls, number of arrests

How effective is our local Crime Stoppers? How many crimes do you help solve?

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KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: Tracking western shower chances for Wednesday

Best chances for showers will be in our western counties Wednesday afternoon