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Dyess to hold memorial for fallen officers Thursday

The four Dyess airmen killed in Afghanistan last week will be remembered at a public memorial service on Thursday.

Phillip and Violet Walter

An Abilene couple -- Phillip and Violet Walter -- was arrested during September 2015 for the murder of Abilene police officer Don Allen.

More evidence released in Abilene police officer murder

New court documents in the murder investigation of an Abilene police officer reveal what evidence investigators took from the suspects’ home.

curbside recycling

Abilene City Council making decisions on curbside recycling this week

This Thursday the Abilene City Council will meet and discuss a variety of topics, including curbside recycling. 

City hall

Evidence facility, curbside recycling top Abilene council agenda

Abilene Police Chief Stan Standridge is ready to purchase a facility off of Treadaway Boulevard to become the department's new evidence facility.

Second case of West Nile confirmed in Big Country city

A woman in Cisco has the second confirmed human case of West Nile in the Big Country this year.

Dead fish

Cause of death determined for fish in Breckenridge

The official cause of a September fish kill at Gonzales Creek in Breckenridge has been determined.

SSgt Ryan Hammond – loadmaster

SSgt Ryan Hammond – loadmaster

Air Force officials ID 4 Dyess airmen killed in Afghanistan crash

U.S. Air Force Base officials have identified the four Dyess Air Force Base airmen who were killed in a C-130J crash in eastern Afghanistan.

Prairie dog exhibit returns to the Abilene Zoo

After a short hiatus the prairie dog colony exhibit at the Abilene Zoo is back in action. The zoo recently acquired eight additional prairie dogs from the El Paso Zoo

Car leaves road, destroys corner of Arby's in south Abilene

A car veered off of S. Clack Street and collided into a fast food building before stopping in the parking lot about 9 p.m. Saturday.

Motorcycle accident in Abilene injures child

A motorcycle crash in south Abilene led to a child being thrown to the road and injured about 8 p.m. Saturday.

Video: Your Latest Forecast

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Hayden Nix: Still tracking rain chances for end of week

Rain chances are still possible this Thursday and Friday but new information suggests that the amounts may not be much. All the details are in the forecast video.