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AISD teacher cleared to return to work after possible Ebola exposure

A teacher at Bonham Elementary has been cleared to return to work this coming Monday after being on a cruise ship with a hospital worker who came in contact with lab work for Ebola victim Thomas Duncan.

Joy Ellinger

Filing kicks off for Abilene City Council Place 6 seat

Friday began the first day for those wanting to run for the Abilene City Council Place 6 seat to file their paperwork. Former Taylor County GOP chair Joy Ellinger officially filed to run.

ATEMS seniors hold their own political convention

The floor of the Academy of Technology, Engineering, Math & Science (ATEMS) High School looked more like the floor of a political convention Friday.

Abilene hosts congressional debate

Hopefuls for the District 19 congressional seat debated Thursday in Abilene, as Democrat Neal Marchbanks and Libertarian Chip Peterson tackled incumbent Republican Randy Neugebauer.

Stage 2 water restrictions impose serious fines on Abilene rulebreakers

Abilene's Stage 2 watering restrictions start Sunday and residents are going to be under a new set of stricter rules and new fees if the rules are broken.

Proposed coffee shop near ACU

Proposed Abilene coffee shop sparks controversy

For some, a coffee shop close to home might be a good thing. But a recent rezoning request to turn a house into a coffee shop has many Abilene neighbors upset.

Abilene man who led police on multi-county chase pleads guilty, sentenced

An Abilene man who led police on a high-speed chase through multiple counties in February has been sentenced after a plea deal was reached Thursday morning.

How successful is Abilene ISD's standardized dress?

The new, standardized dress policy for Abilene Independent School District middle schools is now in its third month.

KTXS moderates Texas 19th Congressional District debate

The Texas 19th Congressional District debate has concluded. If you missed it and would like to watch you can click the link HERE  to watch the live stream of the Texas 19th Congressional District debate .

United Way looks to the future in 2015 campaign luncheon

United Way of Abilene hosted a luncheon Thursday at the Abilene Civic Center to talk about their 2015 campaign.

Video: Your Latest Forecast

Hayden Nix: Tracking warm temperatures for the weekend

This weekend temperatures will be nearly 15 degrees above normal for this time of year. Cooler temperatures come back to the forecast by next week.