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Jet makes emergency landing at Abilene airport

An American Eagle regional jet made an emergency landing at Abilene Regional Airport Saturday afternoon.

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Driver injured in I-20 rollover accident Friday night

The accident happened about 7:15 p.m. on the Interstate just east of Denny's Restaurant.

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Rodriguez goes seven strong innings to help Wildcats snap losing streak

Senior lefthander went seven strong innings Friday afternoon for his first win of the season to help the ACU Wildcats snap a nine-game losing streak with an 8-6 win over Stephen F. Austin in Southland Conference baseball action at Crutcher Scott Field.

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Cowboys down Ozarks

Hardin-Simmons' baseball team picked up a much-needed American Southwest Conference win, 8-1, over the University of the Ozarks on Friday afternoon in Clarksville, Ark.

Preparing the A-C for the summer heat

It's a good idea to have your home A/C checked out before temps climb

Triple digit Temperatures are fast approaching. Is your air conditioning unit up to the challenge?

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Abilene jobless rate slips to 4.2 percent in March

The unemployment – or jobless rate – for Abilene dropped to 4.2 percent in March from 4.6 percent during February 2014 and 5 percent during March 2013.

Abilene State Park pool won't be open for 2014 season

The pool at Abilene State Park will be closed for the 2014 season after repairs to address structural issues couldn’t be made in time.

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2 12-year-olds, 2 11-year-olds suspects in Abilene pallet company fire

Two 12-year-olds and two 11-year-olds have been identified in connection with last Friday's fire at an old Abilene wood pallet company on Ruidosa Avenue, fire officials say.

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President Obama's half-brother to speak at House of Yahweh event

A half-brother of President Barack Obama is scheduled to speak at a one- day convention put on by Yisrayl Hawkins on Friday.

GALLERY: Fire heavily damages Buffalo Gap area home (4 photos)

Firefighters from several departments fought a blaze at a home on County Road 336 on Thursday night. The fire started in a nearby shed about 6:45 p.m., spread to a garage, and then to the house.  Two people and seven dogs were in the house when the fire started.  All got out safely. The house has extensive smoke, fire, and water damage. Crews from the View, Buffalo Gap, Potosi, ECCA, and Jim Ned volunteer fire departments fought the fire. As of 10 p.m. Thursday, crews were still on the scene watching for hot spots. The Taylor County Sheriff's Department will be investigating the cause.

Photos by Nick Bradshaw/KTXS News

Video: Your Latest Forecast

KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: Tracking weekend thundershowers

Showers expected to move in late Saturday


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