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Two new camels at Abilene Zoo named

The zoo’s two new female camels are now named Dakota and Sahara.


Closings & winter weather having an economic impact

A winter wonderland may be enjoyable to some, but for others, it can cause economic issues.

Trial starts for Abilene man accused of running over another man

The jury has been selected for an Abilene man accused of running over another man in a bar parking lot in January 2014.

Abilene ISD responds to ex-superintendent, legal counsel search warrants

Ex-Abilene Independent School District Superintendent Heath Burns and Mark Neal, AISD's associate superintendent of legal and human resources, had to give up their cell phones to police on Wednesday, February 25.

Abilene-based home builder to answer questions about late payments

An Abilene-based home builder could be in some hot water because the company is accused of not paying their subcontractors.

Meek Blood Center - Abilene

Winter weather creates dangerously low level for Abilene blood supply

Weather forced the closing of Meek Blood Center, causing a drought in its supply of blood.

Abilene Meals on Wheels planning 40th anniversary celebration

For 40 years, Meals on Wheels, Plus has been delivering nutritious meals to the home bound of Abilene.

Proud to be in AISD

Timeline for new AISD superintendent to be discussed at later meeting

Abilene ISD Board of Trustees went into closed session Monday evening to discuss the timeline and plan to name a new district superintendent.

Winter weather accidents

Abilene police respond to hundreds of weather related accidents in the last week

Even though the snow and ice started to melt on Monday, the slick roads caused several accidents during morning commutes.


Citywide tornado drill set for Wednesday in Abilene

In observance of Texas Severe Weather Awareness Week, the city of Abilene, Taylor County, and the National Weather Service in San Angelo urge businesses, families, and citizens to review their tornado preparedness plans and practice their drill on Wednesday, March 4 at 10 a.m.

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Anthony Domol

Anthony Domol: Tracking frozen precip on Wednesday afternoon

Showers develop late this evening into the overnight hours and transition over to a wintry mix by Wednesday afternoon. Temps tumble into the 20s by later tomorrow.