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Abilene to crack down on residents violating watering restrictions

The city of Abilene is about to start cracking down on residents who violate the new watering restrictions.

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How successful is Abilene ISD's standardized dress?

Abilene ISD's standardized dress for middle schools was implemented in August, but how successful has it been?

Rep. Randy Neugebauer

KTXS to moderate, air Texas 19th Congressional District debate tonight

KTXS will be moderating a debate on Thursday, October 23rd between the Republican, Democrat and Libertarian candidates for U.S. Representative for the 19th Congressional District of Texas.

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.


Abilene City Council takes steps on Possum Kingdom pipeline

The Abilene City Council on Thursday took its first steps toward bringing in water from Possum Kingdom.

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Abilene woman allegedly pushed out of car for not buying drugs

An Abilene woman was allegedly pushed out of a moving vehicle by three suspects for not purchasing drugs for them.

From left to right: Debra Ann Mobley, 46; Alejandro, Jr. "Alex" Carrion, 42; Mary Ann Wade, 50

Abilene man holds 3 burglars at gunpoint until deputies arrive

An Abilene man held three burglars at gunpoint Wednesday after he allegedly caught the trio stealing from his deceased mother’s home, authorities said.

Jessica Kitchens

Abilene woman, 25, arrested for warrants, stealing property

An Abilene woman was arrested on Tuesday morning for going door to door stealing items on Jeanette Drive.

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Special election for Abilene City Council seat to be in January

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

Abilene Bond Advisory Committee tours zoo, fire station, Civic Center

Members of a panel formed to advise the Abilene City Council on potential projects for funding held a meeting on the road Wednesday – in the form of a bus tour.

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Anthony Domol

Anthone Domol: Tracking a cold front for early next Tuesday

The mercury continues an upward trend through Monday but a cold front in the early hours of Tuesday turns temperatures back closer to our normal high of 75 degrees.