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3 Abilene kittens being nursed back to health after reported abuse

Three kittens reported to have been abused are now being nursed back to health.

2 Abilene kids use birthdays to benefit others

Two Abilene kids teach us all a lesson about generosity. Both used their birthdays to selflessly benefit others.


Texas Rangers great Jim Sundberg talks baseball with War Hawks

It's not often a World Series champion and former Texas Ranger great visits Abilene, but when one does, many jump at the chance to learn and soak in the history.

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Early voting will wrap up Tuesday for May 7 election

Tuesday is the last day to cast an early ballot in the joint city, school elections.

Election day is May 7.

Guilty: Merkel man will serve no jail time in sexual assault case

A Merkel man accused of sexually assaulting a child will serve no time in jail after pleading guilty to a lesser charge Monday in a Taylor County courtroom.

Shots fired into Abilene apartment

Two Abilene women got a frightening wake-up call early Sunday morning when bullets came flying into their apartment.

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April totals: Motor vehicle burglaries up significantly in Abilene

Abilene police report nearly twice as many burglaries of motor vehicle this April than there were a year ago.

Abilene receives 6.24" for April, other areas see similar amounts

Abilene and other areas of the Big Country were witnesses to a big jump in rainfall amounts for 2016 as active weather continued to provide multiple chances for rain.

Abilene police investigating aggravated assault with a gun

Abilene police say a 17-year-old boy pointed a gun at two people Saturday night and demanded money.

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Abilene ISD, former officer sued by students for excessive force

Three Abilene ISD students say they have one experience in common from their time at Jefferson Center.

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Mark Rowlett: Tracking a mild, dry night

Shower chances returning Tuesday night