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Abilene police seeking man who offered 'ride' to elementary student

Abilene police are attempting to "locate, identify and interview" a man who asked a student if she needed a “ride” Thursday at Bonham Elementary School, according to an Abilene ISD news release.

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Abilene man, 22, arrested for string of convenience store robberies

Police have arrested a 22-year-old Abilene man in connection with a trio of early morning robberies that happened last Friday at Abilene convenience stores – all within 17 minutes.

Some parents upset Abilene ISD told bus driver to take down wreath

Some parents are upset the Abilene school district told bus driver, Penny Downing,  to take down an Easter wreath from the hood of her bus.

Abilene couple arrested on charges of selling a child

An Abilene couple is now in jail for a charge you don't hear that often.

$16.25 million jackpot: 1 of 2 winning lotto tickets sold in Abilene

Check those numbers. According to the state's website: one of two winning "Lotto Texas" tickets was sold in Abilene.

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Abilene ISD instructs bus driver to take down Easter wreath

Abilene ISD officials have told bus driver Penny Downing to take the Easter wreath off the hood of her bus.

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Abilene City Council passes measures to address water crisis

The Abilene City Council passed three measures to serve as short term solutions to the dwindling water supply.

Three dog thefts this year: should you be worried about your pet?

Imagine checking your backyard to find out your four-legged best friend is gone.


Helping student fight off bullies through reading earns this week's Teacher Tribute

Bassetti Elementary teacher Pat McRoy says she had no idea she had made such a big difference in a student's life.

U.S. Department of Energy shows Abilene how they transport radioactive waste

Thursday afternoon the U.S. Department of Energy was in Abilene to show first responders and the public how they transport radioactive material.

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Hayden Nix: Tracking a quiet and warm Spring weekend

After a very brief cool spell, 80s return for Saturday and Sunday.