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Dry weather to blame for several grass fires in Coleman County

Dry weather sparked several grass fires across Coleman County on Friday.

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More parents refusing vaccinations for kids at Big Country schools

More people are rejecting getting vaccinated at schools in the Big Country, according to The Immunization Partnership.

Abilene eases water restrictions, watering allowed 3 days per week

Abilene Mayor Norm Archibald has eased water restrictions. Residents are now allowed to water their lawn up to three days a week.

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Taylor Co. law enforcement increasing patrols through July 4 holiday

The Taylor County Sheriff's Office and Abilene Police Department will be increasing law enforcement presence in the county in advance of the July 4 holiday.

Coleman man arrested on drug charges after foot chase

A Coleman man has been arrested on multiple charges after leading police on a foot chase Monday.

Cisco residents still dealing with flooding, limited options

Three weeks after Lake Cisco flowed over the spillway, some people living in the area are still dealing with flooded homes.

BBB warning businesses of new phone hacking scam

The Better Business Bureau is warning businesses about a new phone hacking scam.

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Eastland, Stephens counties added to federal disaster declaration

Eastland and Stephens counties will soon be getting assistance from the federal government after a disaster declaration request made by Gov. Greg Abbott was approved Wednesday.

Eastland County partnership provides containers for flood cleanup

A new agreement in Eastland County is aiming to make Lake Leon residents’ lives a little easier.

Man leads Coleman police to drug stash at motel, is arrested

What started as a call for a fake identification card ended with a methamphetamine bust after a Dallas man admitted to having drugs and then led officers to find them Monday in Coleman.

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Saturday forecast: Partly cloudy skies and rain chances for the weekend

Our weekend is turning out to be a little bit cooler than our past work week. Here's how long it will stay this way.