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Breckenridge American: Skeletal remains found near Hubbard Creek Lake

Skeletal remains were found near Hubbard Creek Lake on Wednesday afternoon at a location by Sandy Creek Marina.

Caregiver conference gives Brownwood residents assistance in caring for the elderly

More than 65 million people, 29% of the U.S. population, provide care for a chronically ill, disabled or aging family member or friend. 

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Colorado City police investigating shooting death

Police are investigating the shooting death of a 40-year-old Colorado City man.

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Man killed in Wednesday's Tye 18-wheeler explosion identified

Authorities have identified the driver of an 18-wheeler that crashed and exploded Wednesday at FM 707 and I-20 in Tye as being 43-year-old Khoa Nguyen of Haltom City.

Killeen man, 40, arrested for kidnapping Brown County girl

A Killeen man remained jailed Wednesday for allegedly kidnapping a 13-year-old girl from a Brown County school.

Multiple drug rehab programs are available in Brownwood

In Brown County authorities are seizing more meth than usual.

Destroyed truck

GALLERY: Aftermath of 18-wheeler explosion that killed 1 in Tye

Authorities cleaned up the scene and diverted traffic Wednesday after an 18-wheeler crashed and exploded at FM 707 and I-20 in Tye, killing the driver.

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GALLERY: Photos from 18-wheeler explosion on FM 707 at I-20

Viewer-submitted photos and images from KTXS photographer Joe Fry from today's 18-wheeler fire on FM 707 at Interstate 20 near the Flying J Truck Stop. The driver, who was killed in the crash, reportedly drove off I-20 before the 18-wheeler caught fire below.

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Taylor County to get new countywide alert system

Taylor County commissioners voted Tuesday to approve a new emergency alert system called Code Red.

Empty Bowls Project Brownwood

Brownwood's 'Empty Bowl' fundraiser a big success

Many Brownwood residents had food on their mind and helping in their hearts as the 6th annual Empty Bowls fundraiser took place. For a $10 donation you could choose from over 1,700 hand painted bowls and grab some lunch.

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KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: Warmer temperatures returning

Enjoy lows in the 40s Friday morning