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Old church in Stamford set to become community center

A new community center is in the works for a neighborhood in Stamford.

Winter storm leaves path of damage in its wake along Highway 277 near Abilene

If you drive down highway 277 into View you'll still see the remnants of the weekend's winter storm. Uprooted trees and snapped branches caused by the ice litter the roadway on Monday.

Thirty-one thousand backpacks getting distributed Tuesday morning

Thirty seven different schools in the Big Country will be receiving drawstring backpacks, as a way for one local orthodontists to give back.

Residents around Lake Brownwood express worry over potential flooding

According to the United States Geological Survey, Nov. 30 marked the second time this year water from Lake Brownwood went over the spillway, which goes into the Pecan Bayou. They also said it's the second time since 2007 water has reached the spillway twice.

Sergio Jimenez

Sergio Jimenez

Ortiz Elementary School principal resigning due to family illness

Sergio Jimenez's son has a rare blood disorder.

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Police investigating 2nd Brownwood pharmacy robbery in a week

The burglar broke a rear window at Live Oak Pharmacy then cut a large hole in an interior wall. They took cash, a gun and numerous prescription drugs.

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Texas threatens resettlement agency over Syrian refugees

Texas is threatening legal action against a resettlement agency over its plans to defy Republican Gov. Greg Abbott by continuing to accept Syrian refugees.

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Details released in deadly 4-vehicle Eastland County crash

The Texas Department of Public Safety released details Monday about a four-vehicle crash Friday morning that killed one on US 183 – about 7.5 miles south of Cisco – in Eastland County.

Weekend rain bumps 2015 to 4th wettest year on record for Abilene

Over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, Abilene and other parts of West Central Texas recorded good rainfall amounts.

Traffic backed up for miles on I20 after two accidents, holiday travel

Traffic on I-20 in Callahan and Eastland County was backed up for miles Sunday.

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Mark Rowlett: Tracking more normal fall weather

Dry conditions with cold mornings and cool afternoons expected