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Wesley Wilber Caskey

Wesley Wilber Caskey, 25, of Abilene.

Abilene man, 25, arrested for family violence, kicked officer in groin

A 25-year-old Abilene man kicked an officer in the groin Monday after officers responded to a disturbance at his home between the man and his father.

Spraypainted cars

Spray-paint vandalism causes damage in Abilene

Multiple cars on Presidio Drive were vandalized with spray paint sometime on Sunday.

Abilene ponders return of tornado sirens

The last time the city of Abilene uses tornado sirens was in the 1990s. Now, the city’s Emergency Management Office is looking for money to reinstall the outdoor warning system.

Abilene city manager plans to retire after 12 years

After more than 12 years with the city of Abilene, City Manager Larry Gilley on Monday announced plans to retire, effective Oct. 17.

Identity theft protection tips offered in wake of hospital data breach

In light of the recent data breach of Community Health Systems, Abilene Regional Medical Center patients continue to raise concerns about their personal information being in the hands of strangers.

Abilene High students raise money by personalizing parking spots

Students at Abilene High School have a unique tradition of personalizing their parking spots as part of a fund raiser for the senior class.

HSU working to make freshmen experience more enjoyable

First-year students at Hardin-Simmons University will see some changes when they head to school this fall.

Public hearings set for Taylor County budget, includes tax rate hike

Two public hearings are now set for residents to weigh in on the next Taylor County budget, which includes a tax rate increase.

Diesel Repair theft

More than $2,600 in parts stolen from Abilene truck repair shop

An estimated $2,640 in parts were stolen from RF Diesel Repair last weekend.

Abilene Regional Medical Center

Patients at Abilene hospital possible hacking victims

The computer network for Community Health Systems Inc., which operates Abilene Regional Medical Center, was recently hacked, resulting in personal identification data being leaked.

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Anthony Domol

Anthony Domol: Tracking high pressure to our east

An area of high pressure to our east will edge closer to us over the next few days. This means very low rain chances and increasing sunshine.


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