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Michael Trook

Abilene police execute search warrants in school administrator sex case

The Abilene Police Department executed two search warrants Friday in connection to the Michael Trook adult-student sex case.  Police did not specify where.

Multiple vehicle accident on Winter's Freeway holds up traffic

Traffic is backed up and moving slowly on Winters Freeway in Abilene heading south, after a multiple-vehicle accident.

E-cigarette usage pass traditional cigarettes in teens, Abilenians react

The use of E-cigarettes in teens has tripled in teens since 2011.

Perfect attendance pays off for students at Lee Elementary

Students at Lee Elementary with perfect attendance were treated with bikes this Friday morning.

More women in Texas jails, reaching capacity in Taylor County

More and more women are going to jail in Taylor County and the increase in female population is inching toward capacity.

Employee Theft

Former employee of Dollar General admits to stealing money

A former employee at a Dollar General in Abilene admitted to stealing money on Wednesday.

Abilene man, woman arrested for shooting at victim, ramming into car

An Abilene man and woman have been arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Early morning South 27th Street accident sends man to hospital

An Abilene man escaped serious injury after rolling his suburban on South 27th Street early Friday morning.

Grand Jury: Abilene woman indicted after children found locked in room, malnourished

An Abilene woman was indicted by a Taylor County grand jury after her children were allegedly found locked in a room.

Grand Jury: Abilene woman indicted on arson charges

An Abilene woman will be facing charges of arson after she was indicted by a Taylor County grand jury on Thursday.

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KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: Tracking dry weekend weather

Fog is possible Saturday morning