Police are searching a vehicle outside of a home on the 1500 block of Green Street after a suspect lead them on a foot chase.
The women found dead along the shoreline of Kirby Lake Wednesday night has been identified, and police now believe the death was not a homicide.
Abilene Police Department has arrested a young, self-proclaimed gang leader, along with three juveniles involved in the alleged gang who were all caught thanks to a robbery investigation.
On July 11th, otherwise known as 7-Eleven Day, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. all 7-Eleven’s will be offering free small Slurpees to customers. Customers can also pay $1 for a quarter-pound Big Bites hot dog.
The 2014 Dachshund Races and Rescued Dog Reunion will be held on Thursday night, July 17 at the Festival Gardens across from the Abilene Zoo. FREE ADMISSION. NO FEE TO RACE!
A man has been airlifted to a hospital after a one vehicle rollover just outside of Early.
The Cowboy Capital Rollergirls will host Route 66 Roller Derby traveling from Amarillo, Texas on July 12th in an event with proceeds benefiting The Ark (the local domestic violence and sexual assault shelter).
On Thursday, July 10, the Abilene City Council decided to schedule a public hearing regarding the controversial proposal of adding e-cigarettes to the city’s smoking ordinance.
KRBC's Nora Hartfeil spoke with a local doctor, and has food allergy info every parent should know.
The wonderful staff at The Melvin Martin Center for Children’s Safety, affectionately known as Safety City, is providing children a great opportunity to learn, in an exciting and fun manner, skills that will help them navigate life with safety in mind.
On Tuesday afternoon, the mayor and city employees broke ground to construct a new Love's travel stop on Interstate 20 and Highway 283.
Residents of on Indian Creek, 4th street, 3rd Street and Phillips were struck by vandalism to their neighborhood.
Thanks to the quick thinking and experience of a truck driver, there were no injuries when an 18 wheeler collided with a tractor mowing on the side of Interstate-20.
A South Taylor County woman was bitten by a rattlesnake and says the venomous snake was not visible and did not make the rattling sound.
Neighbors say when they saw flames, they immediately ran over to make sure no one was trapped inside. They saw children being pulled out of the burning structure through the window.
A new Mexican meat market has opened in Abilene called "La Mexicana."
If you're a caffeine drinker, you may find it has a surprising benefit. Drinking a cup of joe may help our exercise.
Sales tax figures reflecting retail sales in the month of May have been released and Abilene is down once again.
Part of I-20 was shut down at Pine Street after an 18-wheeler hit a mowing tractor.
The Dire States Tour, seven events in three days, is traveling across Texas and on Wednesday, the tour made it's way into Abilene as well, stopping at the Hilton Garden Inn located on 4449 Ridgemont Drive.
The population of Texas could nearly double by 2050, prompting some to worry that not enough is being done to avoid a future traffic nightmare and the drag on the economy that could come with it. Transportation officials say the state is billions of dollars short of what it needs to maintain traffic at current levels.
Heavy damage is left behind after crews worked through the night to put out a massive house fire in north Abilene early Wednesday.
The Early High School Athletic Department is asking for people to send in photos and any information of previous E.H.S. athletes that later went on to perform at a college level or higher.
A Change In Federal Programs, Prompted By Environmental Concern, May Affect Volunteer Fire Department's Access To Old Military Trucks And Equipment.
Employees at the Jones County Clerk's Office are concerned after many residents received a notice asking for money to get a copy of their property deed.
AISD is considering raising the salary for first year teachers from $39,000 to at least $40,000.
Abilene police have captured 26-year-old Martin G. Estrada who had hidden himself in a mobile home late Tuesday morning after a brief foot chase.
New blood test hopes to detect Alzheimer's symptoms early.
The Abilene-Taylor County Public Health District in collaboration with the Abilene Christian University School of Social Work will be conducting women’s health focus groups on Saturday July 19th at Gethsemane Spanish Assembly of God Church – 2001 Park Ave, Abilene TX.
TCSO investigators arrested a 41 year-old Abilene man Tuesday morning, for Online Solicitation of a Minor (under the age of 14 years).
The City of Abilene will be celebrating the 100th birthday of Rose Park on Saturday, July 12th from 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
UPDATED: Gov. Rick Perry will meet with President Obama on Wednesday to discuss the continuing crisis on the border, an aide to the governor confirmed Tuesday.
This year, Abilene ISD middle school students will be required to dress according to a new standardized dress code.
While the federal and state governments squabble over what to do about immigrant children on the Texas-Mexico border, Gov. Rick Perry is scoring political points on an issue of high importance to Republican voters.
It looks like Ford inspires the most loyalty among customers, according to IHS Automotive.
This month's Commissioners Court meeting in Eastland will discuss the second and final reading of a proposed ordinance that would prohibit the sale, use, and possession of electronic cigarettes to minors.
Many Residents In North Abilene Are Against a Possible Rezoning of Property to Allow The Building of A Nursing Home and Potentially Other Buildings.
Two brush trucks are active on a grass fire in south Abilene.
City Council will possibly make e-cigarettes prohibited in areas where traditional cigarettes are.
At many times for celebrations, sometimes our pets aren't as enthusiastic. Taylor County shelters see an increase in the number of animals around large holiday weekends.
Monday kicks off of the annual Operation Blue Jeans Project at Christian Service Center in Abilene
Hendrick Center for Rehabilitation is offering free screenings for children who experience poor weight gain, refuse to eat, have power struggles at meal-time or other eating issues.
New technology gives patients with spinal injuries a new way to walk.
A pickup slammed into the side of the Wes-T-Go on South 14th Street Monday afternoon.
In accordance with Title 6, Chapter 76 of the Texas Property Code, the City of Abilene is hereby publishing notice of unclaimed property in the form of uncashed checks for amount $100 or less issued by the City of Abilene.
Morning Meteorologist Adrian Castellano goes to D1 Sports in Abilene to be a boot camp fitness instructor for the day.
State legislatures are scrambling to renounce Common Core standards as a grassroots movement builds against them. But their most vocal and earliest opponent was Texas.
Crooks are hooking you with pictures of cute, adorable puppies online. They take your money, and your info, and disappear.
Average retail gasoline prices in Texas have fallen 1.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.47/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy.com's daily survey of 13,114 gas outlets in Texas.
Novice Starts a Semi-Pro Football Team