Vineyard Apartments have been sold, and some families are still in the apartments. They fear about what's going to come next. However, community members and officials had a look inside of some of the residents home. Which prompted the city's code enforcement to come and take a look.
Police had blocked off the road on one side when they noticed the flooding, but before additional units could come to block off the other side, a car had driven into the two and a half feet deep water.
Hydrocodone products moving to more-restrictive Schedule II class
The Abilene High School 2014 Homecoming Parade scheduled for tonight has been cancelled due to heavy rain showers.
In observance of national Child Passenger Safety Week, Sept. 14-20, TxDOT’s Abilene district, in partnership with the D.R.I.V.E. Safe Coalition, is offering free child safety seat checks on Thursday, Sept. 18, from 9 – 11 a.m. at Safety City, 2601 S. 7th St., in Abilene.
Tickets are now on sale for McMurry Theatre Department’s first production of the season, Dead Ringer by Gino DiIorio, directed by McMurry student Ashleigh Davis for her senior project.
KRBC will be airing the gubernatorial debate at 6:00pm on Friday, September 19th.
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A Lubbock woman sued Lubbock police on Wednesday in federal court claiming excessive force and false arrest.
A Wichita Falls man is recovering in the Wichita County Jail this evening after breaking into a home and getting stabbed with a spear by the homeowner.
Chief Standridge, with the Abilene Police Department, had his turn today to address his needs before the Abilene Bond Advisory Committee.
It was September 17th, 1787 when the United States Constitution was formed and signed. On campus, they hosted a "Free Speech" event on the steps of the Jay-Rollins Library.
Abilene has seen a lot of growth recently in the downtown area and along Highway 351, but there's also a boom in businesses going up in the south side of town.
The students sang patriotic songs and enjoyed fanfare. Dyess students have been learning about the Constitution and it's importance in our every day lives.
Each year, the Air Force birthday presents an opportunity for Team Dyess Airmen to foster tradition and heritage, build spirit de corps, and commemorate the service’s legacy.
The United Family® of stores today launched a promotion for guests to earn free Lodge cast iron cookware and bakeware.
Young Life Abilene is thrilled to once again partner with The Adams Golf Pro Tour Series to debut the Young Life Abilene Open.
Big Country residents are encouraged to clean out their medicine cabinets and bring unused and expired medications to Abilene’s Medication Clean-out TM event, Oct. 4.
Workforce Solutions of West Central Texas, and Texas Veterans Commission have joined together to provide a job fair specifically for regional veterans.
Homecoming 2014 at Abilene High School shifts into full gear Thursday night, September 18, with the annual Homecoming Parade.
An emotional debate is underway about how far is too far when it comes to disciplining children.
Texas Tech students were notified on their emergency alert system just before 4 a.m. Tuesday morning of “a report of a sexual assault alleged to have occurred on campus”.
A police chase overnight leads to a suspect getting stabbed with a spear in the 100 block of Milliron in Wichita Falls
A group of people from Brazil are here in Abilene to thank locals for playing a role in saving their village. Mission Abilene and a local church raised money to install water purification systems in Brazil.
The newest location is the first on the north side of town, but you have to drive onto the campus of Abilene Christian University to get your cup-o-joe.
Jay and Ratna Devdhara’s love for cooking is what attracted them to opening a Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in their hometown of Snyder. The couple will expand their business with a new location in nearby Sweetwater.
"We're bringing convenient shopping and low prices to Stamford, and the wait is almost over," said store manager Michael Steele. "We look forward to saving Stamford shoppers money so they can live better."
Taylor County to open new voting centers to replace mobile voting units.
The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding Texans in advance of the upcoming November election that Election Identification Certificates are available year-round at all Texas driver license offices
The Alzheimer’s Association – North Central Texas Chapter invites Big Country residents to unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s.
The City of Abilene’s Recreation Division will host the NFL/Gatorade Punt, Pass & Kick local competition on Saturday, September 20.
Three men in Brownwood are found guilty for their involvement in an organized crime ring.
McMurry University students are studying some of the most infamous serial killers in American history in Dr. Jerry Hollingsworth’s sociology class this fall.
Smart's 9-month-long kidnapping ordeal captivated the nation over a decade ago, when she was just 14. She is scheduled to be the keynote speaker at the Alliance for Women and Children's 12th Annual Fall Luncheon.
Taylor County is expecting to open 23 countywide Vote centers on Election Day.
Nga Lone Aung, 38, was indicted last week for a double murder in Northeast Amarillo in June.
The commander of Airbase Volkel in the Netherlands returned to Sheppard Air Force Base Monday for an award. Colonel Peter Tankink was part of Sheppard's Euro-Nato Joint Jet Pilot Training Program, also know as ENJJPT in 1998.
Baird looking to Modernize Animal Control Ordinance to make sure they are still in compliance with Texas animal laws.
Military personnel can receive help locally through the Abilene Chapter of the Military Peer Network.
The City of Abilene Recreation Division will be hosting the first Heels & Wheels Duathlon on Saturday, September 27.
The West Texas Fair and Rodeo saw a major increase in profits this year over 2013.
As part of national Child Passenger Safety Week, Sept. 14-20, the Texas Department of Transportation reminds drivers that free, year-round child safety seat checks are available at the agency’s 25 statewide district offices. Available by appointment, the safety checks are conducted by certified technicians who can determine if your child is properly buckled into an age- and size-appropriate safety seat.
Does it bother you to see tattoos on employees when you're at the store, a restaurant, etc?
More than 1,100 high school students from the Big Country and beyond will arrive in Abilene on Tuesday, Sept. 16, to participate in the Area IV FFA Greenhand Leadership Conference.
Average retail gasoline prices in Texas have fallen 4.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.19/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy.com's daily survey of 13,114 gas outlets in Texas.
Several local businesses gathered on Sunday to support The Salute To Our Troops.
The community of Sweetwater united with the Make a Wish Foundation to put on a parade for a terminally ill six-year-old child.
The fair was generating more than last year's until the rainy and cooler weather rolled through the past two days, says organizers.
A former NFL player paid a visit in Abilene on Saturday and helped brighten the lives of sick children, even for a few minutes.
APD and Texas Rangers continue to investigate the officer-involved shooting that killed 33-year-old Jeffrey Johnson.