Texas communities are working to find new water sources as lakes levels drop in this ongoing drought. Some cities, like Graham, are making sure every drop counts.
A man has been found guilty of ten counts of possession of child pornography, one count of indecency with a child by sexual contact, and two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child.
The increasing price of beef has been impacting some businesses in Abilene and Lubbock.
One man has been arrested after he was seen assaulting his girlfriend and driving off with their baby in July of 2013.
A rise in interest in the agricultural way of life from younger generations is becoming apparent in livestock shows.
Levelland Police officers shot Jose Antonio Espinoza Ruiz Friday morning at the intersection of 15th Street and Avenue A. Ruiz died from the gunshots.
The city of Stamford has rescinded a boil water notice.
Around 1:20 p.m. the Abilene Fire Department was called to the scene of a single family dwelling structure fire.
The New England Patriots used footballs that were under-inflated in the first half of Sunday's AFC Championship Game against the Indianapolis Colts, evidence so far in the National Football League's investigation has found.
McMurry University has formed an alliance with the Energy Institute at Texas Christian University (TCU) to offer training programs for mineral and royalty owners in Abilene and West Central Texas.
Oil prices have been sinking for months. And while that's good news for most Americans, what happens to towns like Williston, N.D., that have built an entire economy around the oil industry?
You may have heard some say that there is not much for a kid to do in a small town. However, there is one man in Ranger who uses rodeo to combat the problem.
The windshields of three vehicles were shot out by a BB gun on the 4100 block of Vine Street overnight Tuesday.
The string of storage building break-ins continues at the Elmdale Flea Market in Abilene.
A jury decided Thursday night that Angela Lara was not guilty for an animal cruelty charge.
Idalou basketball fans are being accused of shouting racial slurs at a game in Slaton Tuesday night.
People over 55 years old can now find help in Brownwood when it comes to finding work.
A group of Abilene women is pouring their hearts into every stitch.
This week's featured person on the Wheel of Misfortune is Lacresha Scott
TxDOT is working closely with the National Weather Service to follow this winter weather and to determine its potential impact to the Abilene District.
Abilene City Council approved to spend fifty thousand dollars on research for new guidelines on flight paths going into and out of the base.
An Ovalo, TX native is now a top ten contestant in Doritos "Crash the Superbowl" contest.
Abilene police find thousands of dollars in cash along with cocaine inside home of two Abilene women.
The indictment comes after the victim told her mother about the incident.
A Taylor County Sheriff's office sting ends with an indictment.
First Financial Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIN) today reported earnings for the fourth quarter of 2014 of $22.59 million, up 6.35 percent compared with earnings of $21.24 million in the same quarter last year.
Both the defense and the prosecution have rested their case in the recent animal cruelty trial.
Officer Jason Self is out of ICU and his condition has been upgraded to stable.
After much debate and rezoning, the owner of Firehouse Fitness has decided to not open up a new location at 5526 Buffalo Gap Road.
Rep. Randy Neugebauer (TX-19) will join a group of Members of Congress, led by House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), on a visit to the southwest border from January 22nd to January 26th.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added one fugitive and two sex offenders to the Texas 10 Most Wanted lists.
An overturned 18 wheeler blocks traffic on US Highway 83, near Tuscola.
Abilene City Council members approved a proposal to spend $50,000 dollars on a land use study around Dyess Air Force Base.
Last year proved to be a peak year for crime in Abilene.
In the wake of the improper relationship cases within the Abilene Independent School District, Chief Standridge wanted to make clear that the cases involve former school district employees.
City Council has granted approval to Fleet Management for the purchase of several vehicles.
Steve Savage was sworn into City Council this morning after winning the special election earlier this month.
Most of the Big Country will receive rain or a mix of rain and snow for much of the day Thursday, but more snow will develop by afternoon and Thursday night.
A federal investigation has not found enough evidence to charge Darren Wilson with the federal crime of depriving Michael Brown of his civil rights, according to multiple sources familiar with the investigation.
The Taylor County Livestock Show is kicking off today. Find out how the competition is going so far...
We spoke with Taylor County Judge Downing Bolls. Find out what he had to say.
Abilene's Public Library plans to revamp their system to better serve the Big Country Community and get with the times.
The certification hearing for a juvenile charged in connection to the murder of Jesse Cortinez was suppose to be held on Wednesday but has been pushed back to February 11th.
The area of Wylie continues to grow. More people are buying homes and raising families and businesses are benefiting.
Abilene ISD and the Abilene Police Department have begun collaborative efforts to develop better policies and practices for cooperation during AISD investigations.
All four surviving inmates of the deadly prison bus accident have been discharged from Medical Center Hospital in Odessa and transferred to other Texas medical facilities.
Juvenile crime in Sweetwater has drastically gone down in recent years, thanks to one ordinance which keeps kids inside during overnight hours.
William R. Waugh, founder of Taco Bueno, Casa Bonita, Crystal's Pizza, Casa Viva and Burger Street restaurants in the Southwest, died in Dallas at age 79.
TCSO warrant officers and narcotics agents arrested a Knox City man Tuesday for Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child and Abandoning/Endangering a Child.
One person was transported to the hospital Tuesday night after a shooting at the Stonegate Apartment complex.