Shoppers are not the only one's feeling the pain of rising costs at the grocery store. A number of local food pantries are having a hard time keeping up with a growing demand for food.That's due, in part, to a decrease in assistance from the USDA.
Conjunctivitis, or "Pink Eye", is a very contagious virus passed around easily especially among kids, and one of the top reason kids miss school or daycare, but here are things you can do to reduce your risk.
The TDCJ made a mistake in the online offender information, making it appear as if Paris Bennett, the teen sentenced to 40 years for killing his sister, was up for parole in 2014.
Friends and family members gathered this morning for the funeral for the US Army soldier who graduated from McMurry University a few years ago.
Monday's weather conditions appear fairly average for this time of the year.
Family and friends of the American soldier and McMurry graduate who was killed in action overseas gathered at DFW Airport Saturday as a hero's remains were brought home.
Over 250 guests paid to participate in several activities, from auctions to clay shooting, all to help kids in need of healthcare. We spoke with one local family that says the Children's Miracle Network has literally been a lifesaver for them.
The Catholic Church has rebuked a Suffield, Connecticut priest for participating in his cousin's same-sex wedding in New York.
The West Texas Fair and Rodeo is a major draw for tourists as well as locals to enjoy festivities, and of course, spend money. But this year, many aren't as eager to pull out their wallets.
Incident involving Wylie students was reported to Abilene Police last weekend
The West Texas Fair and Rodeo opened Friday officially.
Another scorcher Friday, with temperatures most likely going to shatter the previous record of 100 degrees.
Some tips to make grocery shopping easier and cheaper...
A quiet night in was quickly interrupted for several Sweetwater residents.
More women in Texas are starting businesses, according to a Small Business Administration survey. Thursday, KTAB News was at the Business Expo, and spoke with one local woman about how she turned her plans into success.
We now know at least 4 human cases of west Nile virus have tested positive in Taylor County, 3 of them in Abilene.
The Taylor County Public Health District reports one woman and three men have tested positive for the mosquito-borne illness.
City health crews have scheduled spraying on 3 consecutive days to kill mosquitoes.
Researchers at Emory University are looking at trauma patients with the hope of preventing PTSD from developing.
A Texas athlete is striving to inspire little girls everywhere as the first female kicker on her high school football team.
Police arrested a man on drug possession charges after a routine traffic stop.
Temperatures, yet again, topping out around 103 degrees Thursday under a few clouds.
About 2500 women use the services provided at the Abilene location.
An Abilene boy will spend the rest of his murder sentence in an adult Texas prison...
It's ok to cheer for your team, but do it carefully, because you could harm your voice...
What started as a favor turned into an armed robbery in the Walmart parking lot -- and it has community members in Eastland on edge.
A local woman survived what could have been a deadly car accident Wednesday morning on Buffalo Gap Road. We visited the scene to find out what new equipment helped save her life.
When it comes to driving etiquette on interstate access ramps in Abilene, it can be rather confusing for drivers.
A West Nile Virus survivor is reaching out to help others...
It was a bittersweet convocation for students and faculty of McMurry University as they honored former football player and alum US Army Staff Sgt. Jeremie Border. Border was killed while serving in Afghanistan during an insurgent attack Saturday.
Dove hunting season started on September 1st, and already, game wardens have dealt with several accidental shootings in the area.
A new study suggests "organic" doesn't necessarily mean "healthier."
Almost 800 north Texans have gotten infected with the West Nile virus.
Although we have reached the unofficial end to summer, temps are going to remain in the triple digits for the next few days.
Charity Lee says her son is still dangerous and will testify against him.
Is it too early to get a flu shot?
McMurry University is mourning the loss of a Warhawk Monday night, killed in action in Afghanistan over the weekend.
Residents in the city of Lawn are under a boil water notice until further notice.
Eastland Police and Texas Highway Patrol are on the hunt for an armed robber Sunday.
With the current state of the economy, many wouldn't dream about starting a business. But one Abilene man managed to turn his unique hobby into a successful business. We had the chance to sit down with him and find out how he did it.
Many people went out to Buffalo Gap over holiday weekend to check out the annual Chili Super Bowl event. We were there today to find out how the celebration benefits the community.
A California couple is celebrating their 77th wedding anniversary this month.
The cost of gasoline is continuing to go up.
Temperatures will be moving back into the upper 90s today and there will be a few more clouds than yesterday, but no rain in the forecast.
Now it's all about crowd control.
We are learning more about the Dyess mother who is charged with child neglect...
Why your children should say no to energy drinks...
For those who think they just can't turn their phones off or ignore an incoming text while on the road, there are now several safe driving apps that claim to make texting while driving safely, possible. We went straight to a safe driving expert to see if any of these apps made the grade.
Tiffany Klapheke explains what led to her child's death.
An Abilene man is going to prison for sexually assaulting a child.
Warmer, drier weather this week, but cooler temperatures overnight.
Knowing how to keep food safe in case of an emergency is important to our health...