The driver of the 18-wheeler was transported to the hospital due to a head injury. According to Trooper on scene, the driver climbed his way down the truck.
The City of Abilene Looked Closely into Crosswalk Situation
Moro VFD chose to leave the Rural Fire Committee after disagreeing about a new way that the committee is dispersing funds received from the county.
Funeral arrangements have been set for 19-year-old Kaleb Cory, the former Cooper High School football player who passed away Sunday, July 27, from wounds received during an altercation between himself and another individual at the Grove Apartments in Abilene.
The Board of Directors of the Development Corporation of Abilene (“DCOA”) has named R. Kent Sharp as Chief Executive Officer, replacing Richard Burdine who retired.
For the second year in a row, Abilene and the greater Big Country will play host to the 4-H Shooting Sports State Games event that begins today, Monday, July 28 and runs through Saturday, August 4 at the Callahan County Shooting Complex on FM 18.
Abilene police have identified the man killed Monday night after being struck by a car.
The United Family® is partnering with United Way of Abilene to host the annual K Ready Kids School Supply Drive to benefit children entering kindergarten in the West Central Texas region.
The City of Abilene will be hosting three public budget hearings for the proposed 2014-2015 budget.
The group is believed to have brought one firearm with them, and to have taken one from the victim’s vehicle according to Taylor County Sheriff's Office.
Chief Stan Standridge says that the altercation at The Grove Apartments that left one young man dead and others injured began as a large party that was communicated about on social media.
Neighbors wonder where congregation went
According to Sheriff Bobby Grubbs, Monday morning Brown County CID detectives arrested 35-year-old Kevin Sliger, a primary target of Operation Tangled Web, an investigation into the methamphetamine trafficking in Brownwood and Brown County that has so far netted 54 suspects.
Ambler Avenue commuters will soon have a smoother ride.
Abilene police have arrested a second teenager in connection with the series of windows shot out by BB/air guns this week.
An Abilene Christian University alumnus has made national news after contracting a deadly disease while taking part in a humanitarian effort in west Africa.
Traffic is backed up eastbound along I-20 as far back as FM 600 Monday morning after an 18-wheeler barreled through the guardrail, losing it's load.
18-year-old D'Angelo Bell has been arrested and charged with capital murder, along with aggravated assault and assault of a public servant, in connection with the deadly stabbing at the Grove apartments early Sunday morning that lead to the death of 19-year-old Kaleb Cory. Released
Official documents regarding the recent indictment of Martha "Bit" Whitaker, former regional director for Child Protective Services in Abilene, have directly linked her arrest to the case of Tiffany Klapheke.
Members of The United Family® leadership team joined Brownwood community leaders to break ground at the site of the company’s next United Supermarkets and United Express locations, 300 E. Commerce.
Average retail gasoline prices in Texas have fallen 3.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.38/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 13,114 gas outlets in Texas.
A bikini-clad Paris Hilton chows down on a cheeseburger for Carl's Jr.'s latest advertisement. Does this kind of marketing really work?
A 19-year-old male has died from his injuries after being stabbed during an incident at a north Abilene complex early Sunday morning.
An Abilene man led police in chase at a north Abilene neighborhood while driving with only two tires.
United Supermarkets will hold a groundbreaking ceremony on Monday, July 28th at 8:30 AM for their future location in Brownwood at 300 W. Commerce.
Abilene Regional Medical Center joined the ranks of U.S. health care facilities that have taken measures to reduce their energy consumption, ultimately lowering health care costs without sacrificing the quality of patient care.
Abilene police arrested a man Saturday afternoon after he pointed a gun on an officer during a foot chase.
Six people were taken to the hospital after a two-vehicle wreck Saturday afternoon.
When the counterfeit were first thrown into circulation, they were mostly affecting local retailers. Now that the fake bills have been in circulation for a few weeks they are beginning to affect people who are looking to make a quick buck in their yard. Now they are forced to eat the lost and it's not sitting well with some.
Guardian Exteriors, a nationwide roofing company, made an impact on a local man's life by replacing his roof free of charge.
Abilene Fire Department shares tips for fire prevention.
Police are investigating the theft of more than $80,000 in beer taken from an Abilene business.
The Abilene Police Department has released more details on the accident that sent one officer, Officer Mike Ricker, to the hospital this morning. Officer Ricker has been released from the hospital after being treated for minor injuries after he swerved his motorcycle in order to avoid a dog while driving down T&P Lane.
The newest security measure to protect your info. Motorola says users of its Moto X smartphone can unlock their phones with a digital tattoo.
Just after 7:30 p.m. Thursday night, the Abilene Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the 1900 block of Grand. Upon arrival, there were flames showing from two windows.
A North Texas town's effort to ban hydraulic fracturing may prompt an unprecedented showdown between two powerful rights: a city's authority to shape development inside its borders, and mineral owners' right to tap their resources. The outcome could reshape Texas law at a time when drilling is causing tension in some urban areas.
In Abilene; school recourse officers have a vital role in the children's lives in school. Not only do they have their own office in the school, but they are there everyday with them. Not only protecting them, but mentoring them.
The Abilene Citizens for Fair Government have started a petition to amend term limits for city council members and the Mayor.
City Council voted only to ban the sale and use of E-Cigarettes to minors, but not to regulate the use of them in public.
School is out for the summer and new construction is in session!
American Airlines has released a statement regarding the reported aircraft fire earlier Thursday afternoon. According to an American Airlines representative, there was no visible fire, but the plane returned due to an indicator light in the cockpit.
Police have arrested one woman in connection with the thousands worth of equipment stolen from a north Abilene business on July 17th.
An 18-wheeler carrying approximately 40.55 gallon barrels of industrial glue, originally reported as petroleum, overturned along I-20 at the HWY 277 exit Thursday morning, slowing west bound traffic.
Following a public hearing which began shortly after 9 a.m. Thursday, the Abilene City Council has decided to ban the sale of e-cigarettes to minors below the age of 18, but not add them to a general public ban.
In this week's local health story, Nora Hartfeil investigates the health benefits of essential oils.
An employee at an Alabama elementary school is developing an app to help in the case of a lockdown.
A trooper on scene confirms one person is dead following a major head-on collision on Hwy 277 near View.
Recent numbers indicate drivers involved in accidents are not wearing seat belts.
Find out where your tax dollars may be heading. Taylor County budget hearings are in session for two more days.
An Abilene business owner found burglars had stolen two safes from his business overnight.