As a part of the Light Up a Life campaign tradition, the hospice star will be lit up on Tuesday evening.
An elderly woman smashed her car into the Object de Art Day Spa on South 11th street.
Gas totaling $1.99 is causing big grins as drivers pull up to Wichita Falls pumps.
An Abilene man, accused of planning the home invasion of his stepfather's house, was supposed to be facing a jury Tuesday, but the State filed a continuance of the trial.
A thief doesn't get very far with his stolen loot because of a tracker on one of the devices.
Two sisters are behind bars after being accused of stealing from their mother, who they are the caretakers for.
A North Texas jury is to hear closing arguments in the punishment phase of the trial of a former North Texas public official convicted of capital murder in a revenge plot against prosecutors.
Bill Cosby has kept quiet as the sexual assault allegations against him piled up, but on Monday, his wife, Camille, finally spoke out in defense of her husband.
In 2013, people just wanted to know how to twerk. It was a more innocent time. This year, people wanted to know if they had Ebola.
One man has been transported to the hospital after an 18 wheeler dragged his vehicle down the street.
The top four contestants sang their hearts out hoping to take the title of "The Voice."
An unlikely bunch on Santa's naughty list is working to make the jump onto the nice list by breaking records this holiday season.
Two candidates debated for the first time in Abilene tonight for a spot on the city council.
(CNN) -- Before he was killed in a Sydney cafe, the gunman who held hostages there for more than 16 hours was no stranger to police.
(CNN) -- A Pennsylvania man went on a killing spree in the Philadelphia suburbs Monday morning, taking the lives of his wife and five in-laws, said the district attorney for Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, at a Monday night press conference.
A truck crashes through a home after one driver fails to stop at a stop sign.
The Abilene Police Officers' Association and the Abilene Professional Firefighters' Association are teaming up to host a candidate forum for this year's city council special election.
Australian authorities stormed the cafe where a self-styled Muslim cleric had been holding hostages early Tuesday, killing the gunman and ending a crisis that had paralyzed central Sydney for hours.
Claudia Lacy says she can accept anything: even that her youngest son committed suicide -- if it's proven and explained to her.
A new Walmart Neighborhood Market is opening Wednesday, Dec. 17, following a brief ribbon-cutting ceremony at 7:30 a.m.
Officials in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, are seeking a man suspected in the deaths of six people and the serious wounding of another at three sites near Philadelphia on Monday.
The Brown County Clerk Sharon Ferguson and her office staff received the 2014 Five Star Service Award for Vital Registration from the Texas Department of State Health Services.
The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges announced during its annual meeting recently that the accreditation for Howard Payne University has been reaffirmed for the next ten years.
National Association of Town Watch (NATW) recently announced award winners for the 31st annual National Night Out (NNO), and the Brownwood/Brown County National Night Out event, held on October 7th, was selected for an award for its outstanding participation in the event.
State Rep. Joe Moody introduces bill that would remove the threat of arrest, jail time, and a criminal record for possession of small amounts of marijuana and replace them with a civil fine of $100.
The deadline to vote in the January 13th, City of Abilene - Special Election is Monday, December 15th.
City Council is considering the approval of a $111 million dollar project to pull Abilene through the next few months of the drought.
Dallas firefighters said they evacuated multiple buildings after a 5-alarm fire broke out at a warehouse near Fair Park early Monday morning.
Legislation recognizes Fort Hood massacre was a terrorist attack, not ‘workplace violence’.
It was a good weekend for drivers to fill up. Cheap gas spread across the nation faster than holiday cheer.
Amid mounting allegations against him, Bill Cosby has broken his silence. Well, sort of.
Dr. Ketta Garduno will become the second leader in the history of the Academy of Technology, Engineering, Math & Science after John Martinez announced he has accepted a position in Lubbock ISD.
A northern white rhino has died at a San Diego zoo, leaving only five worldwide and bringing the species closer to extinction.
Average retail gasoline prices in Texas have fallen 7.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.35/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 13,114 gas outlets in Texas.
Workshop will provide information about public transportation services available for seniors, people with disabilities, also known as the 5310 Program
The same frontal systems that impact California also have an affect on West Central Texas.
Residents in Buffalo Gap are seeing a shortage in their well water from the lack of rain.
An Abilene man was arrested after assaulting a woman and holding her against her will in a hotel bathroom.
North Korea on Sunday presented to the media an American who says he illegally crossed into the country but has not been put into custody and is seeking asylum in Venezuela.
Washington (CNN) -- Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush said he will release 250,000 emails from his two terms in office and write an eBook outlining his governing philosophy during an interview aired Sunday.
Investigators from DPS and SAPD arrested nine local men during a week long investigation involving the online solicitation of minors.
The House of Representatives gave the Senate more time to approve a $1.1 trillion spending bill on Friday, but a conservative revolt late Friday night is forcing the Senate to come to work Saturday to continue its work.
Scammers are targeting senior citizens this holiday season.
Graduation caps were thrown in celebration after hundreds of ACU students became college graduates tonight.
It's national ugly Christmas sweater day and we'll show some in Abilene who celebrated it.
A vehicle failed to turn in a turning lane, colliding with oncoming traffic.
U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) issued the following statement after the Senate passed the FY2015 Defense Authorization bill, including a provision based on legislation he authored making victims of the November 2009 terrorist attack at Fort Hood eligible to receive the Purple Heart.
An Abilene man, who plead guilty to robbing a 71-year-old woman, was sentenced in court Friday.
According to Abilene Police, scammers are not only targeting strangers. Some scammers are targeting their own family members.
America’s surging trade deficit with China has cost more than 3.2 million U.S. jobs, 304,700 alone in Texas.