Reports of numerous wrecks on slick area roadways came in from across the area Sunday night.
TxDOT crews have begun preparing the roadways for the expected winter weather. Drivers are urged to take caution.
Truck drivers traveling through the Big Country say the weather has delayed their work.
A winter weather system is on its way to the Big Country. Our meteorologists have developed a timeline of the potential impact of this weather system.
Those winter temperatures are on the way but that did not stop dozens of locals in the Alameda Community from being outside today. People from the Alameda Community were planting vegetables today in their first community garden. They say in an area that is low-incomed base, its a step toward helping families have access to healthier food at no cost.
Just in time before the cold front sweeps through the Big Country, members from the Alameda community were planting vegetables today in their first community garden.
Police say when they pulled over a vehicle for speeding the three people inside, started running.
The CDC has discovered a new virus that may have contributed to a Kansas man's death, the agency announced Friday.
Though its broad goals are widely praised, the way the State Use program is run raises questions of fairness and accountability.
Cooper graduate Dominic Rhodes was arrested on a warrant out of Smith County for charges related to child support.
"An officer is not allowed to do this to my child," says Lindsay Hallmark, the mother of the alleged victim.
Today the Jaycees invited the media to come out and meet the Miss Snake Charmer contestants before the Rattlesnake Round-Up that will happen in Sweetwater in March.
The officer accused of using brute force on a 12-year-old boy has been placed on "modified duty" and Chief Standridge has revealed that more investigation is required.
The Abilene Police department arrested 30-year-old Melissa Ceja after she allegedly threatened a witness involved in an ongoing homicide investigation.
Saturday, Feb. 21, will be Snake Appreciation Day at the Abilene Zoo, a special monthly Exploration Day offering extra activities and learning adventures for guests.
The defense rested its case Thursday in the trial of the man accused of killing Chris Kyle, subject of the hit film "American Sniper," and Kyle's friend at a Texas firing range two years ago.
Several digital signs were stolen from the Sam Corn State Farm on South 14th Street.
Tuesday, State Rep. Susan Lewis King filed legislation to reform the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and promote the services of Abilene State Supported Living Center and all other centers to individuals beyond the center.
Governor Greg Abbott today issued five proclamations declaring emergency items to be immediately considered by the 84th Legislature of the state of Texas.
An Abilene teenager accused of murdering 58-year-old Jesse Cortinez by running him over with his car allegedly had an accomplice.
Crime in Callahan County is on the rise, and their four-person sheriff's department is working overtime to keep it all under control.
Firefighters respond to a fire in Clyde.
Many people in Abilene talk about their childhood at Lake Abilene... Unfortunately since last May, the water levels at the lake have been steadily decreasing.
40-year-old Mickey Butler and 20-year-old Nicholas Covington have both been indicted for the murder of Jacob Pinner. Butler also has a charge of Assault Family Violence.
Hardin-Simmons women met this morning for a round table scholarship event with a special guest, Christian music artist Sandi Patty.
An autopsy on the victim in an Abilene murder investigation revealed a single gunshot wound.
Brownwood Police responded to several robbery reports on Wednesday, February 18th and released the following information.
The suspect accused of murdering an Abilene man and then burying his body in Hawley is scheduled to be in court Thursday on a separate charge.
People close to Eddie Ray Routh took the witness stand in his defense Wednesday for the Feb. 2, 2013 killings of American Sniper Chris Kyle and friend Chad Littlefield.
The surviving correctional officer injured in the deadly prison bus crash in January speaks out for the first time about his recovery.
Professionals from AARP are at the downtown public library helping people file their tax returns properly.
Investigators have confirmed that a murder victim's body was found at the location described by a witness.
A man is in trouble with authorities after allegedly abandoning several chihuahua puppies in an Abilene creek bed.
The U.S. is maintaining a list of about two dozen or so top ISIS operatives in Iraq and Syria it hopes to target in airstrikes according to a senior U.S. official.
According to Texas Parks and Wildlife officials, February is also the prime month for breeding season for skunks in Texas.
President Barack Obama, disregarding a government panel's recommendation to appoint an outsider as the next Secret Service director, has chosen the former chief of his personal detail to head the embattled agency, a White House official said on Wednesday.
U.S. Representative K. Michael Conaway (R-Texas) will hold a town hall meeting in the Board Room at the Brownwood Area Chamber of Commerce.
An Abilene man, accused of planning the home invasion of his stepfather's house, was arrested Tuesday after skipping his court date.
Eddie Routh’s mother testified in his defense Tuesday afternoon after the state rested its case in the "American Sniper" murder trial.
Special events, product demonstrations, and informational displays await those who stop by the Taylor County Expo Center to attend their 23rd annual Farm, Ranch, and Wildlife exposition.
The city is working to keep pedestrians safe on a stretch of roadway in south Abilene. Those who walk along the South Danville Drive access road may be at risk due to the lack of sidewalk for pedestrians.
The City of Abilene Recreation Division will host a Mardi Gras inspired Krewe of Barkus dog parade on Saturday, February 21 at 10 a.m.
One person was sent to the hospital after a two car accident on ES 11th Street.
Gov. Greg Abbott, delivering his first major policy address to the Texas Legislature Tuesday, laid out an ambitious agenda for the next two years, including an expansion of pre-kindergarten, massive tax cuts and roads as far as the traffic-glazed eye can see.
More than 30 families who have lost someone to distracted driving gathered Tuesday at the state Capitol to rally support for twin bills that would ban texting while driving in Texas.
After more than a week of presenting evidence and testimony, the state rested their case Tuesday just hours after the defense sought a mistrial in the Eddie Ray Routh "American Sniper" murder trial.
Funeral arrangements have been made for the victim in an ongoing murder investigation.
Austin police say they have found no threat after responding to two apparent bomb threats Tuesday morning, including one in the West Campus area.
Prosecutors showed a Texas court a videotaped confession by a former Marine who apologized for fatally shooting "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and his friend in 2013.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) conducted a traffic stop Thursday on IH-40, yielding over 41 pounds of marijuana valued at over $251,000.