A Major with the Royal Malaysian Air Force was caught in San Angelo attempting to smuggle a gun from San Angelo to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
The Abilene Police Department continues to concentrate enforcement on South Danville and South Clack near Buffalo Gap and Southwest Drive.
Multiple Easter events will be taking place on Saturday, April 19, at churches and in communities around the Big Country. Here are just a few.
Malik Obama has checked into the Abilene airport following his participation Friday in a Peaceful Solution Character Education Program at the House of Yahweh.
Rough Creek (Novice) VFD will be hosting a barbeque fundraiser on Saturday, April 19 at the Novice school gym from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Col. Jeffrey Brown, 317th Airlift Group commander, along with U.S. Representatives Randy Neugebauer and Mike Conaway will dedicate Dyess’ first ever C-130J simulator at 2 p.m April 22.
Abilene State Park has announced that the pool will be closed for the 2014 season as repairs could not be made in time.
The Abilene Fire Department has confirmed that four juveniles, two 12-year-olds and two 11-year-olds, have been identified in connection with the large pallet fire on Ruidoso street on April 11.
One Clyde Woman Remembers the West Blast a Year Later
Even on the windiest of days, if there's litter in Jamie Villegas's neighborhood, it won't be there for long.
A formerly fired police officer, Frank Saylors, is running for City Commissioner in Eastland.
The fire started in a storage shed on CR 336 in Taylor County.
Many people are dealing with allergies from different types of pollen, but did you know what you eat can also bring on the sneezing and watery itchy eyes? Well it can, and most people don't even realize their food is the culprit.
The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) today approved by resolution financial assistance in the amount of $10,495,004, consisting of a $7,395,000 loan and $3,100,004 in loan forgiveness from the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund to the City of Ballinger (Runnels County).
The Taylor County Sheriff’s Office has released details on the assault that took place Thursday afternoon when a son allegedly struck his father in the head with a hammer following an argument.
The Brownwood Area Chamber of Commerce recently gave a donation to the Lyric Theatre in Downtown Brownwood to help with the historic theatre's restoration project which is currently underway.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has released the updated Texas Gang Threat Assessment, which was developed to provide a broad overview of gang activity in the state of Texas.
Business owners whose businesses were affected by the fire in the Shady Oaks Shopping Center Tuesday afternoon in Eastland are being allowed back in Thursday.
The House of Yahweh has sent out a release in response to the charges that have been brought against Tsephanyah Yisrayl Hawkins, 54, for allegedly threatening to kill a local judge, along with members of a law firm hired by the House of Yahweh for legal representation.
Tomato plants can be a big hit in the spring and summertime. Knowing when to plant them is a common question.
The city of Albany will be getting a Wal-Mart Express just outside of the city limits on Highway 6 to the south.
Global Samaritan Resources is pleased to announce Condoleezza Rice will speak at our fall benefit event in Abilene.
The Potosi Volunteer Fire Department created a new flier in hopes to remind people they are needing a new station.
A high ranking member of the House of Yahweh in Callahan County has been arrested for allegedly threatening the life of a Taylor County State District Judge.
Does your toddler seem overly fussy and have trouble calming him or herself? It can be stressful, especially for new parents, but new research says plopping your child in front of the TV isn't always the best option.
The Eastland Community Helps Store Owners
The Abilene Police Department and Abilene Mayor Norm Archibald have released statements in honor of local Public Safety Dispatchers and the work they do year round to help keep people in this area safe and healthy.
Tyrell Daniels, 20, of Abilene, Texas, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Sam R. Cummings, to 188 months in federal prison following his guilty plea in December 2013 to one count of producing child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Sarah R. Saldaña of the Northern District of Texas.
Registration for the City of Abilene Recreation Division Summer Playground Camp starts on Wednesday, April 16. Registration is available online at www.abilenetx.com/recreation or in person at the Community Services Office located at 633 Walnut Street.
Firefighters from Eastland, Carbon and Cisco were called out to a major house fire in Cisco Wednesday afternoon.
A Sweetwater woman was killed Tuesday morning in a two vehicle crash along US Highway 180 about 11.1 miles west of Roby.
Sir Paul McCartney Reached Out to Lubbock, Asking to Play Concert in Buddy Holly’s Hometown
A high-ranking official in the House of Yahweh is in custody on charges that he threatened to kill a local judge, along with members of a law firm hired by the House of Yahweh for legal representation.
The Abilene Zoo is hosting Breakfast with the Easter Bunny this weekend.
The Abilene Christian University Police Department has released a statement announcing they have concluded their investigation into the fake parking tickets that were left on student cars.
Business owners of Shady Oaks Shopping Center in Eastland stood outside in disbelief as they watched firefighters battle a massive fire late Tuesday afternoon.
The sights, sounds, and flavor of the old west will come alive for more than 3000 area school children as they visit Hardin-Simmons University’s Western Heritage Day, April 17, 2014.
An international flight from Cabo San Lucas had to make an emergency landing at the Abilene Regional Airport due to depressurization issues.
Tuesday, the Autism and Law Enforcement Coalition teamed up with REACH to train first responders on how to deal with autistic individuals in emergency situations.
The 46th annual Central West Texas Regional Water School will hold the “Best Tasting Water Contest” at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 in the main foyer of the Abilene Civic Center located at 1100 N. 6th St.
Steven Edward Robb, 59, of Abilene, Texas, appeared Tuesday before U.S. Magistrate Judge E. Scott Frost in federal court in Abilene, and pleaded guilty to one count of receipt of child pornography.
United will be giving away free beans and cornbread on tax day as a way to give tax payers a needed break from the stress that often comes with filing taxes.
A woman has been transported to the hospital after an early-morning house fire.
Family and friends are coping with the loss of 64-year-old Jesus Tijerina.
AISD announces their weather make up days.
Monday afternoon, the board honored outgoing member Laura Dyer with a reception.
It turns out, the city of Abilene did have an open case on the property for the clean up, but we also found out that this fire was years in the making.
About 50 million Americans suffer from allergies, and this spring could be even worse due harsh winter conditions.
Several people facing federal conspiracy charges in Colorado City following a major drug bust after an FBI investigation were back in federal court Monday in order to change their plea.
A new Wal-Mart Express may be coming to the city of Merkel.