Several War Hawks traveled to Sachse to attend the funeral of Billy Cole III.
The massive grass fire in Maryneal has been contained.
A grand jury indicted Gov. Rick Perry on Friday on charges of abuse of power and coercion as part of an ethics inquiry into his veto of funding for the state’s public integrity unit
Dozens of Dyess airmen and their families were treated to the ultimate Dallas Cowboys experience with the help of two local companies.
The Abilene Community Theatre held a garage sale Saturday to help purchase a new air conditioner for its second building.
Women with no insurance or Medicaid were given the opportunity for a screening at the Abilene Taylor County Public Health District.
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Some Brown County senior citizens hope to get commissioners to approve a tax freeze.
Federal health officials have been keeping a close eye on the mosquito borne virus called chikungunya as more cases are reported nationwide. Now a new vaccine is in development to prevent the illness.
The following release from Dr. Kent Brantly, the Abilene Christian University graduate who has been recovering from the Ebola virus, was distributed by Samaritan’s Purse.
31-year-old John Morales of Abilene has been indicted after an underaged girl gave birth to what DNA evidence showed to be his child.
Eastland County Water Supply District has completed the repairs to the water line that supplies the City of Eastland.
Identity theft can happen anywhere, including here in Abilene, and a recent arrest serves as proof.
According to an arrest affidavit, 28-year-old Dusten Rawls is accused of breaking into a home while the owners were away on August 3.
In Texas, there is a traffic crash about every 20 minutes involving a driver under the influence of alcohol. The Texas Department of Transportation hopes to lower this staggering statistic with the launch of its annual Labor Day “Drink. Drive. Go to Jail.” campaign, which reminds drivers and motorcyclists to avoid drinking and driving or else face severe consequences.
The Lubbock Police Department has released a statement on the investigation into the deadly officer-involved wreck that lead to the death of 2013 Wylie High School graduate, 20-year-old Morgan Lee.
Lynn Beard, Administrative Sergeant for the Abilene Police Department (APD), graduates today, August 15, 2014, from the Leadership Command College – Class 71 of the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas.
New licenses for the 2014-15 hunting and fishing seasons go on sale Friday, August 15.
The south bound lanes of 83/84 were closed temporarily Friday morning near where the road splits coming into Abilene due to an 18-wheeler accident.
Thursday night emergency personnel performed a water rescue on the south side of Kirby Lake in Abilene.
An Abilene pastor saw a need to help the hungry and wanted to help. In the beginning, Reverend Izaiar Lankford used his own money to buy the food. However, now that his weekly soup kitchen has grown, donations make it possible.
An Abilene High football player receives a donation to help with his recovery after waking up from a 3 month coma.
The Abilene City Council voted Thursday to deny a man his appeal to obtain a taxi permit due to allegations against him, though the man has not yet been formerly charged.
With triple digit temperatures on the horizon, Abilene Animal Services would like to remind pet owners to take precautions to keep their pets safe in the heat.
The Abilene City Council approved a partial closure of Campus Court Thursday after residents expressed concerns over the road being connected in future to an I-20 access road.
Living in a sunny climate can have its advantages. Solar panels are a fairly new form of electricity. Taylor grand apartments are using them to power their clubhouse. Susan Wilson works the front desk.
Rio Grande City Mayor Ruben Villarreal is among the few public officials on the border welcoming the presence of National Guard troops to deal with the surge of illegal immigration.
Brownwood Independent School District could soon lower taxes if a proposed rate of $1.25 per $100 valuation is passed on August 25th.
Abilene Fire Training Prepares Volunteer Firefighters
Brittany and Dayne get soaked for ALS!
For Josh Hale's birthday instead of asking for presents he asked to build a lemonade stand.
A breast cancer survivor opens up specialty store for women who have had a mastectomy.
A 76-yewar-old woman has been transported to the hospital after a major accident along Willis and South 21st.
The Chick-fil-A along Southwest drive has finished installing the new drive-thru, and it is now operational.
Hear the entire original statement given Tuesday by Taylor County Judge Downing Bolls regarding insurance payments for county employees.
It has been confirmed by DPS that McMurry football player Billy Cole III was killed Tuesday night in a Callahan County crash along I-20, just 3 miles East of Putnam.
The 2014 Relay for Life proved to be another successful event with Brown County raising more than $54,000 to support the fight against cancer. Sponsors of the event raised $19,000, while 38 teams raised $35,000. Ten teams each raised more than $1,000. The top fundraising team for the event was “Team Cade,” who raised over $5,000.
Due to rain and mud the City of Abilene Recreation Services Division was forced to cancel the August 8th Movie in the Park. The Division will now show “The Nut Job” at the Movie in the Park on Friday, August 15th at 9:00 p.m.
Owners of an Abilene car lot, along with several employees, have helped police catch a car thief.
Attorneys on both sides of the courtroom fight over an abortion regulation that could shut down most of the state's remaining clinics will present their closing arguments on Wednesday.
Health professionals in Abilene want people suffering from serious depression to know help is available in the Key City.
A deputy says a vehicle crossed the median on I20 in Callahan County, causing a head-on crash.
Taylor County volunteer firefighters are facing a new and changing landscape, requiring them to have bigger, better equipment, and a place to house that equipment.
We all know dental hygiene is extremely important, but sometimes our brushing habits could do more harm than good.
Teleperformance is preparing to hire 300 agents for its call center operation in Abilene, Texas, as the global outsourcing giant presses ahead to garner a larger chunk of contracts emanating from the Obama administration's healthcare law.
Residents of the city of Ranger, and anyone who uses water supplied by the Morton Valley Water Supply Corporation (MVWSC), are asked to begin conserving water immediately beginning Tuesday, August 12.
Firefighters are have successfully knocked down a fire near FM 707 and HWY 277.
Thousands of dollars worth of equipment have been stolen from a northwest Abilene job site.
Brownwood ISD taxpayers will see their property tax bills drop if the proposed tax rate gets ratified on August 25. Deputy Superintendent Kevin Gabaree reported to the school board Monday night that the district's proposed tax rate of $1.2547 per $100 valuation represents a five cent drop in the total tax rate.
The Abilene Fire Department responded to a fire Tuesday morning in the 800 Block of Highland.