A nationwide growing problem with heroin usage is mirrored in the Big Country, specifically Abilene.
So far, the district's had four snow closures. With two days taken care of, it must now move forward in supplementing the remaining two days.
A 3-year-old little girl was found on Saturday by two strangers stuck in ice on her bicycle at the intersection of South 11th Street and Rodgers Street.
A carnival in Abilene is off to a slow start because of the low temperatures and snowy weather.
Driving in these types of conditions is something that even veteran truck drivers say you can never really master.
Following last Sunday's icy weather, TxDOT anticipated another winter storm to follow and prepared accordingly.
The father of 20-year-old Daniel Becker says while his son is guilty of the crime he's accused of, he had reasons for his actions and shouldn't be judged so harshly by the public.
One part of the jury selection process involved having prospective jurors fill out a questionnaire based on this specific case. We shared that questionnaire on our website and on Facebook, and since then, we've received a lot of feedback from viewers.
It's been nearly six months since the disappearance of Amber Lowery. Today, it was confirmed by investigators in Comanche County that the remains found near the Lowery residence last July are that of Amber.
The flu season came a little early this year, but its yet to even begin to reach its peak. And officials say without the flu vaccine, people of all ages could be hit hard.
Even though she's in a Fort Worth hospital on her birthday, members at a Cisco church gathered tonight to celebrate the birthday of a 12-year-old girl who was kidnapped and stabbed on yesterday.
It's going on the ninth day since Hardin Simmons graduate, Brendan John Boyd, was heard from by friends and family. Abilene police and those close to him are asking for the public's help in locating him.
By now, cotton season here in West Texas is usually over, and farmers have moved on to sowing the next crop. But that's not the case this go around due to recent winter storms.
It's been official for almost 24 hours now. 2 014 is here. But before we go any further into the new year, let's take a look back at some of the top stories that came from the Big Country in 2013.
New Year's Resolutions are often made, but in very few cases do people see their resolution to the end. One Abilene woman is the exception, and is happy with the progress she's made on her 2013 fitness resolution.
The PGA found a way to say thank you to its fans after their overwhelming support. A 50 percent sale on all items took place at the merchandise tent.
Jason Dufner's winnings aside, the endorsements headed his way will be life-changing.
The PGA may not get an official report card but we took our own poll and fans from across the course had a hard time finding flaws with the way things were done.
Jason Dufner shot a two under 68 Sunday to win the 95th PGA Championship.
At the PGA, thousands of volunteers make sure things run smoothly. They come from across the country and beyond. But there is one special man who has been around for quite some time.
A round of golf can take a while, and that means the crowds get hungry.
There are close to 7,000 volunteers at Oak Hill Country Club. The only ones allowed inside the ropes on the course are the walking scorers.
Nearly 260 media outlets are in Rochester for the PGA championship. Some newspaper reporters traveled extremely long distances to be at Oak Hill.
The on-site meteorologist the PGA Championship track everything from lightning to rain and even fair weather to keep play on track.
The game of golf literally translates as a drive for one PGA golfer- a drive that takes him and his family from one tournament to the next in an RV.
John Kucko delivers the update from Round Two the PGA championship.
Rain has put a damper on the golf action at Oak Hill Country Club but it has not been a wash-out.
Fashion in golf has certainly changed over the years. Some of the best golfers in the world are not just experts at driving and putting, but they are also fashionistas.
One of the first things you notice when you enter the grounds of Oak Hill Country Club is the giant oak trees.
Practice rounds are over and it is a whole different course when it comes to what is appropriate and what is not.
Some PGA attendees are willing to battle the crowds and follow them the whole time, but for those who are not so brave, enter FanVision!
The PGA brings hundreds of thousands of people excited about the game, but the event is also for the food lovers too.
When it comes to get close to the pros for golf fans, it is all about location, location, location.
PGA crowds are giving Rochester restaurants a boost in business. The Back Nine Network listed the Genesee Brewery and Dinosaur Bar-B-Que as part of a feature on things to do in Rochester.
It's also a big day for more than a dozen kids in the Boys and Girls Club of Rochester, who got the chance to tour the greens and got to see what it was like to live like a pro.
Call it a twist of fate or a coincidence, but the people responsible for preparing the golf courses for the masters, the U.S. Open and the PGA Championship this summer are all Penn State graduates.
Taylor Made golfers will be sporting special Rochester golf bags and head covers during the PGA Championship at Oak Hill.
Ashley Zilka talked with one young fan at the PGA Championship at Oak Hill C.C. Wednesday morning who was looking for a Phil Mickelson autograph.
Plenty of action at Oak Hill Country Club for Day 3 of the 95th PGA Championship
Day 2 of the PGA championship saw record-setting attendance.
Tens of thousands of golf fans walk through the Gates of Oak hill each day. That is why security makes safety a number one priority before people even get on the grounds.
At Oak Hill you will find a parking lot full of trucks. Each one represents a different company like Nike or Taylormade. Inside them, you will see employees busy working.
There's a lot of big money being poured into the PGA Championship. The state of New York is pulling out all the stops to help market New York, out at Oak Hill Country Club. Last year the state spent $19 million to attract visitors. This year it's spending $60 million, and part of that money is being spent on the big golf event in Rochester.
The PGA of America is more than just golf it is about helping and donating to local charities.
Many people don't know it, but Kilbourn Road is not the original home of Oak Hill. Nothing would be here if the founding fathers of this country club hadn't made a gut-wrenching choice.
It is a really interesting job. There are two crews- one morning and one evening. The work does not stop until every single player is off the area.
Phil Mickelson, Tom Watson, and Tiger Woods among those who began practicing early Tuesday morning at Oak Hill Country Club in preparation for Thursday's opening round of the PGA Championship.
Volunteers from across the country and beyond are part of the grounds crew at Oak Hill during the PGA Championship.
Oak Hill Country Club is a huge place, and when you come out here, unless you have been here before, you are probably going to be confused as to what do and where to go.
Professional golfers take the course for day 2 of practice round at the PGA Championship at Oak Hill Country Club