A maintenance worker calls APD after he notices a man inside an empty apartment.
The governor likes to talk about the state's low tax burden when he's selling companies on Texas. He's right about that, but only sometimes. Taxes are low for individuals, but not for businesses.
Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) – Big Country Area invites you to support more than 1,000 area athletes during a Night Under the Stars benefit concert on October 11.
Average retail gasoline prices in Texas have fallen 4.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.10/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 13,114 gas outlets in Texas.
ABILENE, TX-Owners brought their pets of all shapes and sizes to receive a blessing from a local priest.
ABILENE, TX- The man who was air lifted to Hendrick Medical Center after a single-vehicle crash in Tye is recovering slowly.
ABILENE, TX- A man who allegedly stabbed a woman and evaded arrest Friday afternoon was taken to jail and released Saturday.
ABILENE, TX-Movie goers will have to wait another day to watch the latest flicks at a south Abilene movie theatre.
Texans only have one more day to register to vote in the November 5th election.
MERKEL, TX-Police are still investigating what caused a fire in Merkel late Saturday morning. Its believed to be arson.
ABILENE, TX- An Abilene man is in jail after he fought with officers during his arrest.
ABILENE, TX-A strange incident early Saturday morning left a woman with minor injuries after she drove her car into a duplex and tried driving away.
ABILENE, TX-Connecting Caring Communities (CCC) held their 3rd annual Community Celebration at the Alameda neighborhood Saturday morning.
ABILENE, TX-The city of Abilene's Animal Services and Recreation Division sponsored the first annual 'Mingle With Your Mutt Night' at Nelson Park early Saturday evening.
ABILENE, TX-Solid Groove Music Festival held its ninth annual music and crafts show at Play Faire Park early Saturday afternoon.
ABILENE, TX- The Dyess We Care Team is known to help the community through cars washes and maintenance projects, but it's a paint job early Saturday morning that's become very special.
Wesley Givan, an Early local, decided to join the Peace Corps after college. Wesley spent two years in west Africa, helping a small village develop and learn new ideas.
The Dallas Morning News released the pictures.
A new study from the American Cancer Society followed more than 73,000 women for 17 years.and found postmenopausal women whose only exercise is walking an hour a day still reduce their chances of getting breast cancer 14 percent. Women who engage in more vigorous exercise lower their risk even more - 25 percent. Current guidelines recommend adults do at least two and a half hours of moderate exercise, or 75 minutes of vigorous activity per week. But, studies show less than half of U.S. women do even that much. Researchers say it doesn't have to be a marathon. A leisurely walk every day can still make a big difference.
A 30 percent chance for rain and thunderstorms Friday night and Saturday morning, and much cooler..
Follow the local games as they unfold.
Baird residents are striving to make improvements to their decades old park.
McMurry Students prepare for Homecoming traditions.
It's common to see families divided by the Crosstown Showdown, but it's not very common to find a situation like that of Abilene High lineman Joshua Hunter and his dad, James, who was a linebacker for the Cougars.
A woman has been stabbed on the 1400 block of Kirkwood.
Upton County is reporting that all schools in McCamey have been placed on lock-down due to a threat from a man claiming to be seeking revenge for his father.
Police stop a motorist on suspicion of drug activity, and find that both the passenger and driver have something to hide.
City officials are proposing a $1 zoo admission increase. The Abilene Zoological Association voted to raise the cost last month, and they are asking the city council to go along with it.
The Taylor County Sheriff's Office will team with Air Evac, Metrocare, and Texas Parks and Wildlife to take part in the local Kmart store's "Safety Weekend," this Saturday and Sunday.
The City of Abilene will be hosting a fun movie night for dogs and their owners.
While many associate red wine with heart health, and beer as more of a party beverage--experts are now saying that throwing back a cold one can keep you healthy!
A benefit golf tournament will be hosted on Saturday to benefit the family of local paramedic Nick Barton who was injured in a motorcycle accident in Fisher County in August.
Texas is ranked second in the nation in video game employment. And Texas' unusually generous incentive arrangements for video gaming companies are at least part of the reason.
Erika Walker is selling duct tape flowers for $1 a piece. Walker says she gets her inspiration from her aunt, who tragically lost her battle to the disease.
With interstates getting people from point "A" to point "B" faster, some might say the thrill of an adventure is gone. The Texas Historical Commission is working to bring the flare that Route 66 has to the Bankhead Highway.
A cold front late Friday night brings about much cooler weather for the weekend ...
Tuesday, hospital representatives and doctors from across the country were in north Texas to get a glimpse of the next stage of patient care. For just two hours the Irving convention center looked more like a science fair, the future of medicine on display. From bionics to robots in hospitals, this expo is helping showcase some modern medical marvels.
Badger Kuts is offering the service in Merkel.
The National Retail Federation releases how they think the government shutdown will affect seasonal jobs and holiday sales.
A Texas father is defending the unique way he chose to punish his son for bullying.
The Brown County Sheriff's Office has released a statement expressing remorse for the recent death of a former Brown County Sheriff's Deputy who was killed in the line of duty.
In response to dozens of domestic commissaries shutting down Wednesday as a part of the government shutdown, Sam’s Club has decided to help out the affected communities and military members.
New safety features are being added to the infamous “Thrill Hill,” a steep section of Brown County Road 553, which intersects with CR 225 at the #2 tee box of the Brownwood Country Club.
Shots were heard at Capitol Hill early Thursday afternoon. Police are still responding, but reports are now largely saying that the situation has calmed down.
The Abilene-Taylor County Public Health District will hold a clinic to provide flu vaccinations on Monday, Oct. 7 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 850 N. 6th St.
Some families who live in the central Texas community of West will finally be getting some of the money that people donated for them.
During the fall many butterflies fly south to Mexico, making Texas a common place for Monarchs. Certain plants can help them survive.
Bike for Kids’ Sake, which benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters, will take place on Saturday, October 5.
Every year hundreds of men are diagnosed with prostate cancer right here in Taylor County. Now, patients needing surgery no longer have to head to the Metroplex for the latest treatment.
In an on going effort to improve safety and relieve congestion, the Texas Transportation Commission recently approved funding of 8.3 million dollars to convert two-way area frontage roads to one-way frontage roads.