The Paint Creek community is mourning the loss of a 14-year-old girl killed in a traffic accident Monday morning involving six students who were on their way to school at the time.
And while there are drills every year to prepare teachers to respond to emergencies, the non-hesitant and compassionate reaction from Paint Creek teachers this week is something the superintendent says can't be taught.
Buyers & retailers beware -- the Taylor Co. Sheriff's Office is cracking down on tobacco sales to minors.
were able to harness the ability to collect specialized cells in the
immune system, train them, and reactivate the individual's immune system
to then attack prostate cancer cells," explained Dr. Patel.
Paying at the pump allowed identity thieves to fill up phony credit cards with customer's account numbers.
The amount of graffiti in the Key City is down, and a year-old program may be the reason.
With most Americans planning to attend or throw a Superbowl party this
weekend, many are using this week to "super-size" their T.V.
Abilene Regional Airport could soon be a few steps closer to adding a new flight destination.
The Taylor County jail has passed inspection.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) was called to the scene of a fatal crash in Haskell County Tuesday morning.
In his State of the State address, Gov. Rick Perry called on lawmakers to allow South Texas to tap the Permanent University Fund, a substantial pot of money that only certain universities in the University of Texas System and Texas A&M University System are granted access to by the Texas Constitution.
Abilene fire investigators are still looking for the cause of the fire that damaged a shop near downtown Abilene.
Police are still searching for the suspect of an assault that happened
earlier Tuesday morning at a home on South 11, however, they have
released a few more details on the assault.
At a meeting Tuesday morning, Taylor County Commissioners decided to re-instate the burn ban.
Abilene ISD will be hosting a public meeting to discussed the proposed boundary changes for AISD elementary schools.
Watch a live feed of the State of the State address at 11 a.m.
The McMurry Theatre Department is proud to present Picasso at the Lapin
Agile, written by comedy
legend, Steve Martin, as their Spring Dinner Theatre production.
So, a few sprinkles moving through the northern half of the Big Country
Tuesday morning as a weak line of storms tracks along a dry-line to our
One has died from injuries, two others remain in serious condition.
Proposals on the table to cut sports at McMurry University.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, norovirus is the most common cause of stomach illness in the United States. Each year 70-thousand people are hospitalized from noroviruses, which also cause about 20 million illnesses and around 800 deaths, but now health experts are reporting a stronger strain of the virus out of Australia that has made its way to the United States.
A deadly accident over the weekend has some people questioning the safety of a busy Abilene intersection.
A special chapel service was held at Abilene Christian University to remember Lindsey Smith and others in Friday's accident. But for one group, it was like losing their sister.
A sudden blast totaled a car in the middle of a packed parking lot, moments before the driver was about to get in it.
Aviation engineer Dr. Paul Moller said his dream of flying "Skycars" is
about to come true, thanks to a business joint venture announced
An Abilene man was arrested for pointing a laser pointer.
The Texas State Department of Health is offering flu shots in Cisco Tuesday.
An Abilene dollar store was robbed earlier this afternoon.
A new Goodwill store is up and running in the Key City.
Officials in Haskell County have confirmed that one person has died following a wreck Monday morning south of Paint Creek.
Texas' Republican leadership is adamant that Texas will not expand Medicaid, a major tenet of federal health reform. A report by the state's former deputy comptroller and former chief revenue estimator suggests that would be short-sighted.
The World Famous Harlem Globetrotters will play at the Brownwood Coliseum on Tuesday, January 29.
Funeral for Jeff Davis on Tuesday; Services for Lindsey Smith set for Thursday
Abilene Christian University students and faculty members gathered
Monday morning for a memorial service for the student who was killed in a
traffic accident near the Abilene airport.
Callahan Country Commissioners decided to re-instate the burn ban Monday.
TxDOT blitzes game-day drinking and driving and urges fans to "P.A.S.S." their keys for the Super Bowl.
A pickup truck driver was hurt in a one-vehicle accident just south of Abilene Monday morning.
Officers respond to a fight between two roommates that escalated into an attack with a pocket knife.
Under the Texas Constitution, state lawmakers are not prohibited from authoring or voting on measures that stand to benefit them, so long as they benefit all others in similar circumstances. But the common practice of lawmakers carrying bills or serving on committees that could directly affect their lives or livelihoods still has critics.
Albany will soon be host to one of the most famous names in Major League Baseball.
A foggy start to this morning for areas from Abilene to the east.
Due to warranty and maintenance work to the City of Eastland's water
systems, citizens can expect to see water running down the streets
Monday, January 28.
We have an update tonight on the condition of those injured in the Highway 36 wreck.
The Abilene Christian University community gathered tonight for an evening of prayer and memories for their classmate, Lindsey Smith, and Jeff Davis, who died in the Highway 36 wreck Friday night.
The finest cars in all of Texas were at the civic center this weekend for the world of wheels car show.
The president of ACU held a small news conference Saturday afternoon to address any questions regarding the deadly two-car collision.
A deadly wreck in South Abilene claimed the life of an 18-year-old motorcyclist Saturday evening.
The woman who was one of the first on the scene of an accident on Highway 36 and Potosi Road speaks out about what she saw, and how she was able to help.
It was a night of bag pipes and haggis at the National Center for Children's Literacy.
Two people were sent to the hospital Saturday night with life-threatening injuries after a wreck in South Abilene.