Clean black fur, same great smile, and a big blue collar show the dog named Bob Marley has found a home. "He's sweet and cuddly and that's what I wanted," says Allie Dunn. In July of last year Rescue the Animals, SPCA rescued 25 severely neglected and starving animals off a property in Gorman. Those animals ranged from ducks to cats, but the majority were dogs; and that majority included Bob Marley.
A rise in interest in the agricultural way of life from younger generations is becoming apparent in livestock shows.
Abilene City Council approved to spend fifty thousand dollars on research for new guidelines on flight paths going into and out of the base.
An Ovalo, TX native is now a top ten contestant in Doritos "Crash the Superbowl" contest.
A man was shot three times around 7:30 Tuesday night at Abilene's Stonegate Apartments. He says he has no idea who shot him and neighbors are worried.
The certification hearing for a juvenile charged in connection to the murder of Jesse Cortinez was suppose to be held on Wednesday but has been pushed back to February 11th.
The area of Wylie continues to grow. More people are buying homes and raising families and businesses are benefiting.
The Middleton Prison Unit is planning to build a memorial plaque that will be placed at their transportation building in honor of the two officers killed in the bus wreck near Odessa.
Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst (R) delivered the GOP's response.
Taylor County Judge Bolls, Abilene Mayor Norm Archibald, and the superintendents from Abilene ISD and Wylie ISD all gathered together Tuesday morning for the eighth annual State of the City Address.
A mother of three is fatally shot at her boyfriend's home in Baird over the weekend
Abilene Police are searching for a male suspect after an aggravated robbery in the Mall of Abilene parking lot outside Best Buy.
An Abilene man is in custody after leading police on a short foot chase near Abilene High School
For more than twenty years, citizens of Abilene have come together to appreciate history and each other.
Texas Rangers are investigating a deadly shooting that happened in Baird over the weekend.
The West Texas Rehab is having their 45th Annual Auction and the bidding ends at 11:59, January 17th.
Texas’ longest-serving governor, Rick Perry, taking over office in 2000. Perry used his farewell speech Thursday to call for greater bipartisanship and political compromise, leaving many to wonder of an expected 2016 presidential run.
A volunteer fire department in Stephens Co. will benefit from a Fire Equipment Grant presented by the Texas A&M Forest Service.
The community of Baird is coming together to pray and raise funds for one of their own involved in the deadly prison bus wreck on Wednesday.
Upcoming bond projects to renovate streets are causing residents to speak-out about proposed locations and the hefty price tag.
The number of mothers who choose to birth at home are is the rise, including the number of mothers electing a water birth.
Abilene Public Works has proposed a $45,000,000 project to fix of city streets that will appear in May's bond election.
The Chief is concerned with the way the AISD Superintendent has handled, not only the investigation on Michael Trook, but now a second AISD employee/student relationship. AISD says the miscommunication is on both sides.
Steve Savage had an early lead all night and came out on top over his opponent Joy Ellinger. Savage took in more than half of the votes tonight while Ellinger only received forty-two percent.
An ambulance was involved in a two vehicle crash in North Abilene.
The owner says she was only inside for 15 minutes before she witnessed a man taking off with her truck.
Residents of Ranger were asked to conserve water today as pumps were shut off to allow for the installation of new water lines.
A fire destroyed a home Sunday afternoon in Breckenridge. The house fire was located at 1300 W. Lindsey . The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
Before tossing the ashes from your fire place, make sure you let them cool down first.
Multiple wrecks, due to winter weather, could be seen on US 84 between Sweetwater and Snyder.
Residents in the area say that they are happy to see the city pumping seven million galls per day of treated water into the lake and are hopeful of the future.
Beef prices continue to increase and it's having an impact on local barbeque restaurants, not only in costs but menu options.
The small town of Snyder experienced quite the earthquake on Tuesday. Measuring at a 3.5 on the Richter Scale, the earthquake shook windows and computer monitors and knocked over lamps.
One person was taken to the hospital after a two vehicle wreck in South Abilene.
An Abilene native saved a woman from a burning building in Irving, Texas.
December's icy conditions have delayed some cotton farmers from harvesting their crop.
While some people are spending the first day of 2015 home from work, emergency responders haven't taken a day off. Since the icy road conditions and winter weather started, emergency crews have been working around the clock.
As you bundle up to stay warm in this winter weather, some Abilene organizations are asking for your help to do the same for those less fortunate.
Ohio woman travels over one thousand miles to meet her boyfriend for the first time.
Saturday marked four years since 13-year old Hailey Dunn from Colorado City went missing. Her disappearance made national headlines and started a search that lasted more than two years.
Despite threats from the group that hacked Sony pictures. An Abilene drive-in theater aired the film, "The Interview" on this Christmas night. Town & Country Drive In movie posted on its website Tuesday. Despite being able to order the movie online a few people braved the chilly wind to catch the movie.Due to threats from hackers, Sony pictures decided to make the comedy available starting Christmas at a limited number of theaters.
Homeowners are looking for answers after their dog was shot in an alleged home break-in.
A senior citizen couple have died after a one vehicle car accident
Traffic was being diverted on South 1st & Sayles after a multi-car wreck.
Rose Park Recreational center hold winter camp for kids.
Local law enforcement is on high alert after the FBI warned of an ISIS threat to Memphis.
A minor traffic violation turned into much more for Abilene Police, after one of their squad cars took the brunt of a suspect's assault
If you plan on filling up on gas before the holiday season. You'll want to head over to the HEB on South 14th.
A football star wants to make sure the kids of Abilene are warm this Christmas. Former running back for the Colts, Dominic Rhodes partnered with Mission Abilene to bring gifts to kids in need.