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Abilene, Texas - Audace Museveni, 5, clapped happily to drum cadences performed by the Wylie high school drum line Monday morning in celebration of a Make-A-Wish gift that will have a lasting impact on his life.
Abilene, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - In a press release today, The Abilene Chamber of Commerce announced that they will be presenting scholarships this evening to three area seniors.
Abilene, Texas (KTAB) - The O. H. Ivie Reservoir is one of Abilene's water sources, and after a boom in algae growth, some evidence of that algae is winding up in Abilene sinks, showers, and faucets. That algae shows up not as a dark green goop coming ...
Abilene, Texas - Jimmy J. Alexander, also known as J.J., 85, passed away on May 21, 2017 in Abilene. Graveside service will be held at 11 a.m.
Brownwood police are investigating the shooting of a 29-year-old man that happened on Saturday afternoon. . The latest news from Abilene and the Big ...
Abilene, Texas - While a few things remain on the to-do list, the new aquatic center at Abilene's Rose Park, Adventure Cove, is set to open mid-June.
Abilene, Texas - We tracked storms that developed in Runnels County just before 4 pm Thursday. One storm moved north and bring golf ball size hail to Eula and Hamby.
Abilene and the Big Country aren't in the all-clear yet, although most of the severe weather that slammed the Big Country on Thursday night and Friday has passed.
The Jones County Sheriff's Office and Texas Rangers are investigating the murder. In 2013, Mason was one of two Bandidos members arrested in connection with a stabbing at Logan's Roadhouse in Abilene. police said Mason and Bandidos President Jack ...
Abilene, Texas - A 23-year-old Abilene man was indicted Thursday, marking the second time in recent months that a Taylor County grand jury targeted him for soliciting underage girls online.
Abilene, Texas - Domingo "Mingo" Segura, 53, passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Service is 10 a.m. Saturday, May 20, 2017, at St. Joachim & Ann Catholic Church in Clyde.
While they - like most Texans - can choose retail electric providers on the competitive market, they're stuck with Sharyland's pricey power lines, which serve about 50,000 customers in rural North and West Texas. Delivery rates for Sharyland ...
Abilene, Texas - Cyclists gathered Wednesday at McMurry University for a bike ride with a purpose. The Ride of Silence raises awareness about cycling safety and honors those who've lost their lives in cycling accidents.
Abilene, Texas - Dorothy "Elaine" Baker, 72, passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2016. Funeral service will be Saturday, May 20, 2017, at 3 p.m.
Abilene, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - An Abilene man has been arrested in connection to 8 "dine and dash" incidents over the past 2 months.
The two jaguars at the Abilene Zoo are still not on exhibit after one of them escaped Monday morning. . The latest news from Abilene and the Big Country.
Abilene, Texas (KTAB) - West Texas weather is very unpredictable and can strike at any moment. "I have kids and grandkids," stated Larry Vaughn.
While they - like most Texans - can choose retail electric providers on the competitive market, they're stuck with Sharyland's pricey power lines, which serve about 50,000 customers in rural North and West Texas. Delivery rates for Sharyland ...
Abilene, TX - Abilene Zoo-goers in search of jaguars were curious as to where they were Monday morning. "My daughter was - that's what she was looking for when we came and so, we were a little disappointed that they weren't here," Amy Weber, a mom ...
Abilene, Texas - A spider monkey at the Abilene Zoo in Texas had to be euthanized Monday morning after a jaguar somehow managed to escape her enclosure and attack the animal in an adjacent exhibit.
Abilene, Texas - A group of Abilene moms are starting a movement to end childhood hunger within the Abilene Independent school District by collecting donations to pay off outstanding lunch accounts. Kids in the Abilene school district pay close to $3 ...
Abilene, Texas - Abilene Christian school physics students walked on water Tuesday at Abilene Christian University.
Abilene, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - This Saturday, May 20th, the Abilene Kennel Club will host a dog show and obedience rally at the Dillard's courtyard inside the Mall of Abilene from 10am - 3pm. The show will include the dogs along with their trainers ...
The first 20 paying customers received free meals for a year, and the first 100 customers received a free T-shirt commemorating the Abilene opening and a voucher for a free combo, the company said. Raising Cane's General manager Cory Boyd said before ...
Abilene, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - The CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters Lone Star Pierce Bush will be visiting Abilene May 23rd and May 24th. According to a press release from Big Brothers Big Sisters, on Tuesday, May 23rd, Pierce Bush will be the keynote ...
Abilene, Texas -- The body of a Shreveport man with ties to the Abilene area was found in vehicle on I-20 in West Monroe, Louisiana, this weekend.
Abilene, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - A runoff election date has been set for Abilene's Mayoral race. During a special called meeting Monday morning, city council members officially scheduled the race for June 17, 2017.
Abilene, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - Around 35 people are already in line for the Raising Cane's grand opening in Abilene Tuesday morning. The first people in line told KTAB and KRBC they secured their spot around 8:00 a.m., over 24 hours before the store is ...
Abilene, Texas -- A spider monkey had to be euthanized after being injured by a jaguar that escaped its enclosure Monday at the Abilene Zoo. Zoo officials learned Estrella, the 2-year-old jaguar, had escaped just after 8 a.m.. The jaguar was found on ...
Abilene's new aquatic center, Adventure Cove, won't open Memorial Day weekend because of parking lot construction. But the twin-slide recreation facility, which will boast a zero-depth beach-entry leisure pool, a lazy river, a party pavilion, a covered ...
Abilene, Texas - Abilene Animal Services partnered with MuttNation Friday morning and sent 29 dogs to Nashville for an adoption event at a country music festival.
Abilene, Texas - A man declared missing by Louisiana police has ties to the Abilene area. Shreveport police have asked the public for help in locating 33-year-old Johnathan Darden.
Abilene, TX - An Abilene woman is searching for her birth mother and is leaning on a bill in the Texas Senate to help find her. Maria Watson was born into foster care and was immediately adopted by her foster care parents when she was three months old.
Abilene, Texas - Carla Christeson, 65, passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Funeral service will be at 10AM, Monday, May 15, 2017, at the Elmwood Funeral Home chapel, 5750 U.S.
Abilene, Texas (KTAB) - An Abilene woman is crediting a facebook post for helping in the return of a stolen package.
The proposed construction to Loop 322 near the Lytle area of Abilene were changed slightly after residents in the neighborhood spoke out against the changes ...
Abilene, Texas - An Abilene man was indicted Thursday by a Taylor County grand jury for soliciting a 14-year-old girl on Craigslist.
SNYDER, Texas - Burdie B Anderson, 81, passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Service: Friday, May 12, 2017, 2 p.m. at Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.
Abilene, Texas - The Texas House has passed a bill that would allow foster care and adoption agencies to refuse to place children with some prospective parents based on religious beliefs.
Abilene, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - A Texas man has been indicted for possession of child pornography in Abilene. Brandon Lord, 19, was indicted on one count of the charge Thursday afternoon. Online jail records list Lord as a resident of Cypress, Texas.
Abilene, Texas - The Taylor County Expo Center will host the 33rd annual Western Heritage Classic starting Thursday, but some big promoters were walking around Abilene one day ahead of the festivities. The Budweiser Clydesdales went from business to ...
San Angelo, TX - The Abilene Zoo will mark National armed forces Day, May 20, with a long-running tradition: free admission to a party honoring all active and retired military servicemen, veterans, and their families.
Abilene, Texas (KRBC)- After years of trying to find the right medication for her 6-year-old son who was diagnosed with autism, Amanda Martinez, told KRBC if House Bill 2107 is not passed, her only option is to move.
On Saturday, May 20, 2017, from 4:00 p.m. to close, Legacy Bar at 3450 S. Clack Street in Abilene will be holding a benefit for the family of Taylynn and Marleigh.
Abilene, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - The Abilene police Department is considering relocating their law enforcement center to the old K-Mart building on S. 1st ...
Abilene, Texas - Some members of the Hispanic community are on edge after Gov. Greg Abbott signed the "sanctuary city" bill into law Sunday.
Prestige Development Group will start construction work on The Shops at Abilene Village, a shopping center in Abilene, Texas. The 171,027-square-foot ground up retail center will feature restaurants, small and anchor retails. The commercial retail ...
Abilene, Texas -- The Abilene police Department is evaluating the old Kmart building on South 1st Street as a possible location for a new law enforcement center.
Abilene, Texas (KTAB) - An Abilene business owner is praising local police officers after merchandise was stolen from her store.
Abilene, Texas - Biagio "Bill" Faraci, 94, passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2017. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m.






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