Top Stories - Abilene

Dyess airmen return home to their families after 6 month deployment

Kadyn’s dad is coming home, after being away for six months overseas in Afghanistan as part of a deployment by the 317th Airlift Group at Dyess Air Force Base.

MEDIA GALLERY: 40th Airlift Squadron returns from Afghanistan

Welcome home to the men and women of the 40th Airlift Squadron, who returned home from Afghanistan on Monday.

West Texas Fair

West Texas Fair receipts up over 2013 fair

The West Texas Fair and Rodeo had a successful run this year.

Fully-licensed Starbucks comes to North Abilene

If you’re a coffee lover, you’re in luck.  A fully-licensed Starbucks is opening on the north side of Abilene.

Annual dove hunt raises money for children's hospital

On Friday and Saturday, local dove hunters had the chance to do what they love and raise money to help sick children.

Lake Abilene undergoing construction during drought

Lake Abilene is completely empty due to the long-lasting drought, but the city is using this time to their advantage.

Abilene plans to bring in more water, revise existing pipeline

The City of Abilene is in discussion to bring in more water to its residents.

Young Audiences of Abilene host Houston dance group

Young Audiences of Abilene gave the community the chance to see a little piece of Houston on Saturday afternoon.

Dove hunting brings in big bucks for Hendrick Children's Hospital

Hendrick Children's Hospital through Children's Miracle Network was the focus of the Annual Legends Dove Hunt fundraiser.

Sweetwater honors first grader with Make-a-Wish parade

The city of Sweetwater, Make-a-Wish Foundation and the American Cancer Society came together Saturday morning for a special little boy.

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Mark Rowlett: Tracking continued rain chances

We could see heavy rainfall moving into our region Wednesday & Thursday