Top Stories - Abilene

Abilene teen's death results in call for sidewalks, improved safety

There is a sign posted on Sayles and South 27th street, it reads: "How many kids do we have to lose, before you build sidewalks? It was written by a mother, advocating for safety.

Moe's burritos

Moe's Southwest Grill moving into former Pizza Inn in south Abilene

Abilene's south side is set to get a big burrito restaurant.

planes diverted

Abilene Regional Airport reports double-digit increase in travelers

Business is taking off at Abilene Regional Airport.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, Hendrick to restart negotiations

After months with no solution, Hendrick Health System and Blue Cross Blue Shield are planning to meet for negotiations on Oct. 15.

Suddenlink and Viacom dispute results in 24 networks dropped

If you are a Suddenlink customer you may have noticed a few channels you're missing. As of Wednesday, Oct 1st, Suddenlink dropped 24 Viacom networks from their service.

Ebola outbreak graphic

The Ebola outbreak has now killed 932 people in Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria since March, according to the World Health Organization.

Confirmed Ebola case in Dallas, health officials not concerned about a U.S. outbreak

The 2014 Ebola outbreak began spreading throughout Africa in March. It is now in four different countries in Africa and has killed more than 3,000 people.

Abilene Fire Department looks to fill 20 vacant positions

There's about 20 positions available at the Abilene Fire Department due to a recent shortage in firefighters.

Dog shot in Abilene

Rescue the Animals: Reward offered in Abilene dog shooting

Rescue the Animals, SPCA is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual who shot a dog near South 8th and Sycamore streets.

Oldham Lane fire

Firefighters halt brush fire before it reaches Oldham Lane home

Firefighters were able to stop a brush fire before it reached a home in the 3500 block of Oldham Lane on Wednesday afternoon.

Fire destroys structure south of Abilene

Firefighters are investigating a structure fire Tuesday night near FM 707 and County Road 256. The fire started shortly after 8 p.m.

Video: Your Latest Forecast

KTXS Chief Meteorologist, Mark Rowlett

Mark Rowlett: Tracking Wednesday evening thunderstorms

Lightning and gusty winds are possible