Welcome Tim Walker! Our new editor and publisher for the Abilene Star!

14 November 2008, 1:01 am

Tim Walker

The Abilene Star is please to announce that we are starting the publication of our online daily newspaper. Our Editor has been selected, and we are proud to welcome Tim Walker to the paper! Tim will be covering the events and news in our region. Please check back daily for local news and updates on... Read More »

Texas father and son murder neighbor over a mattress (video)

21 September 2018, 5:31 am

The incident occurred on Sept. 1, 2018, and involved father and son Johnnie and Michael Miller and neighbor Aaron Howard in Abilene, Texas. There were no calm heads in this instance of senseless ...... Read More »

Abilene ISD has a location for its proposed Career & Technology Education facility

21 September 2018, 4:07 am

... Technology Education facility Abilene ISD and Texas State Technical College signed a preliminary agreement to locate a proposed CTE school at the college's new land by the airport Check out this s...... Read More »

How neighbours’ row over rubbish led to fatal shooting in Texas

20 September 2018, 10:48 pm

It began, police say, as a dispute among neighbours in Abilene, Texas. Two families argued about where to dump rubbish in an adjacent alleyway. Insults escalated to threats, and a father and son, both ...... Read More »

'Underdog' success story: Texas country hitmaker Aaron Watson to play Oklahoma State Fair's Xtreme Bulls concerts

20 September 2018, 10:00 pm

Whether he's been there before or not, though, the Abilene, Texas, denizen said he is looking forward to performing at this year's Oklahoma State Fair. “I think they told me that the last three ...... Read More »

Tropical downpours to raise flood concerns in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas to end the week

20 September 2018, 8:16 pm

Motorists in Oklahoma City, Tulsa and McAlester, Oklahoma; Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, Abilene, Amarillo and Waco, Texas; Little Rock, Texarkana and Ft, Smith, Arkansas; and Shreveport, Louisiana; sh...... Read More »

Hendrick head honcho Tim Lancaster named Abilene's top citizen

20 September 2018, 3:34 pm

Rick Perry to the Texas Tech University Board of Regents, for which he currently is vice chairman. He also is a member of the school's alumni association and Chancellor's Council. Dueser said few peop...... Read More »

Texas father and son allegedly killed neighbor over mattress in trash bin: video released

20 September 2018, 3:21 pm

1, the Abilene Police Department announced. The neighbors had been arguing about the trash in the alleyway for days before the fatal shooting, police said. The day of Howard's death, John Miller had g...... Read More »

Abilene Independent School District, TX -- Moody's affirms Aaa enhanced ratings on 301 Texas ISD issuances

20 September 2018, 11:46 am

READ NOW: Amazon's latest onslaught of hardware proves it won't stop until it reaches every aspect of your life (AMZN) »... Read More »

Texas Father, Son Caught on Video Shooting Their Neighbor to Death Following Dispute Over Trash

20 September 2018, 7:46 am

Johnnie and Michael were arrested and booked into Taylor County Jail in Abilene, Texas. The men, who were charged with first-degree felony murder, were released on $25,000 surety bonds, jail records r...... Read More »

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