The House State Affairs Committee passed Senate Bill 575 on a 7-1 vote after amending it.
The bottom dropped out over northern Texas and Oklahoma overnight. Rainfall broke records and river banks, and killed a firefighter early Sunday, as emergency crews scrambled to pull residents from floodwaters.
Brandi Galli, an Abilene woman, found an abandoned dog, Blaze on the side of the road on her way to Odessa and couldn't help but to save him.
The Texas Department of Transportation urges drivers to “turn around, don’t drown” as flooding continues to be a serious concern in the state with more storms in the forecast for the Memorial Day weekend.
According to our sister station, Texomahomepage.com as of Saturday, May 23, 2015 the Wichita River in Wichita Falls is forecast to reach a record breaking crest of 25.5 feet on Tuesday, May 26, 2015.
Slow moving widespread storms may cause flooding into Saturday night.
A Big Country school said thanks to local military members..
A new community development center is in the works for the Key City. Why developers chose to break ground on the north side of town.
An RV carrying five people and one dog crashed near mile-marker 220 in Colorado City on Friday.
Thursday, BigCountryHomepage shared the story of a young boy who fell victim to a terrible deed. Now, thanks a local business, he has a brand new set of wheels.
Almost $200,000 has been seized following a routine traffic stop on Tuesday.
Terminally ill patients would get access to experimental drugs that have preliminary FDA approval under legislation that received unanimous support Friday from the Texas Senate.
The class of 2015 at Valley High School in West Des Moines boasts 15 sets of twins, according to NBC affiliate WHO. You read that right.
A Abilene girl has been indicted for assaulting an infamous Abilene ISD employee.
An Abilene man accused of murdering a man in December of 2014 has been indicted by the Taylor County Grand Jury on three separate charges not related to that incident.
The north side of Abilene is about to get a major face-lift once an ambitious project by Abilene Christian University comes to fruition.
The Taylor County Grand Jury indicted two suspects in relation to a shooting that happened near Abilene High late last year.
Traffic is about to get re-routed as a busy bridge on I-20 gets replaced.
For the fourth time, someone in Lubbock has come forward with claims against a local softball coach.
The rain continues to fall down on the Big Country, far surpassing any hopes of rain we had last year.
The 16-year-old is scheduled to receive gubernatorial honors Thursday for completing much of his undergraduate studies and pocketing eight -- yes, eight -- associate degrees along the way.
The nation's largest ranch is for sale in west Texas and it only costs $725,000,000.
A Dyess Elementary student's brand new Spiderman bike was stolen right from his front yard, only a few steps from the door.
Students lined the walls of the banquet hall at the Civic Center tonight to honor Abilene area students.
Six police officers have been indicted in the death of Freddie Gray, Baltimore City State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby said Thursday.
Howard County officers arrested a Big Spring man after they say he fired on them while they were trying to serve a warrant.
Robert Gates, the president of the Boy Scouts of America, called for the organization to end its ban on gay adults at the organization's national business meeting Thursday.
According to our sister stations at EverythingLubbock.com, a new scam is conning unsuspecting consumers out of money at the pump.
Abilene ISD is leading the way in marrying technology and education to provide their students with an innovative learning experience.
Two overnight robberies have police searching for suspects.
KRBC's Ariana Lubelli and Adrian Castellano joined other anchors, reporters, and meteorologists in the NBC family by participating in Red Nose Day.
Omaha cop Kerrie Orozco had put off starting maternity leave until her premature baby girl could come home from the hospital. Just hours before bringing her daughter home and taking the long-awaited leave, Orozco was gunned down on the job by a suspect.
An early morning armed robbery has left police searching for two suspects involved.
A train derailed in central Abilene Thursday morning.
It's a grand celebration in Abilene Thursday evening, ending with one lucky resident driving away in a brand new car, no game show gimmicks necessary.
The weapon count has dwindled greatly as investigators finish sifting through the aftermath of Sunday's biker shootout at Twin Peaks in Waco.
The opening weeks of the legislative session saw ambitious plans for education reform — expanding pre-kindergarten, overhauling teacher evaluations, creating a private school voucher program and updating the state’s accountability system, to name just a few.
Washington police have named a 34-year-old man as a suspect in last week's quadruple homicide and arson fire at a mansion in one of the capital's poshest neighborhoods.
Drizzle and light rain will be likely today with temperatures running well below average for late May
Recent rain has brought up lake levels, but before the storm water gets to the lake, there is a specific order of events that have to occur first.
A Cossacks rally in Mingus was canceled this weekend, but the sheriff is bracing for violence in case members of biker gangs show up.
A train derails near 14th St. and Stephen F. Austin.
Abilene ISD is striving to keep their students hunger-free, even when school's out for the summer.
The bodies of two bikers killed in Sunday's shootout in Waco have been released to funeral homes in Eastland County.
Safety regulators have still not publicly identified all of the car models included in the record 34 million vehicle recall by Japanese airbag maker Takata.
The Grace Museum is hosting a 'Bottles and Brushes' event, all beverages welcome. The event will feature guided instruction class as a teacher walks participants through imitating this months feature painting, an arrangement of lemons.
As House and Senate leaders get closer to crafting a $210 billion 2016-17 budget, intense negotiations have emerged over two sentences that could kill a $12 billion Dallas-to-Houston bullet train project.
An annual Cossacks Biker Club event has been canceled in light of recent incidents.
A man has drowned after rescuing his 4-year-old daughter from a storm-swelled creek at a Central Texas dam.
A man who was likely homeless was assaulted and robbed outside of a local non-profit.