New problems are faced in gardens this year because of soaking rains.
The Abilene ISD Retirement Reception and Award Ceremony was held at the Abilene Civic Center Thursday afternoon.
As summer approaches, school is out and more children enjoy playing outside. There's one thing that parents should be more aware of after their children and pets come back inside, ticks.
The flags at the Taylor County Law Enforcement Center have been at half staff this week to honor police killed in line of duty. In 2014, 127 police officers were killed in the line of duty in the United States. Police week is a nationally recognized week in which police officers are honored for the service and sacrifices that they've made for the community.
Texas DPS seized over 37 pounds of Marijuana in a traffic stop on Thursday. The pot found has a street value of over $226,000.
The El Paso Police Department says a 7-month-old girl found in the Upper Valley Friday night is in 'healthy' condition. The incident happened at around 8:00 p.m. in the 5000 block of Conley, near Mesa and Doniphan. Police said the infant was found on the side of the road in a car seat.
After a car accident that almost took his life, former Abilene high school football player, Cory Almanza, is getting a second chance at life. His friends, family, and nurses have been helping Cory every step of the way. Saturday was one of many fundraisers put into place to help Cory Almanza raise money to put a handicap accessible shower in his home. Friends and family are thrilled that Saturday's project went so well.
Many came out to the Mall of Abilene Saturday evening to participate in the UV Splash 5k Color Run, but it was cancelled because of today's severe weather.
Abilene police are investigating a shooting that occurred late last night in North Abilene.
Fitness has become increasingly popular in the recent years and there are more injuries to show for it.
Three days after a tornado ripped through Eastland County, residents in the area are coming together for clean up efforts.
The Big Country is suffering from a bullying epidemic. Bullies appear everywhere, from playgrounds to the hallway, public restaurants and even online. Statistics show that nearly 3 million kids are bullied each year. KRBC'S Shannon Valladolid spoke with two victims who almost ended their lives from bullying.
The Bond Election will be held on Saturday, May 9, 2015. Voting polls open at 7 a.m. and will close at 7 p.m
The Family of A Man Shot Dead In Snyder Is Speaking Out After Their Loved One's Trial
Many Abilene residents headed outdoors Sunday afternoon to do some fishing. Since November, Texas Parks and Wildlife started stocking selected lakes in Texas. Grover Nelson Park here in the Key City was chosen to be stocked with fish such as rainbow, trout, and catfish.
Some Abilene residents enjoyed Saturday afternoon by getting a jump start on celebrating the Mexican holiday Cinco de Mayo.The holiday, which has been gaining popularity within these past few years, is often marked by eating Mexican food and knocking back a few Mexican inspired drinks.
Nepal was brought to it's knees following the devastating seven-point-eight magnitude earthquake that shook the country over the weekend, killing thousands of people and leaving tens of thousands homeless, without power and short of clean drinking water. Three Angelo State University students who grew up in Kathmandu, Nepal are sharing their experiences from the devastation and waiting to hear the latest from their families who are all okay, but have lost everything.
Tarrant County Public Health is monitoring a person for Ebola and other diseases after arriving recently from West Africa.The individual, who was not identified, sought medical attention for one symptom that matches the disease following a trip to Liberia, health officials said Friday afternoon.
The Lubbock Police Department's Accident Investigation team responded Friday at about 9:30 pm to 19th Street and Upland avenue. An SUV had struck Carlos Rocha, 53, while he was crossing the street, according to a police summary.
As more knowledge is learned about various diets, substitutions are being made in homes and public restaurants.
Many locals are standing firm on their opinions over whether or not they want the bond to pass.
For one Abilene business owner, the news of the Nepal earthquake hits close to home. Dante's Pizza owner is from Nepal and was just back home two weeks ago.
Less than a year after a tragic car wreck that almost claimed his life, Cory Almanza is learning how to walk and talk again.
Violence has claimed the lives of four Abilene residents since the beginning of this year. A stabbing at Old Skool nightclub, a drive-by in North Abilene and three shootings this weekend all resulted in death.
Many residents into the Big Country are uniting their wallets to bring a local softball league out of a financial bind
The remains were found near the Mile Long Bridge on March 25th.
Three months since a prison bus wreck that took the lives of 10 people, a community continues to honor their fallen hero.
Springtime in Texas is known for the beautiful wildflowers that blanket the fields and roadsides across our state, including the state flower, the Bluebonnet. Here are a few tips to help everyone enjoy the wildflower season safely and lawfully.
One person is in custody following a rollover wreck in South Abilene.
The recent robberies targeting convenience stores have many customers questioning their safety.
An Abilene man arrested on nine charges after he allegedly hit a police vehicle, fled the scene and sent police on a chase for miles.
Police officers responded to an attempted burglary call, in the early hours of the morning. A burglary was allegedly in progress near the 1000 block of Plaza St. in North Abilene.
Surveillance video shows the man eating several bowls of pasta before entering the cooler area and climbing on top to take a nap.
Police are investigating a shooting at the Cottonwood Apartments.
A grant is allowing some of the Big Country's troubled youth to get the professional counseling they need to move forward into a brighter future.
A weekend of celebrating everything slithery and serpentine has left locals in Sweetwater reaping the benefits of another successful Rattlesnake Roundup, but the future of this beloved annual event is up in the air as a proposal calls a long-standing practice into question.
Facing the devil, why a local business says it has a love-hate relationship with the noisy Grackle.
Ballinger woman dies in one-vehicle accident in Coleman County.
A bill lifting some of the state's restrictions on handguns cleared the Texas Senate along a party line vote of 20 to 11.
The Sweetwater Jaycees say this year's winter made it more difficult for them to hunt rattlesnakes for the Roundup.
The owner of the Cypress Street Station restaurant, Brian Green passed away on Thursday. When it came to his restaurant, the 57-year-old put his heart and soul into the business for over 20 years.
A Stephens County Deputy attempted to make a traffic stop then the vehicle took off at a high speed.
According to officials at TxDot, portions of I-20 near Big Springs will be closed for repairs this weekend.
John Patrick Gutierrez appeared in court today so a judge could determine if there is sufficient evidence to hold him on any charges.
Retired Staff Sergeant Michael Burns served three tours as a soldier in Iraq. During his time overseas, he suffered severe injuries to his leg, causing permanent damage.
Regardless of the negative attention that has surrounded Dr. Health Burns for his alleged mishandling of student-teacher relationships while Superintendent of Abilene Independent School District, some of his former co-workers are still standing by his side as he applies for a new job.
One person was taken to the hospital with several broken bones after he landed in a ditch.
City of Baird residents have to boil their water until further notice.
Fighting the violence. How a community partnership between police and a non-profit is hoping to reduce the number of family assault cases in Abilene.
Praying for rain may soon be a thing of the past. The Big Country is finally seeing the rain they've been praying for.