Adult-onset diabetes can be influenced by weight or your genes, but gestational diabetes- a condition which develops during a woman's pregnancy- can be a risk factor as well...
Since 2010, Sweet Celebrations has baked, piped, and sliced countless cakes for birthdays and weddings, and even had a brief run serving in the Abilene Airport. But Friday, they packed up their bake-ware to move out of town.
HSU service club helps out with local turtles.
The site of the plane crash that left radioactive chemicals has been cleaned and approved.
Emergencies like this one have only happened twice during the past seven years in Sweetwater, but that hasn't undermined the yearly training offered to students and professionals.
Music is a great escape for many. So imagine how it can help a child battling cancer. It's one reason why Fort Worth's Cook Children's hospital opened a state-of-the-art recording studio for its young patients...
An Abilene family is speaking out, after they say they were scammed into buying a diabetic alert dog that they would later find out had little to no prior training before it was hand delivered to them just two months ago.
They also say the man behind the Virginia based service dog company is misleading and scamming hundreds of families across the country, including a handful in Abilene.
The recent oil findings in West Texas has made recent headlines, causing many to believe the wind industry is steadily on the decline. But that may not be the case, at least according to those within the field.
Law enforcement officers from west central Texas met in Abilene to test their ability to communicate effectively.
Victor Sotelo has obtained a sheriff's deputy's statement about what he saw that morning, and it brings another name into the mix.
Non-profits prepare for what the future may bring.
A bad year means tough economic times.
Esophageal cancer will be the most common type of cancer of the next generation--that's according to local doctors who are now offering a new method of preventing the disease.
With a smile that lit up a thousand hearts and a spirit that touched hundreds of lives, Rex Fleming is the epitome of an inspirational story.
A truck slammed into a power pole in northeast Abilene Wednesday morning, slowing traffic through the busy intersection.
Another cool start to Wednesday morning, however, the winds have shifted and the warmup is about to begin.
For some watching Abilene's annual community Christmas tree lighting is tradition.
Town & Country Drive-In Theatre raising funds to make transition to digital projection.
People and organizations across town raising donations for families in need. And that includes a local tattoo shop, who's giving away free tattoos in exchange for patrons that bring a toy for local children.
The Cisco Independent School district is fighting back against bullying in a new way.
Lawyers in Anson are selecting a jury to hear evidence in a sexual assault trial.
A cold start to Tuesday morning with temperatures right around the freezing mark. However, warmth is on the way.
The 26 year-old was fatally shot with two others at a Motel 6 in north Dallas.
With the colder temperatures, right now might be the perfect time to cuddle up with a cup of something comforting. Nutritionists warn drinks can pack a lot of empty calories, so fill your cup wisely...
Abilene Police are urging shoppers to keep their vehicles clear of any recent purchases, because car thieves may be looking. Last holiday shopping season from November through January, Abilene saw 121 car burglaries.
Warmer than average weather this fall benefits local businesses in the Big Country.
When remembering Spencer LaBrie, his high school coaches use works like determined, passionate and fun to be around to describe him.
The Texas Rangers may be getting involved in the investigation of something that happened last week in Breckenridge.
Monday morning will start off warm and well above average, however a cold front which is currently just to our north will pass through the Big Country in the morning and will bring much cooler temperatures.
It's changed the way many travel. Though gas prices aren't as high as before, it still impacts the way people plan out their holiday trips.
Local stores saw more people out shopping for Small Business Saturday, supporting small businesses while giving stores a chance to build new connections.
Raimee Brown shows her stab wounds and describes her account of what happened.
Anxious shoppers were out early waiting to score some Black Friday deals. We were at the Mall of Abilene around 6 a.m. to catch up with a couple of deal-hunting patrons.
A woman left paralyzed after a bizarre stabbing incident speaks out...
Its the age old question, can you stay on your diet and enjoy your Thanksgiving?
The Veterans Thanksgiving Feast, that almost didn't happen, was a success.
Thousands of hungry locals showed up for dinner at the Abilene Civic Center. KRBC's Nora Hartfeil has followed this story since the announcement of its cancellation a few weeks back.
People are camping outside of stores days before Black Friday.
For years now, thousands of gifts have been given to children like Wayne through the Santa's Helpers gift drive.
Thanksgiving favorites like stuffing, sweet potatoes, and pies tend to fill up our plates around the holidays, and any sign of a diet goes right out the window. But can a couple days of binging really affect your health?
The birth control pill has been around for more than 50 years and some scientists say it may be time to make it available without a prescription...
Is there a cover up in Breckenridge, or is it an administrative oversight? The District Attorney will find out as an investigation begins...
21-year-old Brittany Petty is taking on the ride of a lifetime -- bicycling 4,500 miles from Austin, Texas to Anchorage, Alaska.
While everyone is gearing up for Black Friday, shoppers are reminded to shop locally on Small Business Saturday.
As we head into this Wednesday, which is like a Friday for many people
who get to enjoy a long weekend for Thanksgiving, we are shaping up to
have another unseasonably warm one.
Our child lures report takes a look at how child lures become E-lures.
Scammers are trying to get your information through text messages that look like free deals.
Millions of 'Baby Boomers' are focused on staying fit to prevent injuries as they age. Some are turning to different fitness fads...
Autism affects one in every eighty-eight children. The complex disorder affects more than 24-thousand people from kids to adults in Taylor County. So far there is no cure, which can be overwhelming, and discouraging for families. Reach For A Difference, a community action group founded by an Abilene mom, is helping those families find resources and support.
An Abilene woman who has been helping the homeless in town for years has been doing so while legally blind. The 87-year-old Dean Durham talks about what has motivated her to help for more than 14 years at Love and Care Ministries.
For the first time ever, Brownwood High School held an "active shooter" drill at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, forcing a lockdown and evacuation of nearly one thousand students.