Two months later, the hail damage is still a big problem in the Key City. Many residents are still waiting for roofers to come and repair damage to their homes. Then there are others who just can't afford to have their issues fixed. Some members of the community have come up with a solution.
It's a place of worship, where members of the South Side Baptist Church show up often in their Sunday best. But, during the week in the summer, it's shorts and sneakers for sports ministry camp.
"This is a safe place, a positive environment,"says Dustin Tatro, Outgoing Director of the eCenter.
Dentist, Dr. Mark Bullock, his wife Gretchen, and their three young sons are adjusting to life inside a house in Abilene. They're having to adjust because their home for the past two years was on a ship in Africa.
It's painful to talk about her past, but an Abilene woman is using her own memories to help change the future for other crime victims in the Big Country.
"I appreciate everything they do. Every time they get in a patrol car, I just love what they do," says Abilene resident, Steve Wade.
The Cowboy Heritage Church in Clyde is saddling up for a big event.
You've likely heard the expression, "Case of the Mondays," well that feeling doesn't exist at the Homestead Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Cisco.
They're building for the future on the outside. On the inside of the Wylie Early Childhood Center, they're shaping it.
As soon as word spread about the wildfire in Buffalo Gap, people came from all over the place to help out. Lindsey Trook, with the Salvation Army, is one of those people.
The Paramount Theatre is popular place to catch a movie or even a live show in downtown Abilene. There are several paid employees there making sure that things run smoothly on a regular basis. There are also others who volunteer their time, like Maurice Hardwick.
Even on the windiest of days, if there's litter in Jamie Villegas's neighborhood, it won't be there for long.
For the past five years, Britney Roberts has dedicated her time to coach youth soccer at the YMCA of Abilene.