Kelly Ramirez was close to giving her brother a second chance at life until he suddenly passed away a few days ago.
Three people were taken into custody after a high speed chase through Taylor and Jones counties Tuesday, all while four children were inside the car.
KRBC's Shannon Valladolid reports live in Tye after the male suspect involved in a high speed chase is taken into custody
Red Basket is an organization that connects people who need help with those that can give it. Unlike other fundraising websites, askers get to keep the amount raised KRBC'S Shannon Valladolid spoke to one family that is benefiting from this organization.
Week is starting out cold but that is going to change over the next couple of days.
Abilene Police have identified the most dangerous intersections in Abilene. Police say the five major areas they consider dangerous are areas where they continue to see a high volume of traffic.
An Abilene man has been arrested after he broke into a person's home and assaulted them with a crowbar.
Winter Weather Advisory continues until Sunday morning. Ice should all be melted by Sunday afternoon.
Dayne is touring the Lone Star State to become an honorary Texan!
Many 18-wheelers getting stuck trying to pass bridges and overpasses. They're not able to make it up due to lack of traction caused by ice.
TxDot crews are working to determine what caused an 18-wheeler to leak 150 gallons of fuel while traveling on Interstate 20.
While many parents are inconvenienced by having to take two days off of work to stay home with the kids, it's fair to say most children didn't seem to mind.
Watch Randy learn to play the fiddle for his 2015 resolution.
TXDot crews never take a snow day. They're always out making sure our roads are safe but working in these hazardous conditions can be scary.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) State Troopers were traveling eastbound on IH-10 mm 352 [Sunday] when they spotted a vehicle (1998 White Dodge Caravan TXLP# 6BZXV) traveling west on IH-10 matching the amber alert description.
Cooper graduate Dominic Rhodes was arrested on a warrant out of Smith County for charges related to child support.
High School Girls Area Playoffs(Results and Schedule)
An Abilene teenager accused of murdering 58-year-old Jesse Cortinez by running him over with his car allegedly had an accomplice.
Many people in Abilene talk about their childhood at Lake Abilene... Unfortunately since last May, the water levels at the lake have been steadily decreasing.
A vehicle traveling eastbound on Ambler was struck by a truck heading northbound on Pine.
Professionals from AARP are at the downtown public library helping people file their tax returns properly.
The city is working to keep pedestrians safe on a stretch of roadway in south Abilene. Those who walk along the South Danville Drive access road may be at risk due to the lack of sidewalk for pedestrians.
Abilene wins big when it comes to hosting sporting events, but the city could be making a lot more. A new indoor sports complex could bring added revenue.
An officer shot a prison inmate in a men's restroom inside Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport on Friday evening, authorities say.
New York Fashion Week is here, but this year is not like any other! Designer Carrie Hammer is officially the first to feature a model with Down syndrome in her runway show.
The Lubbock Women's Club Historical Foundation and The Ernestine Payne Welborn Endowment Community Speaker Series will welcome Hoda Kotb as a speaker for the Annual Speaker Series.
Walking up to the doors of Planet Fitness on Barrow Street around mid-afternoon you'll most likely see this Buick sitting right out front. Which means that 92 year old Duey Clovis Thompson is inside working out. "I work out everyday. Any where from 30 minutes to an hour," says Thompson. Peddling with ease, lifting weights, and even working on getting those washboard abs, Thompson has made a name for himself at the gym.
The community of Baird is still showing their support for surviving correctional officer, Jason Self, a month after he was involved in a deadly prison bus crash.
Hispanics and African Americans make up a combined population of 34% in Abilene, yet they're not seen in many leadership positions around. KRBC'S Shannon Valladolid, spoke to a few people who are trying to lead the way to influence other minorities to make a difference in our city.
Courtney Burris takes a look at Steve Warren's 19 year career as head football coach at Abilene High.
The Baird Volunteer Fire Department now has a new brush truck, thanks to a $200,000 grant given by the Texas A&M Forest Service.
Dyess Elementary School left a mark in history for being the first integrated school in Taylor County, and today students took a look at the past in the form of a timeline.
Those working for the Abilene Independent School District are now offered reimbursement for their unused sick days.
One woman says her average bill is usually around 3 to 4 hundred dollars. When she opened up the bill for this month, she was shocked to see an amount of $906.47.
One of Sweetwater's prominent landmarks may soon be taken down. The city is planning on replacing the main water storage tank due to old age but not everyone wants to see it go.
In God We Trust... Where a plaque with the national motto will be displayed in the Taylor County Courthouse, and how residents feel about the symbol.
A Clyde man learns his fate after admitting to the beating death of an Abilene man.
Many people in the oil industry say they are beginning to worry about their future. Other locals say the current oil woes remind them of the 1980's.
The owner of a local auto shop has gone missing after several complaints by residents saying they were scammed. Now the customers and police are looking for answers. KRBC spoke to the victims who paid the shop hundreds of dollars and never saw anything in return.
According to the city director of finances, currently the city is just over 200 million dollars in debt.
On Friday, Coleman Police discovered a body inside a vacant home.
Brides and grooms-to-be along with their friends and families were on a hunt to plan the perfect wedding. Hundreds filled the Abilene Civic Center for the 5th Annual West Texas Bridal Showcase.
One family is lucky to be alive after there car's rear tire blew out and sent the car flipping over. The husband was driving. The wife in the passenger seat was treated for minor injuries. The baby and husband were unharmed.
An Abilene woman is making it her mission to bring back horse riding at Abilene State Park.
Tx-Dot says, the left lane of Danville Drive will be re-opened around noon on Saturday. However, the South 14th Street exit on northbound Winters Freeway will remained closed until Monday afternoon. ??
One person has been transported to the hospital after a motorcycle and truck collided at Buffalo Gap and Chimney Rock Road.
Adrian heads back to Buffalo Gap!
Progress has been made at the recent bond advisory meetings.. and now that the Abilene City Council is narrowing down the list of projects that could possibly make it on the bond ballot in May.
KRBC's Skyler Nichols has weekend events going on around Abilene