The Abilene Police Department has recently applied for a grant that will allow their training division to replace an old moving target system.
The fire broke out around 5 in the afternoon in Clyde.
Make-up counter inside Dillard's is closing.
Family and friends remember the lives of two young men from Brown County who died in a wreck over the weekend.
The World's Largest Rattlesnake Roundup in Sweetwater ended their 56th year with big numbers.
You could get a cash reward this week for information that helps police arrest and charge a suspect in a recent shoplifting-turned robbery case.
TxDOT construction and maintenance update March 10-14
A well-known Abilene attorney passed away late Saturday morning.
The new bishop of San Angelo made a special appearance in Brown County over the weekend.
Two young Abilene men were arrested early Friday morning after they allegedly robbed a man at a south Abilene apartment complex over $5.
A woman says she was held at gunpoint at a central Abilene motel early Friday morning.
The cold and dreary Saturday didn't stop the Lake Brownwod State Park from holding a grand opening 5K run for its new trail.
The Texas Department of Transportation launched its month-long DWI Hangovers Don’t Go Away campaign.
Check out part 2 of our Insulation series with Joe Welsh from the Home Depot.
Sabrina and Tripp were in studio today talking about the upcoming St. Patrick's Day celebration on March 15th.
Check out the Market in Clyde on Saturday March 8th.
Hendrick Hospice Care announced Monday night that they have started plans to construct a new state-of-the-art hospice care facility.
Watch our KTAB 4U segment with Joy Moudy of Joys of Thread.
Police is looking for your help in identifying a man related to a forgery case.
Texas Attorney General candidate Dan Branch visits Abilene.
It's no surprise that with warmer temperatures, more people are willing to stay out longer.
Around 150 runners gathered at Redbud Park early Saturday morning to participate in a 5K run that honored a fallen APD officer Rodney Holder
Runners and their four-legged friends gathered at Nelson Park early Saturday morning for the 2nd Annual Bark for Life event.
The Brown County Heart Association hosted their annual Heart Gala fundraiser at the Brownwood Country Club on Saturday.
A large number of people voted early for Tuesday's primary election
A man is in the hospital after falling off a moving vehicle early Saturday afternoon.
The second annual dress drive is this Saturday, check out our interview with Queen of Dreams.
It's no surprise that the increase in oil and gas production means more jobs, and companies in the Abilene area are looking to meet that demand every day.
Come and experience at 5K night run this Friday.
The owners of Gene's Campers & Repair is closing its doors Friday to focus on a medical ministry they started years ago.
Dr. Christie Leedy was in studio with some info about Invisalign.
Where are you going to be this Saturday? Why not come out to Bark 4 Life.
Former Ringo Drilling employees that were laid off nearly two weeks ago received some help Monday afternoon in finding work elsewhere.
Some workers at Abilene's PepsiCo plant will lose their jobs, Workforce Solutions says.
Brownwood is looking to consider approval of two projects at the city council meeting this Tuesday.
An Abilene man is in jail after police say he intentionally ran over another man with his vehicle following a disturbance Saturday afternoon.
TxDOT construction and maintenance update February 24-28.
The Texas Conservation Corps helped extend the trail at the Lake Brownwood State Park over the weekend.
The Kiwanis Club hosted their 58th Annual Chili Day Saturday afternoon.
People in Abilene got an exclusive look Saturday morning at what it's like to track a storm.
Run or Dyke 5K returns to Abilene for its second time in less than one year.
The Garza County Sheriff's Office and Texas Rangers are investigating the death of a two year old girl in Post.
Voters began casting their ballots this week for primary races as early voting began on Tuesday.
A nationwide growing problem with heroin usage is mirrored in the Big Country, specifically Abilene.
Joe Welsh of The Home Depot was in studio with tips on correctly mounting a flat screen onto the wall.
Friends of Halston Metheny talk about her sweet spirit and ability to make others smile.
We sat down with Brittany Pelletz to talk about her new weekly segment, Big Hearts in the Big Country. Check out the interview here!
Officer on scene confirms one death and multiple others injured.
Simple, but unknown errors can drastically affect a person's credit score and possibly cost he or she hundreds, if not, thousands of dollars.
A Midland man was killed Tuesday afternoon when his historic airplane crashed south of the Breckenridge airport.
KTAB's Victor Sotelo takes a look at some unique displays at the Farm, Ranch, and Wildlife Expo.
The TSTC flight school located at Abilene Regional Airport will close on April 30th. Then, there will be only one pilot training facility in Abilene.
Two men have been arrested late Monday night after allegedly stealing a gun and money from a home in the Alameda Addition.
In the middle of Abilene is a stretch of road with historic significance.
Watch our interview with Rose Black, she has a product she says is guaranteed to make you look years younger.
We talked to Victor Sotelo about covering the Tiffany Klapheke trial and what he took away from it.
You could get a cash reward this week for anonymous information that helps police arrest and charge a suspect in a recent credit card abuse case.
A house fire on County Road 383 in Anson leaves a family without a place to call home.
A woman reported on Valentine's Day that she was assaulted, kidnapped and held captive for three days.
An accident on Rolling Green Drive causes flooding by a south Abilene hotel late Sunday morning.
TxDOT construction and maintenance update February 17-21.
How can you get your closet in order? Joe Welsh helps us out.
Dr. Janice Price was on KTAB 4U telling us how we can keep our pets teeth healthy.
KTAB's Ladyrian Cole reports live from outside the Taylor County Courthouse after the jury delivered the sentence for Tiffany Klapheke.
As closing arguments are schedule for Wednesday morning, KTAB's Victor Sotelo goes over highlights of the Tiffany Klapheke Trial.
So far, the district's had four snow closures. With two days taken care of, it must now move forward in supplementing the remaining two days.
Dr. Erin Stockton talked to us about keeping your teeth healthy during Valentine's Day.
Sid the Science Kid will be in Abilene, check out the interview for details.
A 3-year-old little girl was found on Saturday by two strangers stuck in ice on her bicycle at the intersection of South 11th Street and Rodgers Street.
The Abilene police department and the City Marshals Office responded to nearly 70 collisions from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, APD says.
The Memory Men's Chorus stopped by our KTAB studio's today, find out about their Valentine's Day singing specials.
A man and his dog are walking across the country to raise money for wounded service men and women.
A Coleman woman has been arrested for shooting a man in central Abilene early Saturday night, APD says.
TxDOT construction and maintenance update February 10-14.
A house fire in Sweetwater puts a woman in the hospital.
The Leadership Advisory Board of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Jones County will host Meet the Candidates Fundraiser/Meal and Auction on February 10th.
After postponing its start date due to below freezing temperatures, the carnival set up at North 1st in the old Kmart parking lot opened to a sunny day.
A fire in Eastland County destroys a family's home late Friday night.
A man is in the hospital early Saturday evening after police say he was shot at the 2500 block of Russell Avenue.
The Taylor County Sheriff's Office says they've received a number of calls on Saturday regarding a phone scam.
Joe Welsh was in studio today, helping us pick just the right toilet!
Find out everything you need to know about Martial Arts at Chips Tae Kwon Do right here in Abilene!
Baby Owen was diagnosed with Leukemia last month.
A carnival in Abilene is off to a slow start because of the low temperatures and snowy weather.
Come check out the Market in Clyde on Saturday.
Driving in these types of conditions is something that even veteran truck drivers say you can never really master.
Following last Sunday's icy weather, TxDOT anticipated another winter storm to follow and prepared accordingly.
Our book of the week is Texas Oil and Gas by Jeff A. Spencer.
Facebook is celebrating its 10th birthday Tuesday. In the past decade, the site has grown from serving university students to billions of people around the world.
Victim dies early Tuesday after spending four days in the hospital following a fight.
The Texas restaurant industry is expected to see growth in sales volume, employment and employment growth in 2014.
Jan Ross was in studio talking about Sweet Life Cupcakes.
The 2nd Annual Masquerade Ball will be on February 14th.
A Jones County accident leaves three people in the hospital mid-Sunday evening.
The city of Brownwood has taken a step closer to securing a United Supermarket.
Abilene police are looking for the driver of a vehicle responsible for hitting a utility pole and leaving the scene Sunday morning.
Crews worked to plow moderate to heavy snow accumulations in several area counties
AEP Texas is reminding electricity users to keep safety in mind when taking steps to keep warm, especially when using space heaters.
A local north Abilene bar is using NFL's biggest weekend to help raise money for a little girl with a rare heart condition.
AEP Texas is making preparations for the winter storm expected to hit the Abilene area this evening, according to Greg Blair, AEP Texas regional manager of External Affairs.
With another winter storm in the forecast, the Texas Department of Transportation's Abilene and Brownwood Districts are again preparing to treat roadways for the expected icy conditions.
The Buffalo Gap Historic Village is accepting applications for The Zombie Games.
The father of 20-year-old Daniel Becker says while his son is guilty of the crime he's accused of, he had reasons for his actions and shouldn't be judged so harshly by the public.
Texas Roadhouse was in our KTAB studio's talking about some great tasting game day food.
Joe Welsh of the Home Depot was in our KTAB studios this afternoon to talk about choosing the right cabinets for your kitchen.
We spoke with Toby Dagenhart of Disability Resources Incorporated about the 25th Annual Big Country Celebrity Hunt. Watch our interview for details.
We spoke to CJ Jackson about Gymnastics here in Abilene!
Why not take a Yoga class on Valentine's Day?
What's the best way to prevent or treat the common cold?
One part of the jury selection process involved having prospective jurors fill out a questionnaire based on this specific case. We shared that questionnaire on our website and on Facebook, and since then, we've received a lot of feedback from viewers.
Two separate fires in Abilene today destroyed the homes of two families, and damages neighboring homes. But despite that, everyone involved say they're just thankful no one was hurt.
Sadie and Rebecca came by to give us details about this weekends Fitness Expo.
Find out about a tool that helps detect cancer.
January is National Blood Donors' Month, and it's also one of the few months out of the year when local blood centers are the lowest on supply.
We had Matt Mercer on today's show to talk about sign ups for Little League.
Hawley High School is raising money for their seniors to have a field trip through a game of donkey basketball.
Abilene police arrested Harman Benitez Jr. Saturday night following an hours-long standoff. He is in the Taylor County jail with bonds totaling over $250,000.
Abilene Police have arrested the man in connection with a shooting Saturday evening.
A Haskell County woman has died, and a toddler is critically injured after a car wreck this afternoon.
Find out about a new survival class over in Buffalo Gap.
We spoke to Dr. Price of the Windmill Animal Hospital about what comes after we bring our new puppy home.
15-year-old Halle Puckett came by our KTAB studio's today to talk about her concert tomorrow.
In 2009, the city of Abilene began a 11-phased project to give residents at Lake Fort Phantom Hill the opportunity to own their property instead of leasing it. Five years later, and the project continues.
Every year, taxpayers make costly mistakes when filing their taxes, whether they hire a "professional", file online or attempt to do it themselves.
Texas Railroad Commissioner Christi Craddick visited Abilene Wednesday morning to discuss the current state and future of the oil and gas industry.
We had Glenn Dromgoole of Texas Star Trading Company in studio today talking about the Texas Almanac.
Catch Beauty and the Beast, it will be in town for one night only!
See the amazing pictures Dr. Christie brought by our KTAB studio's showing smiles before and after. One picture was a client who grind-ed their teeth, another was spacing. Either way, she made them amazing.
We spoke with John Thomas today, he told us about a great event that is coming to Abilene.
A public meeting was held tonight to discuss proposed attendance boundary changes for Craig Middle School and Mann Middle School. If approved, at least 80 students will be transferred from Craig to Mann next school year.
Hubbard Creek Reservoir in Stephens County has been hit hard by the drought. Less water means fewer visitors the area, causing a decline in business for restaurants, hotels, bait shops, and others.
The Abilene Fire Department says the city of Abilene is among one of eighteen communities that has the best property insurance rates in Texas.
Come and watch a screening of The Hornet's Nest exclusively at the Paramount Theater.
A rollover accident north of Tye kills one Anson man early Tuesday morning.
The 34th Annual MLK March was held today in Abilene. Dozens of people came out to join in on the remembrance of the civil rights activist.
The Abilene Black Chamber of Commerce is hosting their 22nd annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day City Wide Banquet Monday night.
The city of Cisco is honoring a man who served for their fire department decades ago.
You could get a cash reward for anonymous tips that help police solve a debit card abuse case. To provide anonymous information, visit AbileneCrimeStoppers.com or on the phone at 676-TIPS or 676-8477.
The West Texas Rehabilitation Center’s 44th annual telethon and auction Saturday raised over $1.28 million dollars.
The Revitalizing Our Community group (ROC), invites the public to participate in the 2014 celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday, January 20th in Brownwood.
A two-vehicle accident in Fisher County kills one passenger from Sagerton.
Christopher Webster is charged with a felony count of burglary with the intent to commit assault, but he shares in a jail interview that he is innocent and was not involved in the crime.
Check out Jimmy NInja performing alongside Michael on KTAB 4U.
Melanie Swink of Coldwater Creek here in Abilene, came by our studio's with some information about their store and its classic garments.
Home invasions may not be on the rise in Abilene, and the chances of being involved in one are small, but Abilene police chief, Stan Standridge wants residents to be aware of what to do if targeted.
Dan Huggins from the West Texas Rehab Center was on KTAB 4U talking about this year's online auction.
One Abilene family says a donation was made to a local organization by mistake, by someone they say isn't mentally capable of making such a decision. The question is, "are they entitled to the items donated?".
The city of Breckenridge is continuing with the plan to utilize water from Lake Daniels to help slow the rapid decrease of lake levels in Hubbard Creek Reservoir.
The West Texas Rehab Center is having their 44th Annual Telethon this Saturday, January 18th.
An event in Abilene to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.