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.
A Clyde man learns his fate after admitting to the beating death of an Abilene man.
An incident in Eula lead to the evacuation of all students on Eula ISD campuses. The principal notified parents by using an app called "teacher way."
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.
In August of 2014, Leray and Jill Scrifres opened "The Flour Shop" on South 14th Street in Abilene, but now cancer may get in the way of keeping the business going.
One person has been transported to the hospital after a motorcycle and truck collided at Buffalo Gap and Chimney Rock Road.
Connecting Caring Communities and the Abilene Police Department have entered a partnership with hopes of building relationships among neighbors to keep the community safe.
You might miss the blessings and praises going on in the warehouse looking at the front of My Father's Floors as you drive by . Every Wednesday around noon My Father's Kitchen opens up and let's everyone, no matter the walk of life, inside for a hot meal and it's all run by Geradine Heisey Daltons "I won't turn anyone away who's hungry," she says.
Lubbock first responders rushed to the 5600 block of avenue A Wednesday evening to reports of a plane crashing into a television tower.
Abilene High parents have mixed opinions on the resignation of AISD Superintendent Dr. Heath Burns
Today a City Council workshop took place to allow residents to voice their opinions on possible bond projects. The meeting took longer than expected because so many people showed up.
Firefighters have a greater risk of developing testicular, prostate, or colon cancer than the general American population.
A popular Big Country festival won't be going dry after all.
Just before 6 am, the Abilene Fire Department was called to a fire at St Luke's Orthodox Church on the 500 block of Sunset street.
The New England Patriots are the NFL Champions
320 airmen returned home from deployment in Qatar.
The Campus Personal Protection Act could soon make it legal for college students with concealed handgun licenses to carry guns on Texas college campuses.
History is flying high over the Super Bowl and KRBC correspondent John Kucko takes to the skies to show us the man behind the blimp.
The big game is only one day away and KRBC continues to bring you reports straight from Super Bowl XLIX.
While the desert is seeing rainfall leading up to the big game, there's no question the NFL was under some heat of its own during football season.
Two Big Country residents have joined an elite group of donors that have given more than 100 gallons of blood at Meek Blood Center.
KRBC correspondent John Kucko talks about the rainy days leading up to the big game and some final thoughts from players and coaches
Abilene City Council members met for the second bond bus tour this afternoon. Some of the stops included the Abilene Fire Training Facility, the Abilene Zoo and the Abilene Civic Center....
The venue hosting the cross country showdown is one of a kind, a state of the art stadium with some very unique qualities
They may be young but the compassion they have for others is far more mature than their years. A group of elementary and middle school students are encouraging their peers to help people that are affected by cancer. They have partnered with organizations in the area and after three months are ready to have a one arrow drive.
An Ovalo, TX native is now a top ten contestant in Doritos "Crash the Superbowl" contest. Wednesday is the last day to vote!
Truck driver gets pinned inside vehicle after car crash.
Clean black fur, same great smile, and a big blue collar show the dog named Bob Marley has found a home. "He's sweet and cuddly and that's what I wanted," says Allie Dunn. In July of last year Rescue the Animals, SPCA rescued 25 severely neglected and starving animals off a property in Gorman. Those animals ranged from ducks to cats, but the majority were dogs; and that majority included Bob Marley.
A rise in interest in the agricultural way of life from younger generations is becoming apparent in livestock shows.
Abilene City Council approved to spend fifty thousand dollars on research for new guidelines on flight paths going into and out of the base.
A man was shot three times around 7:30 Tuesday night at Abilene's Stonegate Apartments. He says he has no idea who shot him and neighbors are worried.
The certification hearing for a juvenile charged in connection to the murder of Jesse Cortinez was suppose to be held on Wednesday but has been pushed back to February 11th.
The area of Wylie continues to grow. More people are buying homes and raising families and businesses are benefiting.
The Middleton Prison Unit is planning to build a memorial plaque that will be placed at its transportation building in honor of the two officers killed in the bus wreck near Odessa.
Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst (R) delivered the GOP's response.
Taylor County Judge Bolls, Abilene Mayor Norm Archibald, and the superintendents from Abilene ISD and Wylie ISD all gathered together Tuesday morning for the eighth annual State of the City Address.
A mother of three is fatally shot at her boyfriend's home in Baird over the weekend
Abilene Police are searching for a male suspect after an aggravated robbery in the Mall of Abilene parking lot outside Best Buy.
An Abilene man is in custody after leading police on a short foot chase near Abilene High School
For more than twenty years, citizens of Abilene have come together to appreciate history and each other.
Texas Rangers are investigating a deadly shooting that happened in Baird over the weekend.
The West Texas Rehab is having their 45th Annual Auction and the bidding ends at 11:59, January 17th.
Texas’ longest-serving governor, Rick Perry, taking over office in 2000. Perry used his farewell speech Thursday to call for greater bipartisanship and political compromise, leaving many to wonder of an expected 2016 presidential run.
A volunteer fire department in Stephens Co. will benefit from a Fire Equipment Grant presented by the Texas A&M Forest Service.
The community of Baird is coming together to pray and raise funds for one of their own involved in the deadly prison bus wreck on Wednesday.