25 year old Jason Hood has type one diabetes, and after being arrested in a disturbance call here in Taylor County; he didn't have the chance to grab his insulin to the jail. His mother brought the insulin to the jail for them to give to him, yet, it was still not given to him. Which, ultimately led to him passing out in the jail.
Many Have Reported Receiving Phone Calls Asking For Their Personal Information.
Hendrick Hospice Care announced Monday night that they have started plans to construct a new state-of-the-art hospice care facility.
Police is looking for your help in identifying a man related to a forgery case.
Hundreds Came To Honor March 2nd As A Day Of Freedom.
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.
When times get tough many people around the world including the Big Country turn to the power of prayer to comfort them. For one McMurry student the power of prayer is not only helping him through a tough period in his life, but he's helping others, as well.
This week on KRBC's Do My Job, Morning Meteorologist Adrian Castellano learns what it takes to run a multiple attraction facility.
More Women Are Obtaining Their CHL In The Last Two Years.
Sometimes we go to work sick or know someone who has, an Abilene doctor speaks about dealing with germs at the office.
Local Says They Are Receiving The Wrong Prescription From Local Pharmacies.
Wednesday a judge out of San Antonio said that the ban on same sex marriage is unconstitutional and that set waves of opposition and support from across the state. Even churches are standing behind the ruling, in support of the LGBT community.
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.
Dyess Receiving Honor For The Resource's Their Chapel Provides
The owners of Gene's Campers & Repair is closing its doors Friday to focus on a medical ministry they started years ago.
New Tablets At The Dinner Table Have People Questioning The Meaning Of Family Time. Others, Like Them.
Former Ringo Drilling employees that were laid off nearly two weeks ago received some help Monday afternoon in finding work elsewhere.
After The Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting, Gun Sales Were Off The Charts, Now They Have Stabilized.
Bullying across the country is rising and for many making it through a school day is rough. One of Hardin-Simmons' band students knows that all too well, but he has persevered and is now enjoying the fruits of his labor.
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.
Almost Seven Months After His Disappearance And Brandon's Family Still Doesn't Have Answers.
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.
Voters began casting their ballots this week for primary races as early voting began on Tuesday.
Dr. Lynn Stansberry Brusnahan and Her Son Speak At The 10th Annual Autism Extravaganza.
The war on drugs is a long fought battle, and between the Abilene Police Department and heads shops in town selling synthetic cannabis. That war came head to head in June. With a ordinance that moved head shops away from industrial areas, the department has not received an emergency medical call involving synthetic pot since October.
Officer on scene confirms one death and multiple others injured.
Newlyweds Get Ready To Begin Foster Parent Training
Two men have been arrested late Monday night after allegedly stealing a gun and money from a home in the Alameda Addition.
Thieves Have Broken Into Seven Post Offices In The Last Two Days.
A house fire on County Road 383 in Anson leaves a family without a place to call home.
Clear Skies And Bright Sunshine Brought An Increase In Business And An Increase In Traffic.
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.
The trial not only took it's toll for family and friends of Tiffany Klapheke, but the twelve jurors, as well. One of them, Elizabeth McDonald opened up to us about the experience of being a part of the trial.
The Abilene 911 Center has the technology, the people, and the passion on hand ready to take on any tragedy that you throw their way.
A Non-Profit that brings beautiful dresses into the hands of women and girls that don't normally get the chance to slip into an evening gown. For Valentine's Day they are throwing their second annual Masquerade Ball to help them bring back some of the help they have brought to so many.
The Rate Of Minimum Wage In Texas Is $7.25 An Hour, Many Are Barely Getting By On It.
In one weekend more than $3,500 worth of valuables were stolen from one bar parking lot. While car break ins have had a steady number, this past month car break ins at bar parking lots spiked.
Many Locals Say They Have Seen Coyotes In Their Backyard And By The Playground Of Wyllie High School
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.
A man and his dog are walking across the country to raise money for wounded service men and women.
'Pilots N Paws' Team Up With Local Animal Shelters To Help Bring Animals To New Homes Nationwide.
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.
A couple from California decided that after being welcomed by the Salvation Army, in Abilene, they've decided that this is the place for them.
Back in October Officer Sid Reyes was in the middle of a controversy after he pepper sprayed a deaf man. Now, now nearly four months later Reyes is retiring.
TxDOT Works With Different Agencies To Promote Traffic Safety.
Mission Abilene Starts National Movement In Abilene To Inspire People To Conquer Their Goals
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.
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.
The American Legion and Texas Veterans Held Annual TET Reunion At The Taylor County Expo Center.
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.
With an announcement from McMurry University on Friday that they were withdrawing their bid from division II to a division III. Many of their athletes might be wondering where they stand as the university tries to remain financially stable.
The new technology of e-cigarettes is taking off across the nation, as a what some are saying is a newer and safer alternative to regular smoking. As Stogies found out, the demand for the e-cigarettes is booming in the Key City.
The mayors of three West Texas cities came together on Wednesday to formally announce the beginning of a working relationship between Midland, San Angelo, and Abilene to help combat the water crisis.
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.
Whether it's being stranded by your car on the side of the road or the zombie outbreak finally reaching the Big Country, there's no telling what you might need to know basic survival skills for. Heather Reed, the Site Manager for the Buffalo Gap Historic Village wants to teach folks just like you how to prepare for the worst.
Law Enforcement And Driving Schools Are Taking Aggressive Approaches to Enforce Seat Belt Wearing.
10 Year old Emily Carrizalez decided that after seeing a commercial for St. Jude's Children's Hospital, she decided to ask her grandmother to teach her how to crotchet, so she put her fingers to work and started making scarves to raise money for the family and kids in the hospital.
Texas Railroad Commissioner Christi Craddick visited Abilene Wednesday morning to discuss the current state and future of the oil and gas industry.
A Local Man Who Once Called The Streets His Home Is Given A Second Chance With The Help of Kind People.
The Abilene Fire Department says the city of Abilene is among one of eighteen communities that has the best property insurance rates in Texas.
A rollover accident north of Tye kills one Anson man early Tuesday morning.
Recent Government Warnings Suggest Tobacco Is Even More Dangerous Now
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.
Jacob Bradford - Nicole Keller is wanting to help other military families that have lost their loved ones. After losing her husband in a traffic accident one year to the day; she has organized a 5k to benefit foundations that help surviving family of military members.
About 150 People Came To Voice Their Opinion On The Controversial Topic Of Gassing.
The manager for ACCO Farm and Ranch Center Kevin Jackson explained that many people are switching to back yard farming for organic reasons, because raising the animals themselves let's them know exactly what's going into their bodies.
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.
Farmers and Ranchers Struggle To Maintain Their Livestock And Grounds Due To Water Shortage.
A second home break-in with people inside has surfaced in an area in north Abilene.
Taylor Alliance Of Prevention Starts Underage Drinking Campaign
Abilene's Public Works Department started a project Monday morning that will help enhance several blocks of South 1st.
A recent convenience store robbery is this week's Abilene Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week.
Comanche County firefighters battled a grass fire Saturday afternoon that took nearly six hours to extinguish.
Abilene Police are looking into a robbery that happened Thursday afternoon at Sonic Drive-In on Barrow Street.
The Cross Plains Volunteer Fire Department is building a new fire station and is needing the help from the community to raise funds.
Girl Scouts of Texas Oklahoma Plains are starting the New Year with their their 2014 Cookie Program.
Two young men are safe after two suspects tried to break into their home while they were inside Friday afternoon.
An Abilene man is behind bars after he allegedly sexually assaulted an underage girl for nearly a decade.
Three people are dead after an accident in West Lubbock Friday night.
United Blood Services will be holding several blood drives over the next 30 days to give area residents a chance to donate.
Whether it's the missing persons cases or one like the attempted murder of the girl in Eastland county, comments about those cases almost instantly become rampant on social media. While some of the attention is good for those affected, some of it can be distressing for family and victims.
The Cisco man charged with attempted murder, rape, and kidnapping of a young girl is also accused of sexually abusing two other girls in a case that allegedly sat untouched for months
On Wednesday, people watching KRBC during "Revolution," may have seen an Anson native on their screen. It might have just been a split second, but that second is a passion for Vance W. Boyd.
Friends of missing HSU graduate Brendan John Boyd are working hard to keep his name out there in hopes to find him safe.
Recent controversies regarding "gassing" snakes has lead to a proposed law that would prohibit this method, possibly hurting the annual Rattlesnake Roundup.
Texas counties are eligible for a grant that can help repair roads caused by the increased oil and gas production.
Three Robberies Involving ATMs Occur In One Month Bringing Concern To Locals.
A 12-year-old girl is spending her birthday at a hospital in Fort Worth Monday after she was kidnapped and left to die near a lake Sunday afternoon.
Organizations received an overflow of support during the holiday season, but places such as Salvation Army are asking people to continue to volunteer.
Residents walked inside their South Abilene home late Saturday night to find an armed gunman.
TxDOT construction and maintenance update Jan. 6-10
Friends And McMurry Faculty Came Out To Honor Lauren Bump By Hosting A Silent Walk.
One man is dead following an accident near Ranger early Saturday morning.
Two people were killed in a car crash four miles outside of Sweetwater Friday night.
Faculty at McMurry University remembers Lauren Bump, who was a 2010 graduate of McMurry, as a hard working Christian. For her college deans, they believe that her potential was cut way too short.
Sonja Dunham has one goal for her Jeep in May, to fill it with donations for the Ronald McDonald house in Ft. Worth. All of this to help the ones who helped her when she needed it most.
Identical Twin Babies Born Just Seconds Apart Give Them Different Birth Years.
Locals Share Memories About Their Experiences Dating Back To The 1930's At The Art Center.
The number of DWI arrests in 2013 has dropped slightly since last year, the Abilene Police Department says.
Abilene Police is looking for people to help identify a person of interest linked to a recent forgery case that happened Thursday, November 10.
A two-vehicle accident outside of Abilene kills one driver early Sunday afternoon.
Construction continues along I-20, Loop 322 frontage roads.
An Abilene man is behind bars after he allegedly pointed a gun to three victims in a threatening manner early Sunday morning.
The Brownwood Police Department announced that they are currently taking applications for the next Citizens Police Academy (CPA). This will be the fourth CPA since Chief Mike Corley took office in 2010.
Lois Preslar Has Huge Birthday Bash To Celebrate Turning One Hundred Years Old.
Katie Gibson is a senior at Aspermont High School and every year she's won the All-American Mascot Award. For her final year in high school she's headed to Orlando, Florida to represent Aspermont in the pre-game show performance.
Piano Man has shoppers feeling the Holiday joy no matter how hectic the Mall is
Christmas Decor Decorates House of Family With Deployed Loved One.
People continue scrambling to check their accounts and have been since last week. Local banks such as Western Bank responded to over 25 calls from customers concerned about their accounts.
With Christmas falling on a weekday, shopping on a weekend proved to be critical for many shoppers.
Abilene Police is looking for information that can help police arrest and charge a suspect in a recent credit card abuse case.
An Abilene man was arrested Saturday night after he allegedly punched a peace officer in the face half-naked.
The City of Abilene Recreation Division is offering a fun-filled winter break camp to thrill and challenge youngsters during their school vacation.