In Abilene; school recourse officers have a vital role in the children's lives in school. Not only do they have their own office in the school, but they are there everyday with them. Not only protecting them, but mentoring them.
The Abilene Citizens for Fair Government have started a petition to amend term limits for city council members and the Mayor.
One more day down of hard work for Waldrop construction as they continue to build the new fire station for the Brownwood fire department.
City Council voted only to ban the sale and use of E-Cigarettes to minors, but not to regulate the use of them in public.
School is out for the summer and new construction is in session!
Are your kids vaccinated against HPV? Find out why the Center of Disease Control and Prevention recommends it.
APD's investigation into the BB/air gun vandalism continues. As of late yesterday afternoon, over 100 incidents involving criminal mischief related to damage caused by air guns, had been reported to APD. No arrests have been made.
A Sweetwater man says he plans to remove a pit bull-mix from his property after the dog was accused of killing numerous cats around the neighborhood.
Recent numbers indicate drivers involved in accidents are not wearing seat belts.
New research could allow women to control the likelihood of a pregnancy with a remote.
Some residents in Sweetwater say a pitbull has been terrorizing the streets.
A former client of Meals on Wheels donated a fourth of her estate to the organization.
Tuesday, more fake money was found at another Abilene business.
A Sweetwater man has recently made it his mission to clean-up Lake Sweetwater.
Tuesday, Volkswagen celebrated their new dealership grand opening in Abilene.
Abilene Police are searching for those responsible for shooting out car windows with a BB gun.
A tanker truck carrying propane rolled over on FM 57 in Fisher County.
There's a growing concern that a device used during hysterectomies can spread cancer.
The tire blew out on the car causing it to go off the interstate and flip several times.
According to Captain Trisha Guillebeau, the Dyess Theater will tentatively begin operating movies again on August 8th, 2014.
An overturned tanker truck hauling hazardous material has caused the closure of FM 57 in Fisher County from SH 70 to FM 1085.
This month's Commissioners Court meeting in Eastland will discuss the second and final reading of a proposed ordinance that would prohibit the sale, use, and possession of electronic cigarettes to minors.
The owner of Casa Herrera is remembering the late James Garner as considerate and friendly after meeting him at the restaurant years ago.
With the oil boom that has the Permian Basin busting at the edges with people, the Big Country is also getting in on the boom. It may not be from actual drilling, but from employees traveling to the Permian Basin, students getting taught in engineering in Abilene universities, and supplies being made here and shipped there. All of this is not only benefiting the Basin but our region as well.
A public hearing for a new proposal on electronic cigarettes will be the focus this week for Abilene residents.
A $10,000 dollar check is now in the hands of staff at the Abilene Cultural Affairs Council.
Governor Rick Perry has declared he will be ordering 1000 National Guard Troops to the border to handle the surge of unaccompanied minors.
The 21st Cavalry Brigade at Fort Hood is being forced to close down within the next year due to the downsize of the army, which is why they flew to the combat aviation training brigade at Camp Bowie in Brownwood one final time.
Some of the Big Country area’s finest will exchange their handcuffs for aprons on Thursday, July 24. They'll spend the evening serving up support at the local Texas Roadhouse at the Tip A Cop event.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center President Tedd L. Mitchell, M.D., and Texas Tech University System Chancellor Robert L. Duncan, announced the establishment of the TTUHSC School of Public Health in Abilene.
More restaurant chains in Abilene are continuing to see counterfeit money.
Two Abilene men were sent to jail early Sunday morning after allegedly being involved in a school break-in.
The Melvin Martin Center for Children's Safety, also known as Safety City, will be hosting its annual Summer Safety Camp this week.
The Dyess We Care Team held its 14th annual car wash to help raise money to buy new ladders.
Hundreds filled the Abilene Civic Center on Saturday for the return of Craftapalooza & Fabulous Vintage Market.
The roof of a correctional facility in East Texas collapsed early Saturday afternoon, according to the facility's warden.
The past three weeks the small town of Brekenridge has seen four fires set around the town. Two of them set within 12 hours apart from one another. This is leaving the fire chief ready to have the suspect or suspects in custody before someone gets hurt.
An iconic part of the community.
Dayne Marae tries an Italian soda from the Buffalo Gap Coffee Company.
They thought the calls would stop by now, but they haven't.
Dayne Marae talks to Jim's Pest Control about infestation prevention and extermination.
A highlight of the restaurants in Buffalo Gap.
Dayne Marae cools off with homemade ice cream from Deutschlander Freshwater Catfish.
Dayne Marae chats with Tom Perini, the owner of the internationally known Perini Ranch Steakhouse.
A tour of the Buffalo Gap Historic Village
KTAB's Victor Sotelo visits the fully restored Shackelford County Courthouse.
The Better Business Bureau and the Abilene Police Department say that for the past three weeks there has been a rise in fake money being used in Key City stores. The bureau is saying that these stores are the first line of defense against these crimes.
Bob Bartlett speaks to Grant Zeller about the mission of The Feed Store.
The people of Brownwood are happy to hear a recently rare sound today in and around the city. It's the sound of rainfall and it began last night around 9:45 and continued until around four o'clock this afternoon.
Have recent rains had an impact on the Texas drought? KRBC's Meteorologist Haley Clawson spoke with the National Weather Service to find out.