The United States Postal Service have a few holiday safety tips when sending packages this season.
The Taylor County Grand Jury indicted and Abilene Man on charges of Aggravated Assault after he instigated an hit-and-run with a bicyclist.
Handmade presents add a touch of personal warmth that manufactured goods lack, but local fourth-grade classes are ditching the expected macaroni art to tackle a more ambitious project.
Children who may not have had presents this holiday season will be jumping for joy on Christmas morning to find toys under the tree, all thanks to donations from the kind hearts of the big country.
An Abilene man and his wife were arrested after police found their two malnourished three-year-olds.
Director of Early Childhood Programs at AISD Jenny Putnam says that because now all Early Head Start students will have two main locations. Children from just a few months old to three will go to Crockett, closing down Woodson Elementary. Children from three to four will go to Jane Long Elementary closing down Locust and taking the head start students out of Reagan. This is also taking students from other daycare sites. Putting all teachers and their resources to two central locations.
Children aren't the only ones receiving gifts under the tree this year. A local senior center raised almost 700 gift donations for some well-deserving community members.
Key City residents going to school or running errands may have run into a holly-jolly holiday surprise performance by the Jim Ned High School band.
Abilene Police Department confirmed two arrests were made related to the disturbance near Abilene High School earlier today.
Five lucky drivers in Clyde got rewarded for following the rules of the road all thanks to Santa's helpers in uniform.
We've had several stories about the Salvation Army needing more bell ringers and not being able to fill their spots.
Local business...beware! Counterfeit cash is popping up all over the Key City, and even big name retailers have been targets.
We told her nephew that the news was interviewing children about what they wanted for Christmas. His response, "I want my aunt back." Little did the 9-year-old know that his one wish was standing behind him.
Hardin Simmons Professors stopped by the KRBC studios to talk about their award winning research on text messaging and student engagement
With the city of Abilene growing, the Abilene Metropolitan Planning Organization has been working on a plan to help the growth that comes with the public transit.
An unlikely bunch on Santa's naughty list is working to make the jump onto the nice list by breaking records this holiday season.
An Abilene couple got quite the surprise in their bedroom after a pick-up truck smashed into their home.
The same frontal systems that impact California also have an affect on West Central Texas.
Residents in Buffalo Gap are seeing a shortage in their well water from the lack of rain.
An Abilene man was arrested after assaulting a woman and holding her against her will in a hotel bathroom.
Santa stopped by Honda of Abilene on Saturday to help spread Christmas cheer and play with a few of the animals up for adoption. Honda of Abilene teamed up with Abilene Animal Services and Rescue the Animals, SPCA to help these homeless furry friends find homes.
Have you already sent out your Christmas cards? A girl struggling with a life-threatening illness hopes that this year you will add one more card to your list.
Scammers are targeting senior citizens this holiday season.
KRBC is a proud partner of the "Light Up A Life" campaign that allows Hendrick Hospice Care to provide services to everyone, despite their ability to pay.
A daughters story about her father in Hospice Care.
The Light Up A Life program by Hendrick Hospice Care has enriched the lives of many families who aren't able to afford end of life care for the sick loved ones.
Low cost of living, quiet neighborhoods, and a home-town feel. Abilene is the perfect place for retirement, so senior citizens from across the nation are moving to the Key City.
The most recent case was at Outback Steakhouse. The person used two fake one hundred dollar bills to pay for their meal.
The 10th annual Feast of Sharing kicked off Tuesday.
More than 50 people were attendance at the North Abilene community meeting. They spoke out voicing complaints about illegal dumping, street maintenance, pot holes, crime and other areas of concern.
Many of the grocery stores in the area team up with The Food Bank of West Central Texas to provide nearly a million pounds of food a year to assist those in need.
Today marks the 73rd anniversary of when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, which led the United States into the midst of World War II. Many locals took today to remember the lives lost on American soil.
A local Abilene church held a craft sale to support a school for deaf orphans in Africa.
KRBC's Haley Clawson visited A-Town Cleaners to find out how Jackets for Joy has done so far this month.
A man wanted by the United States Marshals lead Abilene Police on a frantic foot chase in a west side neighborhood.
Crews worked to get a truck out of a ditch after it rear ended the back of a car stopped at a stop light west bound on South 1st Street.
Downtown Abilene's Christmas celebration kicked off the season tonight!
The City of Abilene's Annual City Sidewalks took over downtown Abilene on Tuesday, December 2nd and KRBC's Jacob Bradford was there to watch as people flooded into Downtown Abilene.
The City of Abilene has an answer for numerous complaints from residents about a strange odor coming from their faucet water
Even being surrounded by family this holiday season people can still feel stressed and depressed during this winter. the ACU clinic and the Abilene Behavioral Health Clinic both say that for a small group of people, the holidays can be a tough time.
There are many gift trees this time of year but these highlight the senior citizens of Abilene.
Coming together again this year to help animals find a home, Rescue the Animals, SPCA and the City of Abilene are putting every animal at the Animal Shelter on sale until January 3, of next year Rescue the Animals, SPCA is offering a $20 mail-in spay/neuter rebate on every animal adopted, and the City of Abilene is taking an additional $20 off the price of each animal.
Some of the Abilene small businesses said that they were not as busy as they have been in the past. Betty & June's boutique said that it was better for them that the big retail stores opened up Thursday so people could do their big retail shopping then go enjoy smaller businesses and their discount sales.
Abilene residents ran, walked or trotted for this years Turkey Trot
Millions of eyes from all across the country were gazing upon the wonders of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, but one family from Colorado City was looking intently for their loved one.
Last week, The Robertson Prison Unit was Without Water Due to Decreasing Levels at Their Water Supply Tank, City Confirms.
20 people were displaced from their apartments overnight as a fire caused an entire building in an apartment complex to be evacuated.
One person sent to the hospital for smoke inhalation after a fire at Spanish Arms Apartments around midnight Tuesday night.
A local church surprises Abilene homeless man with a fully furnished, stocked and decorated apartment.
Now more than ever, women choose truck driving as a profession.