Steve Savage had an early lead all night and came out on top over his opponent Joy Ellinger. Savage took in more than half of the votes tonight while Ellinger only received forty-two percent.
An ambulance was involved in a two vehicle crash in North Abilene.
A rash of thefts and fraud centered around state vehicle inspection has prompted Texas to ditch outdated window stickers for a system more worthy of their 21st century clientele.
The owner says she was only inside for 15 minutes before she witnessed a man taking off with her truck.
Monday afternoon, members of the Abilene City Council met for a bus tour of Abilene. Council members met with the Abilene Fire Department and the Abilene Police Department about different projects for May's bond election.
The working relationship between Abilene police and local pawn shops has lead to five arrests this month. I spoke with an Abilene Detective about how grateful people are to get their stolen items back home.
Residents of Ranger were asked to conserve water today as pumps were shut off to allow for the installation of new water lines.
A fire destroyed a home Sunday afternoon in Breckenridge. The house fire was located at 1300 W. Lindsey . The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
At one point Larry Hulse was a hard working man. He was working as a truck driver but after an accident that left him unable to work, he became homeless on the streets of Abilene. Now he's getting a second chance at life thanks to a local non-profit.
Before tossing the ashes from your fire place, make sure you let them cool down first.
Multiple wrecks, due to winter weather, could be seen on US 84 between Sweetwater and Snyder.
Residents in the area say that they are happy to see the city pumping seven million galls per day of treated water into the lake and are hopeful of the future.
Highway US-84 between Sweetwater and Snyder proved very dangerous for motorists this afternoon.
An 82 million dollar project is now pumping water to Abilene's main water source.
Beef prices continue to increase and it's having an impact on local barbeque restaurants, not only in costs but menu options.
The small town of Snyder experienced quite the earthquake on Tuesday. Measuring at a 3.5 on the Richter Scale, the earthquake shook windows and computer monitors and knocked over lamps.
The salt component used to keep us safe on the roads during the icy weather can also harm us. KRBC's Shannon Valladolid found out if salt pollution is a problem here in the Big Country.
A local store in Buffalo Gap say that they did well over the holiday season, especially for it being the first holiday season for the store.
One person was taken to the hospital after a two vehicle wreck in South Abilene.
Text, drive, go to jail... if only that was the worst possible consequence. New statistics show distracted driving is going to continue growing as a leading cause of death across the nation.
Flu season hit the big country hard this year and it's taking it's toll on students. School officials are saying that they have seen around three times as many absences this school year due to the flu or flu like symptoms.
2015 can be the year of green-living if you take up the resolution to be more Eco-friendly.
Hundreds of crashes over the span of a few days is usually bad news, but local body repair shops are cashing-in big time on the Big Country's misfortune after last week's winter weather.
An Abilene native saved a woman from a burning building in Irving, Texas.
A vacant Abilene City Council seat has taxpayers footing the bill. The special election between Joy Ellinger and Steve Savage is costing the city a little over 21 thousand dollars. KRBC'S Shannon Valladolid found out what every penny on this election is spent on.
December's icy conditions have delayed some cotton farmers from harvesting their crop.
Dyess Elementary is the first of eleven schools in Abilene ISD to receive construction work and security upgrades.
If you are hearing or speech impaired a new service could help save your life.
A business that offers pet sitting gained extra profit because of the winter weather conditions.
Abilene Regional Airport is back open today after it closed due to hazardous weather yesterday. However, some flyers are still stuck in Abilene. The runways are open and planes clear for take off, but delays and cancellations are still occurring.
Local hotels were reaching their max occupancy due to the winter blast this week. Several guests were going to stay another night in Abilene to be safe.
Icy roads made for a dangerous commute along I-20 this morning. At least three eighteen wheelers were involved in accidents near Clyde.
Drivers who lose control of their vehicles and maybe go sliding through a red light say they hope that the law enforcement will be understanding and not give tickets unless there is an accident.
The big item of discussion at the Tuesday morning Taylor County Commissioners Court meeting was the possibility of the federal government putting a cap on how much inmates are charged for phone calls.
Ohio woman travels over one thousand miles to meet her boyfriend for the first time.
Lower gas prices have led travelers to decide it is cheaper for them to drive this holiday season than to fly to their destinations.
Saturday marked four years since 13-year old Hailey Dunn from Colorado City went missing. Her disappearance made national headlines and started a search that lasted more than two years.
Despite threats from the group that hacked Sony pictures. An Abilene drive-in theater aired the film, "The Interview" on this Christmas night. Town & Country Drive In movie posted on its website Tuesday. Despite being able to order the movie online a few people braved the chilly wind to catch the movie.Due to threats from hackers, Sony pictures decided to make the comedy available starting Christmas at a limited number of theaters.
Homeowners are looking for answers after their dog was shot in an alleged home break-in.
Traffic was being diverted on South 1st & Sayles after a multi-car wreck.
A family is now without a home just days before Christmas. The Ranger and Eastland communities have come together to help a family in need.
Sleigh bells are ringing and bringing in the dough for those who are typically without work. 'Tis the season for getting, gifting, and shopping for days. 'Tis the season for seasonal employment.
The holidays aren't happy, Christmas isn't merry, and tidings aren't good if you're stranded or alone. A local non-profit is turning community into family as they begin preparations for this year's city-wide feast.
What cuter present could there be than a puppy with a bow wagging his tail under the tree?
A local artist is bearing it all by displaying a haunting portrayal of self-interpretation through life's journey on the walls of a local gallery, offering viewers a glimpse into her perspective of the world.
Half a million dollars will be used to on new surveillance equipment for the Abilene Police Department.
Bacteria, viruses, parasites, and mold... dark forces could be hiding in your turkey, casserole, dressing, or even dessert if you're not careful preparing this year's holiday feast.
Rose Park Recreational center hold winter camp for kids.
We continue our 12 days of shop local with a store in Snyder.
Local law enforcement is on high alert after the FBI warned of an ISIS threat to Memphis.