Although news coverage of the crisis on the Texas Border has dwindled, the humanitarian needs there have not. KTAB's Matthew Torres is in McAllen with Global Samaritan Resources volunteers who are helping out.
Several taxes are going up in Taylor County. Separately the tax hikes from the county and AISD don't look bad, but together how much extra will you be paying this year?
Only a few hours after the first day of school is out, the Office Depot in south Abilene gets slammed with customers looking for back to school supplies.
Taylor County volunteer firefighters are facing a new and changing landscape, requiring them to have bigger, better equipment, and a place to house that equipment.
With bed bugs on the rise, here are some ways to get rid of them.
An Abilene doctors speaks about the future of mission trips after the Ebola virus outbreak.
"Sleep tight, don't let the bed bugs bite," is becoming a growing reality in Abilene as the number of cases of the pest infesting Abilene hotels and homes continues to rise.
Neighbors are raising a big stink in North Abilene.
Would a curfew for teenagers help keep crime down?
Abilene Police Motorcycle Officer and a dog collided this morning.
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.
KTAB's Victor Sotelo visits the fully restored Shackelford County Courthouse.
Thanks to the quick thinking and experience of a truck driver, there were no injuries when an 18 wheeler collided with a tractor mowing on the side of Interstate-20.
That show won't happen this year due to an explosion this morning that killed one man, injured others and destroyed the fireworks.
So if you have Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, what do you do about up coming appointments or continuing care?
Vandalism was discovered at a cemetery in Eastland County with dozens of grave sites tampered with, and many head stones pushed over and broken, some of them are irreplaceable.
KTAB's Victor Sotelo spoke with Kay Durilla with the Taylor County Public Health District about measles after a case was confirmed in an infant residing in Taylor County.
As part of the Snyder Air Show, the Freedom Flyers group is giving free rides in a P-51 Mustang to World War II veterans. Six Vets took a ride in Pecos Bill.
An Abilene Vietnam War veteran who was trying to raise awareness about soldier suicides was arrested after an unsuccessful visit to Congressman Randy Neugebauer's Abilene office. Now, he's suing more than 25 people and agencies.
So your hail damaged vehicle has been towed off, and now you're waiting to hear from your insurance company. Meanwhile, where is your car, what is being done to it, and what will become of it?
The Hidden Cash craze has hit the Big Country and the first $20 dollars was found in Downtown Abilene.
"You'll never amount to anything." How many children have heard that and believed it? KTAB's Victor Sotelo has found a teenager at the Texas High School Rodeo Finals who doesn't believe it anymore.
Taylor County jailers have gotten a pay raise after emergency action was taken by Taylor County Commissioners.
KTAB's Investigate Reporter, Victor Sotelo did some checking with the family of the thirteen year old.
We told you about the lock down of the north Abilene elementary school, after a call to 911, reporting a man entering the school, possibly with a gun. This was apparently a custody battle which spilled into the school's environment.
Abilene Police Chief Stan Standridge said he appreciated what parents have had to say about the response of police and school staff efforts amidst the Jane Long lock down Thursday morning.
The summer break from school is just days away. That means many youngsters will be left at the house while parents work. In this two part series, we asked experts about how to keep children safe while they are left by themselves.
Not a lot of people going to the poles for run off elections.
Every once in a while, we need a reminder of why it is so important to remember those who fought and died for our country.
Volunteer fire departments, who helped fight the Camp Barkely Fire last month, continue to get donations from the public. One such donation came in on Thursday from Beltway Park Baptist Church.
Within the search warrant for Fenner's DNA, we now know the name of a Jones County Sheriff supervisor who may have concealed evidence.
Individuals from Iraq sat down with Eastland County oil and gas officials, at the Eastland Chamber of Commerce, to ask questions about the local market.
We knew what happened immediately after shots were fired near the intersection of Highway 277 and FM 2404, but we now know about the moments after 26 year old Stephanie Fenner was in police custody.
An Abilene mother, who was searching for an answer to her sons behavioral problems, found what she was looking for in an Abilene therapy center.
It was more than a month ago that boaters at Lake Ivie told KTAB news that the last boat ramp open at the lake could be closed by the first of May, because of the low lake level.
Buffalo Gap's "Fire Wise" designation was recently brought to a halt because of red tape from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
There was a heated discussion at the Shackelford County Commissioners Court meeting Tuesday morning regarding alleged illegal vehicle searches by Albany law enforcement.
The fire at Camp Barkeley has caused many evacuations from the Buffalo Gap community. KTAB is at the scene giving updates on the current conditions of the fire.
Holly Sargent lost her life in the flood waters and today on the 12th anniversary of her death and the flood, we learned something new about Holly.
Here's a warning to those who like to do-it-yourself and those who are moving into rent houses or into another home.
The suicide rate of our returning veterans continues to be higher than any other segment of society and today a Vietnam veteran tried to call attention to the problem and was almost arrested in downtown Abilene.
This story is 600 years in the making. It started when a giant oak tree fell on a structure in Buffalo Gap in 1996.
A formerly fired police officer, Frank Saylors, is running for City Commissioner in Eastland.
A high ranking member of the House of Yahweh in Callahan County has been arrested for allegedly threatening the life of a Taylor County State District Judge.
The jury has reached a verdict in the Lanny Bush murder trial in Coleman and his punishment was automatic.
An Abilene man, with a possible medical condition, drove into The Hot Spot Tanning Salon on North 1st street. That's after he ran over a woman walking on South 1st street.
It's a grim sight at the O.H. Ivie Reservoir. There are scarier predictions if the lake does not get a good rain anytime soon.
A shooting in Santa Anna, has sent one man to the hospital and another is in custody.
KTAB's Victor Sotelo reports live after a news conference about a man suspected of shooting an Abilene IHOP early Sunday morning, that is now in police custody.
Taylor County is considering buying game cameras to catch those illegally dumping animal carcasses and trash in creeks.