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.
A 4-year-old child was rescued by passing neighbors after falling out of a second story window.
A year long mystery of fruit trees being cut down has been solved.
It's a step back in time that people from all over the world come to experience, an old fashion soda shop that serves up pure cane sugar soda.
The Development Corporation of Abilene is seeking a new CEO.
KTAB's Victor Sotelo and Matthew Torres report live.
KTAB's investigative reporter, Victor Sotelo, takes a look at how much legal proceedings that require court-appointed attorneys cost tax payers.
Many people are paying up so they don't get locked up.
KTAB's Victor Sotelo takes a look at some unique displays at the Farm, Ranch, and Wildlife Expo.
We talked to Victor Sotelo about covering the Tiffany Klapheke trial and what he took away from it.
Victor Sotelo sat down with Tiffany Klapheke after she was found guilty of injury to a child resulting in death.
As closing arguments are schedule for Wednesday morning, KTAB's Victor Sotelo goes over highlights of the Tiffany Klapheke Trial.
On the 11th day of the trial, the jury listened to the 911 call Tiffany Klapheke made after discovering her daughter's body, Tamryn Klapheke.
KTAB's Victor Sotelo summarizes the days events from inside the courtroom on day 10 of the Tiffany Klapheke Trial.
Images of Tamryn Klapheke's body were shown to the jury as the medical examiner took the stand.
Testimony begins for the trial of Tiffany Klapheke, the mother accused of neglecting her three children, one to the point of death.
A jury has been seated for the trial of Tiffany Klapheke who is accused of neglecting her three children, one to the point of death.
One arrest has been made in connection to shattered windows, but police say it's not linked to the most recent BB gun crime spree.
The Eastland Chief of Police has been directed to thoroughly investigate the matter of the June 2013 assault case, that could have taken Clayton Fought off the streets sooner.
The positive I.D. is something the Comanche County authorities knew since last October. However, Amber Lowery brother says after leaving several messages, he had to go to Comanche County to find out.
Unsettling information is uncovered about the suspect in the sexual assault case of an Eastland county girl.
Clayton Fought has been charged with aggravated kidnapping, aggravated sexual assault of a child, and attempted capital murder of a 12-year-old child. KTAB's Victor Sotelo spoke with Fought's brother about the crime.
KTAB'S Victor Sotelo finds out what is more popular in Abilene.
There is a unique Christmas tree in Callahan County, but even more unique is the story behind it.
The goal every year for Salvation Army Bell Ringers is about $100,000 in Abilene, they say they are not even close.
Teachers help families feed their children during Christmas break.
Christopher Perez was lead away in shackles and chains by security forces at Dyess Air Force base today. The squadron he used to belong to before he was charged with, and found guilty of, adultery and three cases of child neglect.
In a report over 300 pages long, abused and neglect is documented throughout Tiffany Klapheke's life.
A Haskell man was celebrated today for his contributions to the volunteer fire departments of Taylor county. Over the last 10 years Bill Steele has constructed affordable fire engines so that these departments could fight fires to their best ability, while staying within their budget.
KTAB's Victor Sotelo takes us back in time to Day 2 of the Battle of Gettysburg.
Abilene cosmotology school owner starts a barber program.
The Town and Country Drive-in almost closed but not before the community came together to raise money for a digital conversion.
People in the central Texas town of West are picking up the pieces tonight, and hoping for a fast recovery for everyone affected by last night's fertilizer plant explosion.
Right after the Boston explosions, people all over the United States and all over the world were trying to find out if their friends and loved ones were okay.
Today marks the anniversary of a traffic accident which took the lives of two Abilene girls.