Waco

12-year-old boy drowns in lake on Saturday

A 12-year old boy was found dead after an apparent drowning near BSR Cable Park.

Man pleads guilty to drug distribution charges

A Waco man has pleaded guilty to the distribution of marijuana charges against him in connection to his family being linked to a two state drug trafficking ring. Connor Koss is set to return to court on August 20 for sentencing.

Local sickle cell organization looks to raise much needed funds this Saturday

The Central Texas Sickle Cell Association needs your help raising funds this weekend at the first ever Helicopter Golf Ball Drop.

Jury finds man guilty of 2012 murder of high school student

A McLennan County jury has found a man guilty of murdering a high school student back in 2012.   Elton Reynosa is charged with the death of 18-year-old Dominic William Garcia.  

Environmentalists provide ways to protect yourself against West Nile Virus

So far this year, there have been no reported cases of West Nile Virus. Local environmentalists hope to keep it that way.

Group of Waco children dazzled by Texas A&M Chemistry Road Show

The Texas A&M Chemistry Road Show made a stop at the Waco-McLennan County Library to teach children about colorful chemical reactions, experiments and what its like to be a scientist.

Two men indicted in connection to possible gang rape initiation

Two men have been indicted on aggravated sexual assault of a child charges in connection to the rapes of at least two girls.

Suspect arrested in connection with stabbing death outside of Gospel Café

An arrest has been made in connection with the stabbing outside of Gospel Café that led to the death of a 19-year-old.

McLennan County Public Health District offering free HIV Testing

This Friday is Nation HIV Testing Day and the McLennan County Public Health District is offering free rapid HIV tests.

Fireworks stands now open for July 4th sales

Fireworks are now on sale for the Independence Day holiday.