Waco

Brush, debris removal still underway in Waco following last month's storms

The City of Waco Solid Waste Service department continues to respond to calls for brush removal as a result of the June storms. As of July 16, a total of 1,570 tons of brush have been collected from 1,201 Work Orders.

Temple man, woman plead guilty to mail theft charges

A Temple man and woman are awaiting sentencing dates after both have pleaded guilty to federal charges stemming from post office and mailbox break-ins.

Waco VFW chapter to host free barbecue next Wednesday

The Waco VFW Post 8564 Chapter is hosting a free barbecue next week for veterans and the community, despite having financial troubles of their own.

Pro-life display vandalized, destroyed in Waco

A pro-life display was vandalized and destroyed in Waco on Thursday.

CPS to hold recruitment event in attempt to get more local foster homes going

So far this year, McLennan County has already set a new record for the number of children being removed from their homes and being placed into foster care. Unfortunately, there aren't enough area foster homes available.

Waco ISD "Meals On Bus" program receives positive response from community

Every afternoon local families and children are lining up at different sites throughout Waco, waiting for a school bus arrive despite school being out for summer.

Salvation Army starts "Fill the Bus" campaign

It's almost back to school time, and the Salvation Army in Waco is looking to "Fill the Bus".

McLennan County jailer injured in scuffle with inmate

A McLennan County jailer had to undergo surgery Wednesday after officials say she was attacked by an inmate.

Man arrested for punching trooper at local hospital

A man was arrested at a local hospital after officials say he punched a Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper who was at the hospital with a suspect of another crime.

Residents living near event venues will have opportunity to earn extra income

The City of Waco has approved an ordinance Tuesday night that will allow citizens to use their lawns to earn extra income.