Waco

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.

Police searching for two men involved in early morning burglary

Waco police are searching for two men who were involved in an early Thursday morning burglary.

Three people arrested for stealing metal from a constuction site

Three people were arrested after authorities say they tried to steal metal from a construction site on Tuesday night.

Woman arrested for stealing from local ER

Waco police arrested a woman they say stole medical supplies from a local emergency room Monday night.  

Waco area bridges closed for condition surveys temporarily

A few bridges have been closed during the daytime this week for routine condition surveys conducted by TxDOT.