Waco

Free tax preps @ Univeristy High starts this week

Free income tax service at University High School has reached a milestone.

MLK Jr. day is day of service for Baylor students

Dozens of Baylor University students came together Monday as a part of the annual MLK Jr. day of service.

Waco man threatens girlfriend with pistol, then turns gun on himself

Officers responded to a shooting Monday morning in the 1100 block of North 6th at 2:55 a.m.

Waco PD traffic sting nets 182 violations, 8 arrests

The Waco Police Department took to the streets and to social media to ticket drivers violating traffic laws on Thursday. It’s all an effort to keep Wacoans safe on roadways and to make sure their rides deserve to see pavement.

HEB holds pantry makeover shopping trip for weight loss competitors

On Friday, HEB held a pantry makeover shopping trip in Waco as a part of their Slim Down Showdown competition.

Waco ISD installs CopSync in schools

In light of the Sandy Hook shooting and other recent school emergency situations, one local school district is amping up security measures. In the event of an emergency, everyone knows...

Waco-McLennan County announces first flu-related death

The Waco-McLennan County Public Health District is reporting the first flu-related death in the 2013-2014 flu season. The death occurred last week and involved a female in her sixties who succumbed to influenza type A.

IHOP loiterer tased after fighting with Waco PD

A transient was tased and is now in the McLennan County Jail after he would not leave a restaurant in Waco. Waco police were called to the IHOP at 4th Street and I35 near the campus of Baylor to remove a man from the restaurant.

McLennan Sheriff's Dept. releases 2013 report

The McLennan County Sheriff’s Office made more than 3,600 arrests in 2013. Deputies attempted to serve 4,700 arrest warrants in 2013 compared to 854 in 2012, authorities said.

Waco Police, U.S. Marshal Task Force arrest Waco man wanted for several warrants

A local man wanted in McLennan and Bosque County had locked himself inside his home. It happened at 3:00 p.m. in the 3600 block of Parkwood in Waco.