Former Normangee police chief sentenced to 2 years probation

Former Normangee Police Chief Joseph Navarro, or Jody, was sentenced Wednesday to two years probation after he pleaded guilty in January to abusing his access to a crime database.  

McLennan County launches new free discount prescription savings program

This morning, the McLennan County Commission and the Coast2Coast Rx prescription discount program will hold a press conference to launch a new prescription discount program for county residents.

Scott and White to host 'Poison Safety Safari' at Cameron Park Zoo

This weekend, Scott and White Healthcare, in partnership with The Central Texas Poison Control Control Center and Cameron Park Zoo, will be hosting a Poison Safety Safari event in Waco.

Baylor announces record shattering fundraising success

Two years ago this month, Baylor University received a visionary gift from distinguished Baylor alumnus and philanthropist Drayton McLane Jr., BBA ’58, and his family to initiate fundraising to support an ambitious dream: a $260 million o

Cen-Texas artist arrested in connection with West Texas vandalism

The Texas Department of Public Safety arrested a Waco man Tuesday afternoon in connection with the vandalism of Prada Marfa, the art exhibit located in Vale

Downtown Waco, Cameron Park street closures

Waco, Texas (March 20, 2014) – Due to the Baylor Bearathon, streets throughout Cameron Park, along with portions of University Parks Drive and areas around Baylor University campus will be closed from 6 a.m. until noon on Saturday, March 22.

Waco city council considers updating strip club ordinances

An update to Waco's strip club ordinances could soon prohibit lap dances and any form of physical contact at strip clubs in the area.

Cameron Park unveils new app

Cameron Park officials have announced a smart phone app is now available to help those wanting to explore the grounds without getting lost.

Rabid Dog in Lorena Area

(March 19, 2014) A case of rabies has been confirmed in a dog that became ill while in the Waco Animal Shelter and died on March 17th. The dog was picked up as a stray in Lorena at 221 S. Front St. on March 11th.

Be careful as snakes begin to come out of winter hiding

As you can already tell, the seasons are changing, which means local critters are bound to start coming out of their winter hiding places.