Waco

Waco man sentenced to life without parole for sexual assaulting child in 2009

A Waco man was sentenced to life without parole today after being convicted of sexual assault of a child yesterday afternoon.

Police identify man responsible for seven hour standoff

Police have identified the man who barricaded himself in a duplex and held  officers on a seven hour standoff.

Church left with smoke and water damage after Wednesday night fire

Waco firefighters responded to a fire at the Seventh Day Adventist Church located at 800 W. Hwy 6, shortly before 9:30 p.m on Wednesday night.

Health District to Participate in National Mosquito Control Awareness Week

Waco-The week of June 22 through June 28, 2014 has been declared the eighteenth annual “National Mosquito Control Awareness Week” by the American Mosquito Control Association (AMCA).

Waco PD trying to ID cell phone thief

Police have released surveillance video of a man they want to identify who was caught on camera stealing a cell phone from a clothing store last month.

Waco PD looks for man who scammed woman out of $6K

Waco police are looking for a man they say scammed a woman out of $6,000 in a jewelry scam.

Early morning crash caused power outages for Oncor customers

A Wednesday morning accident caused some Oncor customers to loose power. According to police the accident happened around 3:15 a.m. when a driver fell asleep at the wheel causing him to crash into a power line.

Bill passes to rename Waco VA after Pearl Harbor hero

The U.S. House of Representatives has passed a bill, which was presented by Representative Bill Flores in March, to rename the Waco Veterans Affairs Memorial Center in honor of Navy officer Doris Miller.

Truck leaves scene after motorcyclist suffers serious injuries

Authorities are looking for help in determining the person responsible for injuries suffered recently by a motorcyclist in Waco.

Waco man arrested for scamming an elderly woman out of $1,000

A Waco man is accused of scamming a 94-year old woman out of $1,000 for a paint job that he never finished. Keith Allen Water is facing a charge of exploitation of the elderly.