Waco

Neighbor evacuates family after vacant home goes up in flames

The Waco Fire Marshal’s office is investigating how a fire started that destroyed a vacant home, and the next door neighbor thinks it was started by a squatter.

"Wake Up Waco!" initiative helps improve student attendance at Waco ISD

Dozens of students at Waco ISD are participating in a new attendance initiative, called "Wake Up Waco!".  

Baylor gives tour of BRIC

The Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative, or BRIC, opened its doors earlier this year.

Fourth man arrested in connection to July ATM theft in Waco

A fourth man has been arrested in connection with a July 2013 theft of an ATM machine from a Waco hotel.

Cen-Tex man indicted for murdering his estranged girlfriend

A McLennan County Grand Jury has indicted a Central Texas man on murder for the July 2012 death of his estranged girlfriend.

Two indicted for drug growing operation near Baylor's campus

A McLennan County Grand Jury has indicted two former Baylor students in connection to a drug bust conducted by McLennan County Sheriff's deputies in late March.

McGregor man sentenced to 30 years in prison for child indecency

A McGregor man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for child sexual abuse after a 6-year-old child reported him.

Waco man faces 3 felony charges of child sex abuse

A Waco man is being held on $40,000 bond for three felony child sex abuse charges, following his arrest last Friday.  

TSTC student arrested on sexual assault charge

A Texas State Technical College student remains in jail on a $10,000 bond, following his arrest on Sunday.

McLennan DA expected to recuse department from daycare case

The McLennan County District Attorney is expected to recuse his department of prosecution duties relating to the case of a daycare owner who is accused of giving Benadryl to kids in her care.