Local News

A seven-year-old's Make-A-Wish dream finally comes true

On Friday, June 25, we told you an inspirational story about a boy who was diagnosed with a rare syndrome of Rapid-Onset-Obesity known as ROHHAD. It was that boy's simple wish to become a gardener.

Authorities search Central Texas for fugitive child sex offender

Authorities have been searching the Central Texas area for one of the U.S. Marshals Service's most wanted fugitives.  

Fort Hood soldiers work to help make a seven-year-old's wish come true

A special little boy will receive a big surprise on Monday from the Make-A-Wish foundation.

Second woman arrested in connection to Waco ER room theft

Woodway police have arrested a second woman who is accused of stealing medical supplies from a Providence Health Center emergency room a little over a week ago.

Little River academy new police chief resigns

Just 10 days after starting the job as the police chief of a Central Texas town, Mike Lugo is stepping down.   Lugo resigned as Little River Academy's police chief Wednesday night.  

Texas firm recalls ready-to-eat products for possible listeria contamination

Great American Marketing, a Houston, Texas establishment, is recalling approximately 475 pounds of FSIS and FDA-regulated, ready-to-eat products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S.

One person arrested in connection with Connally ISD burglaries

McLennan County Sheriffs along with Connally Police have identified and arrested a person in connection with the burglary of two Connally ISD schools and a local business in Elm Mott.

Early morning I-35 crash leaves one driver dead

Traffic on I-35 was backed up  this morning after a fatal  accident occured  near exit 349.  The accident was reported shortly before 5:30 a.m.

Hewitt VFW looking for man after he stole cans from veterans

A local VFW wants answers after a man repeatedly stole cans from their can collection site. 

Sheriff deputies to receive $2 million in discrimination lawsuit

Nine deputies will receive $2 million after a lawsuit was settled in commissioners court on Tuesdays.