Local News

Robinson will hold community job fair in August

The Robinson Chamber of Commerce, Workforce Solutions for the Heart of Texas, and the City of Robinson are collaborating to host the Robinson Community Job Fair on Friday, August 1 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Bat tests positive for rabies, 4th case at Fort Hood this year

The Fort Hood Veterinary Center (VETCEN) was notified Thursday, July 17, that a bat found in the vicinity of the Department of Public Works motorpool, building 4001, tested positive for rabies.

Killeen man convicted for sex trafficking of a minor

A Killeen native was found guilty of sex trafficking a minor by a Houston jury on Thursday.

Police searching for individuals involved in throwing bricks at cars

Coolidge police are looking for a group of juveniles accused of throwing bricks at cars on a highway.

Trooper accidentally shoots himself leaving the gym

The off duty trooper who accidentally shot himself yesterday has been identified as Felipe Garcia.

US goverment sues to shut down Mexia-based tax return preparers

The United States has asked a federal court in Waco, Texas, to permanently bar several tax preparers individually and through the business Accounting System Services, doing business as A Kind Bookkeeping and Tax Service, from preparing federal

Off duty officer shot at Madisonville gym

An off duty public safety trooper was rushed to the hospital today after an accident at a Madisonville gym.

West School Board suspends demolition of 91-year-old building

In a Tuesday night meeting, the West ISD School Board of Trustees has concluded to halt the demolition of the 91-year-old West Middle School building.

Boil water notice still in place for Fort Hood, some Bell County residents

Fort Hood moved from emergency water conservation to normal water conservation measures Tuesday afternoon, as significant progress was made in replenishing the installation's water supply.  

Off-duty Waco police officer pulls driver from burning 18-wheeler before it explodes

The actions of a Waco officer saved one man's life early Tuesday morning.