Local News

Hotel guest narrowly escapes being shot after bullet flies through window

The incident happened at the LaQuinta Inn & Suits located at 6003 Woodway Drive on Tuesday night. According to an online post by Woodway police, a man staying in the hotel reported that his window had been shot out.

Man shocked while working on power line in McGregor on Tuesday

A man was taken to the hospital in critical condition after getting shocked while working on a power line in McGregor Tuesday.

Belton ISD approves a 3 percent raise for employees

Monday night the Belton School Board approved a 2014-2015 compensation plan for Belton ISD employees.

Fort Hood police increase patrols after reports of chalk markings on homes

Fort Hood police have increased thier patrols and video surveillance in one neighborhood after reports of homes being marked with chalk.

Former teacher pleads guilty to improper relationship, sentencing scheduled for July

A former Salado Junior High teacher and coach has pleaded guilty to having an improper relationship with a student.  

Bellmead PD investigates 11-year-old boy falling out of moving vehicle

Bellmead police are investigating an incident where an 11-year-old child fell out of a moving vehicle.

Prescription drug drop box placed in lobby of police department

A new drop box in the lobby of the Belton Police Department is a safe place to dispose of expired or unused prescription drugs.

San Saba police asking motorist to be on lookout for man impersonating an officer

San Saba Police are asking citizens to be on the lookout for a man who has been impersonating an officer.

Belton shooting victim dies, suspect remains in hospital

The victim, who was involved in a shooting in Belton on June 4,  has died. Edward Charles Hermann, 41, died at Baylor Scott and White in Temple on Saturday.