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Man dies in industrial accident at Belton manufacturer

A 19-year-old male died Tuesday in an industrial accident at Tarco, a manufacturer of roofing products.

Man arrested, police look to arrest 2 others for theft

One man was arrested and police are still looking to make two arrests following the theft of a donation jar in Copperas Cove last month.

Three Sam Houston State University students killed, one injured in wreck

Three Sam Houston State University students are dead and a fourth injured after a major car accident on campus. It happened early Saturday morning on campus near the intersection of South Avenue I and Bowers Boulevard.

11 grams of meth seized in Madisonville traffic stop

More than 11 grams of meth is seized during a routine traffic stop in Madisonville.

McLennan Co. Sheriff's Office investigates child's death

The McLennan County Sheriff's office is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a five-year-old early Thursday morning.

West city officials approve plan to rebuild city park

West city leaders have approved a proposed plan to rebuild West City Park.  

Gov. Perrys requests Presidential Disaster Declaration for CTX flood damage

Governor Rick Perry is requesting a presidential disaster declaration for three Texas counties due to extensive flood damage in Central Texas following the storms that occurred from October 30th to November 1.

You better not pout! Watch out for these 12 scams of Christmas

BBB counts down the 12 most common scams of the season CENTRAL TEXAS - Only 12 days until Christmas and although the holiday may bring out the best in people, it can also bring about scammers to take advantage of your generosity.

Copperas Cove residents asked to conserve water

The City of Copperas Cove Public Works Department has confirmed the Water Control & Improvement District (WCID) is experiencing a mechanical failure. The failure was originally reported during the evening hours of December 8, 2013.

Bruceville-Eddy police make large drug bust during traffic stop

Bruceville-Eddy police discovered several hundred dollars worth of cocaine during a weekend traffic stop.