Local News

Man killed after jumping from bridge

On Wednesday morning at approximately 2:30 a.m., a McGregor Police Officers attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a late model Dodge truck travelling south on Main St. in McGregor.

Fort Hood Soldier who died in military vehicle accident identified

Fort Hood officials have released the name of a Soldier who died from injuries suffered from a military vehicle accident October 18.

Local bus driver arrested Monday morning for DWI

A Texas bus driver was arrested Monday morning during his regular bus route for driving while intoxicted.

DoD Identifies Army Casualty

The Department of Defense announced the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Train derailment in Leon County closes down U.S. Hwy 79

The Texas Department of Transportation has closed U.S. Highway 79 just south of Jewitt at the Nucor Plant because a train derailment. Emergency crews are on scene at this time working on the derailment and cleaning up the area.

Cameron PD looking for three people for kidnapping, assault

A man is beaten and then his toddler is taken from him, now Cameron Police are looking for three people. It happened Wednesday night in the 200 block of South Nolan.

Arrest made in Walker County double murder

Nearly three months after a brutal double murder in rural Walker County, an arrest has been made.

Washington County roads washout update

TxDOT has contracted with Glenn Fuqua, Inc., to repair the FM 1155 areas damaged from the recent rains, and to get the roadway back open. They will mobilize equipment and be delivering materials this week.

Former Central Texas mayor convicted of sexual assault

A jury has found a former Central Texas mayor guilty of sexually assaulting a child.

Two arrested for drugs, dog fighting operation in McGregor

Two men have been arrested and released on bond in connection to a discovery last week by McGregor PD of what appears to have been a dog fighting operation within the city limits.