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Woman wanted after claiming to have been raped while behind bars

Police are looking for a woman who claimed she was raped while she was in custody. Kayla Marritt accused a Washington County jailer of sexually assaulting her on July 24th.

Woodway officials look for two people wanted on felony charges

Woodway Public Safety Department is looking for two people who they say are wanted for felony theft warrants. Matthew Curtis Monroe and Samantha Lee Long (Chambers) are wanted in two separate cases.

Man arrested for setting fire to MISD's agricultural barn

Police have arrested a man they say is responsible for arson at the Midway ISD agricultural barn at the end of last month.

Killeen police officer injured after early morning car chase

A Killeen police officer was injured Saturday in a traffic stop at the area of Elms Road and Fort Hood Street.

City of Robinson to celebrate opening of new Peplow Park pavilion

Mayor Bryan Ferguson, members of the Council, and City Manager Robert Cervenka invite you to attend an open house at Peplow Park in Robinson in celebration of its new pavilion, located at 201 Peplow Drive, on Saturday, August 16 from

Former jailer indicted for sexual relationship with inmate

A former Bell County jailer has been indicted on a charge of improper sexual activity with a person in custody, which is a state jail felony.

RECALL: Ground oregano possibly contaminated with Salmonella

A major company that provides seasonings for food is recalling a product due to possible Salmonella contamination.

Group of students spend their summer helping rebuild their hometown

Most kids spend their summers on vacations but a group of students in West, spent their time off of school, in their hometown lending a helping hand.

Bell County DA's office introduces online document filing

The Bell County District Attorney's office has gone virtual with their new E-Discovery portal.

Deputies discover $80,000 worth of cocaine after routine traffic stop

Deputies in Hill county got a big surprise when a routine traffic stop led to the discovery of a large amount of cocaine.