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Hewitt Elementary students raise money to build bus shelter near local Walmart

They say kindness goes a long way, and that's certainly true for a group of Hewitt Elementary students who raised thousands of dollars to have a bus shelter built for those waiting on transportation near the local Wal-Mart.

CenTex lane closures planned along I35 tonight

Lane closures are planned in various areas of Central Texas, along I-35 Wednesday night.

Copperas Cove man facing felony assault charges after a Sunday stabbing

A man in Copperas Cove is facing felony assault charges after a Sunday night fight. Shawn Lee Miller has been charged with aggravated assault of a deadly weapon after stabbing a 24-year-old man. 

Grand Jury does not press charges on 11 people accused of gang rape

A Madison county grand jury has decided not to press charges against the 11 people accused of gang raping a 16 year old girl last year.

Authorities need help finding a man who attempted to abduct a child

The Falls County Sheriff's Department  needs help looking for a man who attempted to abduct a 9-year-old boy from his parents home on Sunday.

Cranfills Gap mayor arrested after a minor was driving his vehicle

The Mayor of Cranfills Gap was arrested Saturday night for public intoxication, after he was found in the back of his pickup riding around with minors.

Fort Hood soldier dies in non-combat incident

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

West man arrested with the shooting death of a 21-year-old

McLennan County Sheriff have arrest a man in connection with the murder of a local 21-year-old woman.

Robinson ISD's $19.5 million dollar bond barely passes

The Robinson Independent School District's approved a $19.5 million bond on Saturday. The bond election passed with a 1037 to 1018 vote. This is the third time the ISD has attempted to pass the bond.

Hearne County Police Officer Fire after shooting

The Hearne County Police Officer who shot 93 year old Pearlie Golden last week is now out of a job. It took the Hearne City Council less than 30 minutes to vote unanimously to fire 28 year old Stephen Stem.