Local News

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.

Man arrested for stealing copper

A man was caught trying to steal copper from a Bryan Texas Utility plant.

former Texas A&M employee arrested for embezzlement

A former Texas A&M employee that was accused of embezzlement has turned herself into the police. Wanda Romero was a business coordinator with the Texas A&M University Engineering Experiment Station until 2013.

Nurse arrested for stealing meds from patients

A Woodway nurse has been arrested after stealing pain killers from a local nursing home. Casey Jean Symank has been charged with theft after she stole more than $11,800 worth of drugs from the Regent Care in Woodway.

Former Navasota teacher to spend 2 years in prison

A Former Navasota teacher will spend 2 years in prison after pleading guilty to one count of indecency with a child.

Man arrested for tampering with drug tests

A local man is facing charges after trying to blackmail a man at the Adult Probation Office.

Waco PD charges 6 men in gang rape of 16-year-old

Six men are facing serious charges after a 16-year-old girl reported she had been raped at a local hospital.

18-wheeler collision causes traffic backups

Three, 18-wheeler trucks collided Wednesday night causing two drivers to go to the hospital.

Fatal crash in Temple

An accident on 1-95 in Temple leaves one driver dead. The accident happened around 10:30 a.m. when a pickup and a 18-wheeler collided. The highway was shut down to one lane. The identity of the driver has not yet been released.