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Trial starts for former Nolanville mayor charged with aggravated sexual assault charge

Jury selection was scheduled to begin Monday morning in a Belton courtroom for the trial of a former Central Texas mayor. Charlie Lee Stewart, Sr. was indicted on aggravated sexual assault of a child charges in October 2012.

Zebra mussels found in Lake Belton and suspected in Lakes Worth and Joe Pool

Zebra mussels, a destructive invasive species that originated in Eurasia, have been found in Lake Belton in Central Texas.

Warrants issued against men accused of dog fighting, drug operations

Arrests warrants have been issued against two men that McGregor police believe are responsible for  appears to have been a dog fighting and drug operation at a home, located at 116 Rogers Street in McGregor.

Waco PD on the lookout for teen missing since September 1

Detectives with the Waco Police Departme are working a missing erson case reported on September 1, 2013.

Foul smell leads officers to discovering drugs, dog fighting operation in McGregor

Arrests are pending as officers continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the discovery of what appears to have been a dog fighting operation in McGregor.

Authorities searching nationwide for man sexually assaulting child for 8+ years

Texas authorities have joined other law enforcement agencies across the nation in the search for a mysterious man who is sexually assaulting a child and using her for pornographic images.

Local police departments to host "National Night Out" events

Cities across Central Texas will be hosting numerous celebrations for families to partake in National Night Out this year.

Two men arrested for burglary

Two men wanted in Washington County for outstanding warrants are caught in Burleson County burglarizing a house.

Body found in trunk of missing woman's abandoned vehicle

Authorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of an abandoned vehicle that belongs to a missing woman, which also turned out to have a body in the trunk.

Man arrested for weekend shooting at Bellmead hotel

Bellmead police have arrested a man they say is responsible for shooting at another man through the window of a Bellmead hotel room.