Local News

Wrong-way driver kills 2 Cen-Tex children in overnight crash; DWI suspected

Two young children were killed in a Kilgore crash overnight on Loop 259 near Dudley Road. Authorities said a woman was driving in the wrong direction, possibly drunk.

Belton man dies in I-35 crash

A Belton man died Tuesday night in a collision on Interstate 35.

Body recovered from Lake Belton identified

A body was recovered from Lake Belton Tuesday afternoon, after a witness told authorities a man fell off his boat and into the lake.

Corsicana firefighter killed in crash, twin sons flown to Children's

An off-duty Corsicana firefighter was killed and his twins were severely injured in a one-vehicle crash in the western part of Navarro County late Tuesday.

Game wardens arrest 58 intoxicated boat operators during July 4 weekend

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department game wardens made 58 boating under the influence arrests and contacted some 30,000 recreational boaters over the July Fourth weekend.

Groesbeck police looking for man in Sunday night robbery

The Groesbeck Police Department is searching for a man who is responsible for attempting to rob a Dollar General and Pizza Hut, Sunday night.

Former Bell County jailer fired, arrested for sexual relationship with inmate

A former Bell County jailer was arrested and has been released on bond in connection to charges that he engaged in sexual activity with an inmate.

Mart city council presented with complaint against police chief

Monday night, Mart city council was presented with a complaint against the city's police chief, on accusations he was not performing his job duties properly.

DFPS investigates foster children drownings

The Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) has halted placements of foster children by a Central Texas network following Sunday's drowning of two foster children.

Drawn hunt applications now open in Texas

Texas Parks and Wildlife is now taking applications for 2014-2015 drawn hunt applications.