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First child dies this year from being left in overheated car

CENTRAL TEXAS -- As warmer weather approaches, so does tragic news of children left in sweltering cars.

Safari comes to some elementary kids in Waco

WACO -- Some elementary students in Waco got their very own safari in Central Texas. The students got to get up close and personal with some wild animals from around the world.

UPDATE: Waco ISD tightens security, talk of retaliation after murder

UPDATE -- Police have arrested a suspect for the deadly shooting at Lakewood Villas March 28. Police say 21-year-old Donnell Cummings was arrested and charged with capital murder and two counts of attempted capital murder.

More than one ton of marijuana seized in drug bust

LORENA -- Waco DPS stumbled on a massive drug bust just south of Waco this weekend. More than 2,000 pounds of marijuana was found near Lorena Saturday morning.

Fort Hood soldier arrested for killing fellow soldier

Killeen police got a 911 call, around three, Saturday morning, that someone had been shot in the Denny's Parking lot.

Mobile Home fire causes a total loss

A mobile home, near Belton, caught fire Monday afternoon. The home was destroyed, but thankfully, the owner escaped.

Burglars caught in the act

Three people have been arrested for a burglary at "Styles n Files" in Temple.

Rash of murders has community stepping up

WACO --  Four murders in less than three weeks in Waco, and police are saying we've already matched last year's homicide numbers.

Shoppers hit up Bell County's largest consignment sale

BELL COUNTY -- The largest consignment sale in Central Texas is going on at the Bell County Expo Center.

Transformers head through Central Texas to be used in Japan

WACO -- Three long-haul rigs  loaded with huge transformers are headed to Japan Friday. The last of the transformers passed through Central Texas Friday morning.