Local News

Marines collect toys for needy children

The United States Marine Corps is collecting donations and toys from the community for their annual "Toys for Tots" program.

Identity theft scheme could affect thousands

Four women were indicted yesterday, for an identity theft scheme.

Texas adds more money to energy rebate stimulus

CENTRAL TEXAS -- More money will be added to the stimulus plan that gives rebates for buying Energy Star appliances.

Man arrested for attempting to light apartment on fire

KILLEEN -- Police in Killeen have arrested a man for pouring gasoline all over his apartment and attempting to set it on fire. A reported argument between roommates led Joshua Granneman to threaten the fire.

New details in violent chase through Bruceville-Eddy

CENTRAL TEXAS -- Police gave new details on the violent Bruceville-Eddy car chase that lead to a shooting Monday.

Waco officers back on duty after deadly taser incident

The Special Crimes Unit for the Waco Police Department has been investigating the custodial death of Rodney Green, who died Thanksgiving night, after being tased by Waco police officers.

Baylor student found

A Baylor University student went missing last Wednesday, after leaving his apartment complex on 8th Street, around 4 pm. Senior Cory Bost contacted his parents yesterday, informing them he was in Arizona.

Another attempted child abduction in the area

There has been many attempted child abductions reported in the area, including two abductions that occurred in Killeen on December 10th and October 18th.

Hospital gets $25,000 from small, local business

KILLEEN -- A local smoothie shop in Killeen had a special ribbon cutting Wednesday.

Allstate increases rates 5.4 percent

WACO -- Some Central Texas homeowners will be paying more for coverage in 2011. A step being reviewed by the Texas Department of Insurance.