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Waco Transit looks at ways to increase frequency

A local planning group conducted a community survey on Waco public transportation.

Pipe bursts at Family Abuse Center, progress on repairs

A pipe bust at the Family Abuse Center, in Waco, on Friday afternoon. Officials say last weeks severe winter weather caused the pipe in the attic to burst, displacing residents from their rooms.

DPS says: “Just say no to telemarketers”

The Department of Public Safety is warning Texans to be wary of any private charitable solicitations by telemarketers on behalf of the department.

False stabbing reported in College Station

COLLEGE STATION -- A man in College Station falsely reported a stabbing to police early this morning, leaving police looking for four men supposedly responsible for the stabbing.

Residents speak out about local Riot

WACO -- A riot in Waco Saturday night left police no choice but to use tear gas to disperse the crowd. It happened around 11 pm when a peaceful neighborhood turned into a prime location for a violent riot.

Riot breaks out at Waco YMCA

WACO -- A riot Saturday night had people throwing rocks and bottles at police in a peaceful neighborhood at local family recreation facility. Officers were called just after 11:00 to the YMCA located at 6800 Harvey Dr.

Waco airport reopens after ice blast

The Waco Regional Airport is back open again as of 2:50PM although all commercial flights for Saturday remain cancelled.

UPDATE: Roads beginning to thaw out in Temple

***UPDATE*** 2:45 p.m.: As of 2:00 pm, most of the below roadways have become passable, due to sunshine melting the ice. This is expected to be a TEMPORARY situation, with remaining moisture re-freezing when the sun sets.

Snow storm brings hazardous road conditions to Central Texas

WACO -- From the first peek out the window to pulling out of the driveway, Friday was all about the snow in Central Texas, and the roads looked more like an ice skating rink.

Freezing temperatures leave hundreds without water in Limestone County

LIMESTONE COUNTY -- The weather has hundreds of homes in Limestone County left without water. SLC Water Supply has frozen pipes, and they don't know when it will be fixed.