Local News

A country singer died after a year long battle with cancer

A country singer from Bryan has died, after a year long battle with cancer. Johnny Lyon died at his home Sunday morning, surrounded by loving  friends and family.

Killeen man murdered at local apartment complex

A Killeen man was murdered early Tuesday morning. Police responded to a call that gun shots were fired in a local apartment complex.

Safety first when shopping for toddlers

Approximately 50 percent of all toys are purchased between the Friday after Thanksgiving, and Christmas. While parents race to get the news toys available for their children, safety should be at the top of their wish lists.

Driver records now available instantly online

Texas drivers can now order their driving records online and print them out immediately instead of waiting to have the record mailed to them.

McLennan Co. federal employees could see a pay freeze

McLennan Co.-- In an effort to cut the nation's deficit, President Obama has proposed a pay freeze for federal workers. This decision could affect thousands of workers on the government payroll  in McLennan County.

Central Texans can pick up unclaimed money from state

WACO -- Money might be tight for some,  but if you're looking to get some money back from the state, you might be in luck.

Temple police warn of robbers targeting elderly

TEMPLE -- The Temple Police Department has recently been made aware of a suspect or group using a scam to steal items from elderly persons' homes. They say it involves a current scheme where the suspect attempts to take advantage

Waco company ranks 50 top franchises for minorities

The Dwyer Group, in Waco, has been named of of the 50 top franchises for minorities, by the National Minority Franchising Initiative. The local Dwyer Group runs seven franchise business'.

Toddler care flighted to local hospital

A toddler from Killeen was care flighted to a local hospital Monday night, after he was hit by a pick-up truck. The child was hit, by a 17 year old boy, when he was riding his bike, near the road.

House fires multiply during holiday season

House fires are more common during the holiday season than any other time of year. Fire marshals attribute this problem to improper use of heaters during the colder season, and simple holiday decorations being misused.