Local News

Killeen asks community to ban together in abduction task force

KILLEEN -- A recent rash of child abductions happening at school bus stops has officials in Killeen extremely concerned. Now, they are starting a child abduction task force.

Internet scam has local consumers concerned

Shoppers at a national retail store are being targeted online, in a possible give-away scheme.

Freeman Center could have to cut 75% of programs

WACO -- The Freeman Center in Waco will be downsizing over the next year. The drug and alcohol treatment center is the only facility in Central Texas that has residential treatment facilities for people struggling with addiction.

DPS plans to consolidate some communication offices

WACO -- New technology coming to some Texas cities means the department of public safety will be making some changes. Making communication easier, while saving more than $1 million a year for the department.

Man stabbed several times after verbal altercation

Last night, a Waco man was stabbed multiple times after a verbal altercation at the suspect's home. Police say they found Luis Lopez around 5:00 p.m. lying in his yard in the 1500 block of Live Oak.

Safe driving alternative on New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve is just around the corner. This night is ranked the number two night, for the most drunken driving accidents.

Post-Christmas shopping begins, sales predictions increase

WACO -- After two dreary years, Christmas 2010 could go down as the holiday Americans rediscovered how much they like to shop.

Man arrested after police chase in College Station

COLLEGE STATION -- Police in College Station have arrested a man who led them on a chase. It happened in the 2600 block of Texas Ave. Friday.

Arrests made in Killeen bank robbery

KILLEEN -- Killeen Police have arrested two people for the First National Bank Texas robbery last week.

Texans choose to travel this holiday season

CENTRAL TEXAS -- Texans are loading up their cars and hitting the road for Christmas.