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Church fire damages activities center

WACO -- A church fire this morning left fire fighters investigating what happened. Church administrators say they think it was an electrical fire.  

DPS urge drivers to be cautious this Thanksgiving

WACO -- nearly 100,000 vehicles will make their way through Waco interstate 35 on Thanksgiving. Just last Thanksgiving, Texas had 39 traffic deaths and more than 1,000 serious injury crashes.

Fort Hood soldier found dead in apartment

COPPERAS COVE --  Fort Hood officials have released the name of a soldier who was found dead in his apartment Nov. 19.

Burn ban puts out Texas A&M bonfire

COLLEGE STATION -- A burn ban put out plans for the traditional bonfire at Texas A&M again Wednesday. The students have the bonfire before the Thanksgiving day game against University of Texas.

Free hotel rooms for those with loved ones in hospital on Thanksgiving

WACO -- Those who have loved ones in the hospital or other treatment centers don't have to miss out this Thanksgiving. Owners of a local hotel chain have a program that makes it affordable to see family this holiday season.

Killeen school district employee found dead

A Killeen school district employee was found dead, early Tuesday morning. A school coach discovered the body, on the campus of Ellison High School, and contacted the Killeen police department.

Traveling bed bugs during the holiday season

Nearly ten percent of all hotel rooms along I-35, through Central Texas, are infested with bed bugs.

Temple police make arrest in Satuday shooting

TEMPLE --  Temple police arrested a suspect in the shooting at a night club Saturday night.  It happened at a night club called Merl's Place on West Ave.

Waco airport soon getting full body scanners

WACO -- Waco airports will soon be getting the controversial full-body scanners that scan under the clothes for any harmful items.

Cell phone tracking devices put domestic crime victims at risk

Domestic violence is the leading cause of injury to women between ages 15-44. Now, with GPS tracking devices on cell phones, these victims can be found by their abusers, down to their exact location.