Local News

Woman pleaded guilty to stealing money from local church

A woman pleaded guilty Monday, to a theft for more than 100,000 dollars, from St. Jerome Catholic Church.

3,400 troops to deploy from Fort Hood

FORT HOOD -- 3,400 troops from Fort Hood will be in Afghanistan this Spring. 700 from the Division Headquarters and 2.700 from Air Cavalry Brigade will be going.

Police identify shooting victim in Killeen

KILLEEN -- Police identified a man who was found shot in a vehicle in Killeen early Saturday morning. The victim is 30 year old Jed Paul Naisbitt. He was an active duty soldier at Fort Hood.

Fire officials investigate three fires Sunday

WACO -- Fire officials are investigating three fires that happen Sunday. Victims are shaken when returning home to look at what's left of their belongings. It's all after three separate fires broke out in Waco.

New bills related to cell phone use will driving

Texting while driving has become a cause of destruction on the roadways. More than 16.000 people died in car accidents related to texting while driving from 2001-2007.

Catholic Bishop may have crossed boundaries

A priest from a Catholic church in Waco, left the church informing Parishioners that he was taking a sabbatical. Now, members of the congregation are concerned about what could be an "inappropriate situation".

Local bar fight injuries two policemen

A bar fight took place Saturday, at El Rancho Bar. Multiple police agencies were called to the scene when gun shots were fired into the air by someone in the crowd.

Homeless man indicted on capital murder charges and injury to a child

A homeless man was indicted yesterday, for the murder of a college station woman, Jennifer Hailey, and injury to a child, for stabbing her nine year old son.

Update: Austin school bomb threat could be linked to juvenile in Saudi Arabia

An Internet linked bomb threat led to the evacuation of two Round Rock schools on Tuesday.

Growing populations means higher transportation costs

According to the Government and Public Affairs, the transportation needs in a growing area, exceed the current available funds.