Local News

"Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy in review

The U.S. Justice Department is asking that the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy that bans gays from openly serving in the military to continue to be in place while the policy's appeal is under scrutiny.

Baylor basketball player, LaceDarius Dunn, practices with team today

Baylor basketball star, LaceDarius Dunn, will practice for the Baylor Bears today and attend classes, despite Dunn still being suspended from games.

Mother arrested after child found in streets

A Child was found wandering the streets while the mom went to a club.

Highway Patrol troopers to ride school buses

As part of National School Bus Safety Week (Oct. 18-22), Highway Patrol troopers in many areas of Texas will ride school buses looking for motorists illegally passing school buses.

Waco Crime Stoppers wins mutiple awards

The Waco Crime Stoppers program was a big winner at this year’s Annual Texas Crime Stopper Conference.

Appeal letter sent to appeal disaster relief denial

The request for help in Texas to repair the damage Tropical Storm Hermine left behind was denied by FEMA. Governor Perry, along with Congressmen Carter and Edwards, sent a letter to the administration to appeal the denial.

Multiple cities and states ban synthetic marijuana "K2"

The drug K2 is being banned all over the nation. Nearly 20 states have banned the drug,but this synthetic marijuana can still be sold in some states, including Texas.

Concussions on the football field are on the rise

Waco-- There is a continuous rise in head injuries, specifically concussions, occurring on the football field.

Study shows renting may be a better deal than buying a home

A study by Trulia, a site for home buyers, compares renting versus buying a home in 50 top cities. 7 of those cities were in Texas.