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Bears run out of bowl contention

COLLEGE STATION - The Baylor Bears lost again on Saturday to the Texas A&M Aggies 38-3. The Bears defense gave up 375 yards rushing, the highest total all season. With the loss, the Bears ended their chances of a bowl game.

Vehicle collides with bus

WACO - More than 17 Waco school children were taken to the hospital Thursday morning after a driver rammed their school bus. Officials did not know the severity of the injuries. The wreck happened when Elizabeth Cardoza hit the school bus turni

Alleged burglar leads police on high-speed chase

BELLMEAD - Rick Rodriguez Jr. let policed on a high-speed care chase Tuesday with speeds up to 120 miles an hour. The chase started around 3:30 p.m.

10-year anniversary of bonfire collapse

Today marks the 10 year anniversary of the deadly bonfire collapse at Texas A&M in College Station. The deadly fire killed 12 and injured 27 when the log pile collapsed. The bonfire still exists, but now takes place off-campus.

Council planning fence height proposal

WACO — The Waco City Council is considering a proposal tonight that will limit the height of new front yard fences. Officials say the plan recommends lowering the height from six feet to four feet. The goal of the plan is to make the neig

Record postings in foreclosure numbers

WACO - Mclennan County will post a record number of foreclosures for the year at 1,387 properties. This breaks last year's foreclosure record of 1,110 postings. However, RealtyTrac Inc.

Deadly plane crash in Burnet

BURNET - A small single engine plane crash in Burnet has claimed the life of a pilot. The accident happened only one mile from the Burnet airport. The pilot was enroute to Spicewood, Texas.

Bears hooked by Longhorns

WACO — The Baylor Bears fell hard to the Texas Longhorns this weekend at Floyd Casey Stadium, losing 47 to 14. The Waco Tribune reports the Bears can still be bowl eligible if they win their final two regular season games.

Baylor alumni will not partake in graduation

WACO — The Baylor Alumni Association will not be apart of December graduation ceremonies at the school. Traditionally at graduation, the alumni association presents awards to notable alumni and give a speech to students asking them to remain

DEA busts drug trafficking ring

WACO — Sentencing was handed out to eight of the 12 people who admitted to operating an expansive drug trafficking industry. The operation reportedly brought in 25 million dollars worth of cocaine each month to Waco for nine years. The Wa