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Woman arrested in connection with stabbing death of a Central Texas man

Copperas Cove police have arrested a woman in connection with the stabbing death of a Central Texas man.  Shekita Irene Dickens, 23, was arraigned on Monday on a charge of murder by Justice of the Peace John Guinn. 

Authorities identify teen found dead at youth ranch on Sunday

Authorities have identified the teenage boy was who was killed Sunday at the Brookhaven Youth Ranch, located near West, on Sunday afternoon.

Authorities investigating after teen found dead at area youth ranch

A teenage boy was killed Sunday at the Brookhaven Youth Ranch, located near West, on Sunday afternoon.

Copperas Cove police investigate Sunday morning stabbing death

Coppers Cove police are investigating a stabbing death that happened on Sunday morning.

New citywide alert notification system for West residents

 West residents can now sign up to receive a citywide text alert notification for their phones. The "One Call, Tell All" program will alert residents about emergencies situations or notices, said the City.  

Wanted sex offender arrested in Belton

A wanted sex offender has been arrested after police put information to locate his whereabouts on Thursday.

Teenager arrested after teacher's car goes missing from high school parking lot

A Belton teenager was arrested after police say he took a high school teacher's vehicle from the school's parking lot. Dashiek Saadin Belfrom,18, is facing a felony charge of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.

Governor Perry visits troops deploying to West Africa in fight against Ebola

Governor Rick Perry visited U.S. Army troops preparing to deploy to the West African nation of Liberia to help combat the spread of Ebola this morning at Fort Hood. The U.S.

Harker Heights PD looking for sex offender

The Harker Heights Police Department is currently seeking information on Carlos Antonio Smith, a 31-year-old black male.

AT&T will pay $105 million for unauthorized charges on customer bills

 Listen up, AT&T customers: You may be in for a refund.