West Nile hits Waco area: one dead, five confirmed cases

MCLENNAN COUNTY -- West Nile Virus has killed one Central Texan and at least five other cases have been confirmed in McLennan County.

Local teen drowns in Central Texas lake

STILLHOUSE HOLLOW LAKE -- Rescue crews recovered a local teenager's body from a lake after drowning Sunday evening.

Local man now facing murder charge after victim dies from attack

CENTRAL TEXAS -- A Hewitt man is now facing murder charges after the victim he's accused of attacking was taken off life-support and died at a local hospital.

Ft. Hood soldier killed in Afghanistan

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Hewitt man accused of beating person to death

A Hewitt man is accused of beat another man to death on Wednesday, July 11.


 The following were honored today at TEEN CHOI

13 die when packed pickup truck crashes in Texas

(CNN) -- A Ford pickup truck crammed with nearly two dozen people crashed in southeastern Texas on Sunday evening, killing at least 13 people and injuring 10 others.

Lion's Park lifeguard rescues child

On Friday, July 12, 2012, about 3:20 p.m., the Killeen Police Department received notification that a child was found unconscious in the pool at the Killeen Family Aquatics Center at Lion’s Park.

Are moviegoers passing on planned trips to the theater?

Thais Mills was looking forward to taking her 7-year-old niece to see "The Dark Knight Rises" Friday evening at 8:15.

3 servicemen injured in 'Dark Knight Rising' rampage

The Department of Defense is deeply saddened by the news of the tragic incident at the Aurora Mall Movie Theater in Aurora, Colo. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and the families of those impacted by this event.