WACO - County jailers are looking to cut down on illegal immigrants.
The Waco Tribune reports the McClennan County Jail will now check the immigration status of people when they are booked into the jail.
Fingerprints of those jailed will be che
TEXAS - Former Majority Leader Dick Armey is backing Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison in her race for the governors seat.
Armey was a leading figure in the 1994 Republican revolution and is a leader in the Tea Party movement now.
WACO - 11th ranked Kansas State squeaked out a win last night over the number 24th ranked Baylor Bears 76 to 74.
It was the first ever top 25 matchup for men's basketball in the Ferrell Center.
Tweety Carter missed a last second shot to tie the
WACO - A fire Monday morning sent five people to the hospital and displaced a family of six in north Waco.
Fire investigators say the fire started because of items being placed too close to a space heater.
The Waco Tribune reports firefighters
NEW ORLEANS - The New Orleans Saints will head to the Super Bowl for the first time ever in franchise history after an overtime win over the Vikings Sunday night.
They will meet the Indianapolis Colts who defeated the New York Jets over on Sunday
AUSTIN - Police say gunshots were fired on the south steps of the Texas Capitol Building this afternoon.
More than half a dozen Texas Department of Public Safety cars descended on the capitol and officers carrying rifles surrounded the building.
WACO - Former Waco Baptist minister Matt Baker was found guilty of first degree murder Wednesday for the death of his 32 year-old wife, Kari.
Baker never took the stand before the defense rested.
Sentencing is scheduled for today.