Community steps up security after double homicide

WACO -- Two murders in one night at Lakewood Villas in Waco last month has the complex stepping up security. Fox 44 went with security officers as they patrolled the area in an effort to keep residents safe.

Update: Teens burglarize home, escape through patrol car window

KILLEEN -- Police have released the names of two teens who shot at a man and escaped police Monday in Killeen.

Lawmakers push ban on synthetic marijuana

TEXAS -- While marijuana smokers celebrated 420 Wednesday, Waco Rep. Doc Anderson celebrated the House's passage of his bill to ban the legal synthetic marijuana called salvia.

Locals celebrate Arbor Day

WACO -- In an effort to keep Waco "going green" and staying beautiful even in these tough times, Mayor Bush joined the Texas Forest Service and local students to celebrate Arbor Day.

Gov. Perry urges Texas to pray for rain

Gov. Rick Perry has issued a proclamation asking Texans to pray for rain -- specifically on Friday through Sunday. He has proclaimed April 22-April 24 to be "Days of Prayer for Rain in the State of Texas."

Most wanted sex offender captured in Mexico

A sex offender wanted on 18 counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child is behind bars after his arrest last night at an international bridge in El Paso.

Phone service to be restored

Four different cities in Hill County has no landline or cell phone service this morning. Meaning, no 911 services were available. Citizens in Malone, Hubbard, Mount Calm and Penelope were affected.

Wednesday wildfire update

Yesterday, Texas Forest Service responded to 10 new fires for 2,184 acres. Since April 6th, Texas Forest Service has responded to fires that have burned more than one million acres.

Door-to-Door meat peddlers plaguing Central Texas neighborhoods

Waco, TX - Central Texas-area consumers should be on the alert for door-to-door meat salespeople, according to multiple complaints recently filed with BBB.

I-35 closed tonight

WACO- Wednesday night, April 20, 2011, from 7 pm to 7 am, all I-35 mainlanes, both northbound and southbound, will be closed at S. Loop 340/Hwy 6 in Waco.