New credit rules begin Monday

UNDATED - Strict credit card regulations go into affect next Monday. The hope is to get relief from those with mounting credit card fees and skyrocketing interest rates. Under the new law, credit card companies will no longer be able to arbitra

Two shot dead outside courthouse

WACO - Two people were fatally shot outside the Coryell Courthouse Monday. Police say the initial investigation shows the two had recently been involved in a relationship. The investigation is ongoing.

Rock slide at Cameron Park

A rock slide at Cameron Park over the weekend is being blamed on cold temperatures and rain. A large chunk of the 80 foot cliff collapsed, blocking off the Brazos river trail below lovers leap. Officials say it happened because water got into c

City tearing down toxic building

WACO - A former pesticide factory on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and I-35 will be torn down. The site has been abandoned since the 1980s. Officials say some of the pesticides seeped into the soil and groundwater under the building.

ATF releases photos of persons of interest

TYLER - ATF is now confirming they have three people of interest in the East Texas church fires. They believe 3 men could be involved. They are all white and one man has a tattoo of flames, another also has a tattoo of flames and a tattoo of an

Man with hundreds of animals gets probation

WACO - An Elm Mott man has been placed on deferred probation after he reportedly kept more than 70 dogs at his home. The Waco Tribune reports Derwood Johnson has pleaded no contest to three counts animal cruelty charges. Johnson's house was rai

Charlie Wilson dies at 76

Yesterday, former Representative Charlie Wilson, of Texas, died at the age of 76. A Trinity native, Wilson served in Congress for the second district of Texas for more than two decades. Wilson served as a Navy lieutenant before working in the t

Local furniture stores struggling in weak market

WACO - Several furniture stores around Waco are in danger of closing. Owners say it is because furniture is no longer a necessity, but rather a luxury. They say it is due to the recession and foreign competition. The Waco Tribune reports the

Group pitches energy as resource in Waco

WACO - A business organization wants the state government to expand its solar power goals. Go Solar Texas Colition is releasing a letter signed by more than 80 Texas businesses asking Governor Perry to increase solar power usage. Officials say

Four boys arrested for alleged sexual assault

HEWITT - Four boys are arrested by Hewitt police and charged with sexual assault. The only details released were that the incident stemmed from sexual behavior involving both male and female juveniles. Due to their age, no names have been relea