Waco officials making Valley Mills Drive safer

WACO - Waco planning officials say they hope to build pedestrian friendly medians extending the entire length of Valley Mills Drive. It is part of a 15 item road project list presented by the Waco Metropolitan Planning Organization. The median

Community members celebrate MLK Day

WACO - Members of the community celebrated the memory of Martin luther king jr.

Vikings blow out Cowboys 34-3

MINNESOTA - The Cowboys lost a heartbreaker to the Minnesota Vikings this weekend officially ending their season. The Vikings rolled over Dallas 34 to 3. Minnesota will head to New Orleans to play the Saints in the NFC Championship Game.

Woman faces 20 years in prison for role in ponzi scheme

WHITNEY — A Whitney woman faces up to 20 years in prison for her involvement in a large scale ponzi scheme. Officials say Julia Ann Schmidt pleaded guilty to defrauding victims out of several hundred thousand dollars.

Haiti in devastating conditions

Devastation in Haiti more than a day after a deadly earthquake toppled the capital and surrounding areas.

State senator ending re-election campaign

WACO - Republican Senator Kip Averitt of Waco has announced he will end his re-election campaign. The senator cited health problems as his reason behind quitting the race. “While I will not serve another term, serving my friends and neighbors h

Local man struggling to contact wife in Haiti

SHREVEPORT - One local Louisianan is having trouble contacting his wife in Haiti since the tragic earthquake. George Sisson lives in Shreveport and was married in Haiti just before Christmas.

Freeze causes $70M in damage to Texas homes

TEXAS - Frozen water pipes caused approximately $70 million damage to about 10,000 Texas homes, according to the Insurance Council of Texas, an industry group. The average claim was about $9,000 in North Texas and $5,000 in the Central and South T

Man stabbed in chest after altercation

WACO - Ronald Olivarez was taken to the hospital after allegedly being stabbed in the chest Monday by Israel Garcia with whom he had fought at a bar Sunday night. The Waco Tribune reports police found Olivarez at the Super Plaza Grocery Store Mond