Killeen Fire Dept. now accepting volunteer applications

The Killeen Fire Department is now accepting applications to fill their volunteer firefighting team. The department is looking to fill 13 spots.

Jail population steadily rising in McLennan County

New leadership is creating a domino effect in the McLennan County Criminal Justice System, landing more people behind bars.

National Amber Alert Awareness Day this weekend

The State of Texas will join the nation in observing National AMBER Alert Awareness Day on January 13, 2013.

Red Cross urges everyone to get their flu shot now

Widespread flu activity is being reported across much of the country and the American Red Cross urges people who have not yet gotten a flu vaccine to get vaccinated now.

Waco holds last free Christmas tree recycling for area residents

For those of you who still have yet to take down your Christmas tree and are looking for a way to dispose of it, you're in luck.

Waco man attempts to take officer's gun during arrest

A Waco man is "lucky to be alive" after he attempted to take an officer's handgun during an arrest.

Local man arrested after high speed chase, evading arrest

A McLennan County man is in jail after leading several law enforcement agencies on a high speed chase for nearly an hour on Thursday afternoon throughout several cities.  

Scott and White/Walgreens partnership receives federal designation

The partnership between Scott and White Healthcare and Walgreens has been selected by the federal government to become an ACO, or an Accountable Care Organization.

Store owner arrested for synthetic marijuana

A Waco convenience store owner was arrested Thursday morning after being caught with 887 grams of synthetic marijuana back in July of 2012.

Report: DEA agent made prostitute arrangement for Secret Service agent

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A Drug Enforcement Administration agent stationed in Cartagena, Colombia, arranged for a prostitute to have an encounter with a U.S.