Waco

Two juvinelles escape from detention center, arrested shortly after

Two juveniles  were arrested by Waco Police after they escaped from a McLennan County Juvenile Detention Center Sunday.

Waco Fire Department encourages more minorities to apply to join

The Waco Fire Department is trying to increase diversity on their force by encouraging more minorities to take the city's firefighter entrance exam.

Local hospital sees rise in heat-related illnesses among children

A rise in temperatures outside has also lead to an influx of Central Texas children visiting the emergency room for heat related illnesses over the past few weeks.

RGIII statue unveiled at new McLane stadium

Inside the new McLane stadium was the focus for many Baylor fans but,around 3:15 p.m., the outside of the stadium became the main focus, as a large crowd gathered to see a familiar face, Robert Griffin III.

Increased patrols on the Brazos for Baylor game

There will be increased patrols on the ground and on the water for the first Baylor vs. SMU game. Earlier this week, Texas Game Wardens met with Waco police to teach them about marine safety.

Traditions Rally pumps up fans for Sunday's game

Thousands of Baylor fans got a first-hand look at the new McLane stadium during the Baylor Traditions Rally last night. Some fans lined up hours before the gates even opened.

Man accused of slicing woman's neck after a date

A man was arrested in Bellmead after assaulting a woman who refused to have sex with him. Sylvester Bryant is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Man, dog found dead in burning East Waco apartment

Authorities are investigating after a man and his dog were found dead at his apartment, which was on fire, this morning.

Downtown Waco businesses excited for Baylor's opening game

One of the most anticipated games for the Waco community takes place this weekend, the opening football game in the new Baylor McLane Stadium.

Police badge missing for 15 years finally reunited with family

A police badge to an officer is a symbol who they are, what they stand for. It's a badge of honor, of hope and responsibility.