Fire at local motel forces residents to evacuate

 A group of people staying at a local motel were forced to evacuate their rooms after a fire started on Wednesday morning.

Waco PD looking for couple they say stole from Wal-Mart

Waco Police Department's Neighborhood Services Detectives are looking for two people they say stole items from a local Wal-Mart.

Confirmed number of flu cases on the rise in McLennan County

The Waco-McLennan County Public Health District (WMCPHD) is reporting an increase in the number of flu cases* over the past four weeks. The best protection against the flu virus is vaccination. It is not too late to get a flu shot.

Police searching for woman suspected in vehicle break-in

Waco police are hoping you can help identify a woman who is accused of breaking into a vehicle.

Two pigs die in fire at MISD's agricultural barn

A fire at Midway ISD's Agricultural Science Facility has left two pigs dead.  Waco Fire Department responded to the school's facility shortly before 12:30 p.m.

Local restaurant back open after car crashes into front building

 A local Mexican restaurant is back open for business after a car crashed into the front building Sunday morning.

Police searching for men involved in pawn store robbery

 Waco police are searching for two men involved in a pawn shop robbery on Friday night. On November 7, officers were sent to 301 East Waco Drive for a robbery in progress shortly before 8:00 p.m.

Waco launches new website to sell city properties

 The city of Waco has launched a new website to advertise more than 500 properties for sale to the general public.

Police looking for couple accused of stealing items local store

 Waco police are searching for a couple accused of stealing items from Wal-Mart. Police say, the couple walked into the store, grabbed a shopping cart , filled it with items and walked out without paying.

Hewitt man convicted, sentenced to life in prison for murder

A Hewitt man has been sentenced to life in prison for the July 2012 murder of a Robinson man. Clinton Douglas Mills, 32, was convicted of beating 56-year-old Matthew Ray Easley to death.