Woman sentenced to life plus 20 years for murdering, attacking mom, mom's boyfriend

A Waco woman has been sentenced to life in prison plus 20 years for the 2008 murder of her mother and attack on her mother's boyfriend.

Officials urge boating safety over holiday weekend

Texas Parks and Wildlife game wardens are urging safety on the water this upcoming holiday weekend.

Waco man dies after being hit by wife's truck

A Waco man died from injuries he sustained after being run over by his wife. Authorities say Jose Luis Medina, 27, died Saturday night at a local hospital.

I-35 mainlane closures take place in Waco for bridge repairs

Southbound Interstate 35 over University Parks Drive (exit 335B) in Waco will be reduced to one lane for at least two nights and two days, beginning at 8 p.m.

Waco Friday trash pickup moves to Wednesday this week

Waco citizens whose normal trash collection day is Friday will need to put their trash on the curb for collection this Wednesday, July 2.

12-year-old boy drowns in lake on Saturday

A 12-year old boy was found dead after an apparent drowning near BSR Cable Park.

Man pleads guilty to drug distribution charges

A Waco man has pleaded guilty to the distribution of marijuana charges against him in connection to his family being linked to a two state drug trafficking ring. Connor Koss is set to return to court on August 20 for sentencing.

Local sickle cell organization looks to raise much needed funds this Saturday

The Central Texas Sickle Cell Association needs your help raising funds this weekend at the first ever Helicopter Golf Ball Drop.

Jury finds man guilty of 2012 murder of high school student

A McLennan County jury has found a man guilty of murdering a high school student back in 2012.   Elton Reynosa is charged with the death of 18-year-old Dominic William Garcia.  

Environmentalists provide ways to protect yourself against West Nile Virus

So far this year, there have been no reported cases of West Nile Virus. Local environmentalists hope to keep it that way.