Waco

Inmate charged with attempted capital murder for trying to have judge killed

An inmate at the Jack Harwell Detention Center in Waco has been charged with attempted capital murder for reportedly trying to hire a hitman to kill a district judge.

MCC receives $879,402 grant for local skills training

McLennan Community College's Corporate Training department has received an $879,402 Skills Development Fund grant from the Texas Workforce Commission to train employees and purchase training equipment to use at four local manufacturing comp

Baylor University set to offer online MBA

Baylor University Thursday announced that it will make its renowned MBA program available online beginning this May. Applications for the program are currently being accepted.

Man booked on $250K bond following Thursday night stand-off

A man who was arrested after having a standoff with authorities Thursday evening has been booked into the McLennan County Jail on $250,000 bond.

Judge orders evidence to be preserved at Baylor stadium construction site

A Waco judge has issued a temporary restraining order against Baylor University and the construction companies, Derr and Isbell Construction and Flintco, who are working on Baylor's new stadium.

Waco man re-arrested for 1991 murder of his wife

Waco Police Department has made an arrest in a 1991 murder case.

Man indicted for killing woman in December hit-and-run crash

A Central Texas man has been indicted in connection to a December hit-and-run crash that left one person dead.

Dentistry from the Heart to be held at Acre Wood Dental on Friday

A Waco dental office is hosting their third annual "Dentistry from the Heart" event Friday.

Discovery by Baylor University researchers sheds new light on habitat of early apes

Baylor University researchers, in collaboration with an international team of scientists, have discovered definitive evidence of the environment inhabited by the early ape Proconsul on Rusinga Island, Kenya.

Waco Police arrest two after seizing large amount of cocaine from home

The Waco Police Department Drug Enforcement Unit has seized a large quantity of cocaine. It happened this morning when the Drug Enforcement Unit and SWAT Team conducted a search warrant in the 2900 block of Morrow Drive.