Waco

Smoke inhalation killed Waco man found dead at his apartment last Friday

A preliminary autopsy report indicates smoke inhalation caused the death of a Waco man who was found dead at his burning apartment last Friday. 

Local organization to provide shoes for the homeless

A local organization is hosting a walk to help provide new shoes to the homeless. Mission Waco, a non-profit organization, will host a 1.5 mile "Walk for the Homeless" on Sunday, September 21.

Waco police look for phone thieves

Waco police detectives are looking to identify two men who they say are responsible for stealing a phone from a local store.

Woman dies at local barrel racing event

A woman is dead after police say, she was run over by a horse during a  barrel racing event at the Extraco Events Center in Waco.

Two arrested after officials find narcotics in drug raid

Two people were arrested on Thursday by McGregor police along with other agencies, after a search warrant was executed at a home located just two blocks away from an elementary school.

Bears open up new McLane stadium in a big way

 A sea of Baylor fans dressed in green and gold flooded across the "I believe" stadium with one belief, that the Baylor Bears would deliver them with a win.

Man killed in Friday McGregor crash identified

The man killed in the McGregor accident on Friday has been identified by DPS. The man is said to be 44-year-old Joel Lopez.

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.