Former Hallsburg ISD teacher sentenced to 8 years probation

A former Hallsburg ISD teacher has been sentenced to eight years deferred adjudication in exchange of pleading guilty to having an improper sexual relationship with a 13-year-old sixth grade student back in 2006 and 2007.

McLennan Sheriff's investigation leads to capital murder charge

A 44 year-old man has been charged with the murder of a 75 year-old man who was known to give homeless people a place to stay.

Texas Rangers to visit West on Tuesday

The Texas Rangers caravan will travel to West, Texas on Tuesday, January 14. The Rangers will participate with Mayor Tommy Muska, West ISD Superintendent Dr.

Midway ISD students begin receiving iPads

Monday, Midway ISD school officials began distributing iPads to high school students, as part of their 1:1 initiative.  

Central Texas radio host among 8 to be inducted into East Texas Coaches Association Hall of Honor

Friday, officials from the East Texas Coaches Association announced the eight exceptional individuals, representing the sport of football, who will be honored during the 2014 ETCA Hall of Honor banquet.

Man found competent to stand trial for capital murder

A McLennan County Jury has found a Central Texas convicted felon competent to stand trial for the capital murder charge against him for the September 2012 death of his wife.

Hewitt PD now knows identity of John Doe #1

After five months, the Hewitt Police Department has finally identified a man they’ve come to know as John Doe #1. They are hoping the revelation will bring them one step closer to figuring out what exactly happened to him.

Waco credit union robber sentenced to prison

A Waco credit union robber has been sentenced to 65 months in federal prison.

Money, sandwich-stealing duo arrested at Waco motel

An ad placed on on Craigslist has led to an assault and robbery at a local motel, luckily the suspects were arrested.

Multiple traffic collisions in Hewitt resut in an auto/pedestrian accident

At approximately 6:55am Hewitt Officers responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in the 200 block of West Warren Road.