Waco

Suspicious fires in North Waco Area

In light of the recent fires in the North Waco area, the Waco Fire and Police departments are asking for extra vigilance from citizens in helping  watch over the city.

Authorities seek public's help identifying credit card thieves

Leon County Sheriff's officials are asking for your help identifying a man and woman using stolen credit cards.

Hewitt man on trial for 2011 accident that killed toddler

A Hewitt man is on trial this week for an October 2011 car crash that left a 2-year-old dead. David Michael Martin, of Hewitt, is charged with intoxication manslaughter.

McLennan Co. Sheriff's Office receives large donation

A generous donation from a local business owner will help the McLennan County Sheriff's Office.

Woman dies after Sunday afternoon fire in Waco

Waco Police Department responded Sunday afternoon to 2111 North 21st street at 4:25 p.m, on reports of a fire. The Waco Police Department joined the Waco Fire Department in reference to the incident.

McLennan County commissioners select new jail vendor

On April 30, 2013, the McLennan County Commissioners Court was fortunate to have received two very competitive offers in response to our RFP for Operation and Management of the Jack Harwell and Downtown Jail Facilities.

Waco dispatchers, call-takers receive recognition

Dispatchers/Call-Takers that fielded the numerous calls and handled all the radio traffic the night of the West Explosion are receiving National recognition.

ETX high school basketball coach to become graduate assistant at Baylor

KWKT has confimed with Spring Hill Athletic Director Mark Sartain, Spring Hill varsity head boy's basketball coach, Hunter Taylor, has resigned and will be taking a graduate assistant coaching job at Baylor University.

Man pleads guilty in latest Waco food stamp fraud case

A Waco man has pleaded guilty to a federal wire fraud charge for his reported role in fraudulent food stamp usage conducted in his store.

Outlook for successful harvests in CenTX looks good so far this year

They say sometimes a little can go a long way, and that seems to be the case with the rainfall that's been coming to the Central Texas region.