Fire destroys home in North Waco

A family of six is now without a home after an intense fire ripped through their house in North Waco Monday morning. Waco firefighters responded to a call shortly after 8 a.m. in the 1800 block of Reuters Avenue.

Flu on the rise in Texas

Healthcare professionals are urging anyone who has not received the flu vaccine to go get one.  

Former McLennan Co. JP sentenced to 3 years probation

A former McLennan County Justice of the Peace was sentenced to probation on Monday after pleading guilty in October to falsifying records.

Man sentenced to 3 years in prison for Subway robbery

A Waco man was sentenced to three years in prison after he pleaded guilty to charges stemming from an April incident where he reportedly stole a Subway sandwich.

MCC partners with Texas Tech to add biology degree

McLennan Community College and Texas Tech University have partnered to add a biology degree offering to MCC students.

Man arrested for defense fraud

The McLennan County Sheriff's Office is cracking down on those fraudulently using the indigent defense program to their benefit.

Change in weather could change tire pressure

If you haven't already, now would be a good time to check your tire pressure, especially with another round of chilly weather headed our way next weekend.

Fire erupts at Waco bar

An early morning fire caused significant damage to a Waco karaoke bar and grill.

Waco couple charged with child endangerment

A Waco couple was arrested and charged with endangering and abandoning a child after a cemetery worker found them passed out in the cemetery, under the influence of drugs.

Temple PD, Fire and DPS preach safety for holiday season

With winter and the holiday season comes an uptick in various reported crimes, fires and injuries. Local officials are doing their best to advise citizens on how to protect themselves.