Waco

Waco woman charged with stealing $30K of jewelry from employer

A Waco woman is accused of stealing more than $30,000 worth of jewelry from the elderly man and woman who employed her.   Charlotte Collins was booked into the McLennan County Jail on Tuesday.

Waco PD investigating possible murder/suicide

Waco police officers are investigating a Wednesday night murder/suicide.

Man indicted for 2012 Waco murder

A McLennan County Grand Jury has indicted a 25-year-old Chilton man on a murder charge.

Texas Rangers turn in results of investigation on former West paramedic

The results of a mental health evaluation, that was ordered for a former West paramedic who was arrested just days after the deadly fertilizer plant explosion, have been turned in to the McLennan County District Attorney's Office.

Waco drug bust leads to 3 arrests

Three men remained in the McLennan County Jail Wednesday, after deputies executed a search warrant, leading to a drug bust at a home in East Waco Tuesday.  

Waco city leaders offering $10,000 for information on North Waco fires

The city of Waco is willing to pay a $10,000 reward for information regarding the rise in recent vacant North Waco structure fires. A vote by the Waco City Council Tuesday night approved the decision to offer the reward money.

Trial delayed for 15-year-old murder case

The trial of a man charged with a murder 15 years ago was set to start this week, until confusion about a plea agreement back in 2002 caused a delay. James Williams is accused of a 1998 drive-by shooting.

McLennan County commissioners further review proposed budget cuts

On the surface, it seemed like an obvious solution to the budget problem in McLennan County. One commissioner suggested cutting the county judge and commissioners' pay to help balance the financial deficit.

Burn bans lifted in parts of Central Texas, but for how long?

Inches of rain last week across much of Central Texas led to several counties lifting their burn bans.  

Baylor University named among 'Great Colleges to Work For'

For the third year in a row, Baylor University joined an elite group of universities named to The Chronicle of Higher Education's 2013 Honor Roll as one of the country's "Great Colleges to Work For." Only 42 national universit