Waco

Waco man convicted of capital murder

A jury has convicted a Waco man of capital murder for a 2011 brutal slaying. Marcus Jerome Landrum, 32, was sentenced to life in prison.  

BREAKING: West, TX declared major disaster area

Governor Rick Perry announced on Friday, the Major Disaster Declaration for West, TX has been approved.

Man found deceased in truck near Speegleville identified

The body of a man found in a truck in Speegleville on Thursday have been identified. The man was identified as John Michael Johnson, 34.

Waco S.W.A.T training at Lorena HS

Waco Police today invited the public to observe and learn from one of the department's bi-weekly S.W.A.T training sessions. The tactical unit rehearsed situations involving public schools.

Man accused of stealing $139K worth of lottery tickets

An HEB employee is facing felony charges after an investigation discovered he might have stolen a very large amount of lottery tickets from his work.

Commissioners working on balancing preliminary budget for McLennan County

Thursday, McLennan County Commissioners were still hammering out the details in order to file a balanced preliminary budget for next year.  

Cen-Tex woman remains in jail following child abandonment, drug charges

A Central Texas woman remains in jail after her child was found wandering near a Waco roadway Monday.

One of Waco's most wanted now in jail

McLennan County Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested a man on Waco’s most wanted criminal list.  

3 arrested in overnight ATM theft from Waco hotel

Three men have been arrested after stealing an ATM from a downtown Waco hotel.

Trial for 15-year-old murder case delayed again

The trial for a 15-year-old murder case that was postponed last week has been pushed back again due to confusion about a plea agreement back in 2002. James Earl Williams is accused of a 1998 drive-by shooting.