Waco

The Salvation Army helps families 'Beat the Heat'

The Salvation Army of McLennan Country will be holding Beat the Heat registration by appointment only, beginning Monday, June 24, 2013. Please call 254.756.7271 to schedule.

Humane Society of Central Texas and the City of Waco Animal Services is offering free dog and cat adoptions

The Humane Society of Central Texas (HSCT) and the City of Waco Animal Services will celebrate “Meow Luau” with free cat adoptions and the “Dog Days of Summer” with free dog adoptions the week of June 24th – 29th.<

Calcasieu Parish Crash Kills Three Women from Texas

On June 21, 2013, at 1:48 p.m., Louisiana State Police Troop D responded to a two vehicle crash at the intersection of Louisiana Highway 3063 and Louisiana Highway 109 in western Calcasieu Parish that claimed the lives of three women from Texas

Waco man killed in ETX car accident

A Waco man was killed Thursday in a one-vehicle accident in Rusk County. Martin De Jesus Carranza Perez, 27, of Waco was pronounced dead at the scene after his car struck a guardrail.

Waco police, fire departments investigating suspicious fires in North Waco

Right now, Waco police and fire departments are asking the community to be vigilant in keeping Waco safe. A rise in the number of house fires, especially vacant ones, in North Waco, have officials looking into the possibility of criminal a

Suspect arrested in Waco home invasion

Waco officers responded to a call around 5:30 .a.m, Thursday morning in the 1700 block of  North Martin Luther King on a possible robbery in progress.

Sex offender back in jail for child indecency

A Waco man is still in jail on a $32,000 bond after police arrested him Tuesday on criminal solicitation of a minor and indecency with a child by contact charges.

Waco murder suspect transported to McLennan County Jail

A 25-year-old Waco murder suspect has now been booked into the McLennan County Jail, following his arrest in Montague County earlier this month. Juan Francisco Segovia is being held on a $250,000 bond.

Hewitt man sentenced to 15 years for killing toddler in drunken crash

A McLennan County jury found a Hewitt man guilty of intoxication manslaughter with a deadly weapon for an October 2011 car crash that left a 2-year-old dead. That same jury sentenced him to 15 years in prison on Thursday.

West seniors still recovering two months after explosion

It's been two months since the deadly blast in West caused hundreds of nursing home patients to relocate.