Local News

Belton man pleads guilty to March 2014 kidnapping, shooting incident

A Belton man has pleaded guilty to three felony charges which include aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, aggravated kidnapping, and burglary of a habitation with intent to commit a felony.

South Park trail closure

Copperas Cove, Texas – Effective immediately, a portion of the City of Copperas Cove South Park Trail will be closed for bee removal. Bees have been located in the park, adjacent to the walking trail behind Mattie Circle and Guy Circle.

Valley Mills judge resigns amidst investigation into her office

A Central Texas municipal judge has resigned amidst an on-going investigation into her office.

Deputies begin cracking down on school zone violations

It’s that time of year again, where students will start waking up early for the new school year.

Man taken to hospital after tractor accident

A man in Oglesby is in serious condition after an accident involving a tractor. The accident happened on August 25,around 5:30 p.m. The man, who is said to be in his 20's, was working when his tractor ran over him.

Dove hunting season: When can I hunt?

Plan on doing some dove hunting this season? Be sure to check out what zone your county is in and when you can hunt! Regular Season

New CEO/President named for the Texas Sports Hall of Fame

The Texas Sports Hall of Fame has named a new CEO and President of the company. On Friday it was announced that Jared Mosley will take the position of Chief Executive Officer and President of the Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

Former McLennan County Justice of the Peace named in federal complaint

A former McLennan County Justice of the Peace has been named in a federal complaint regarding Social Security fraud.

SpaceX test rocket explodes shorly after lift-off

Residents in McGregor experienced quite a shock after a SpaceX test rocket exploded in mid-air on Friday afternoon. On Friday SpaceX released this statement.

Copperas Cove police need your help solving burglary case

Copperas Cove police are asking for the community’s support in solving a burglary that took place on July 31.