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Belton police chief selected to serve dually as assistant city manager

Belton Police Chief Gene Ellis has been selected to serve in a dual role as Assistant City Manager and Police Chief.

Tax-Free Weekend: What you need to know

Tax-free weekend is upon us! This Friday through Sunday (Aug. 8-10), family's across the state will look to get the best bang for their buck on back to school items.

New library for city of Hewitt in the works

Plans for a more interactive library are in the works for the city of Hewitt.

Job fair in West to be held on Wednesday

A job fair will be held in West on Wednesday.  

Gatesville man receives 35 years in prison for child pornography

A Gatesville man has pleaded guilty to five counts of child pornography in 52nd District Court of Coryell County. On August 1, Dana Watson,40, was sentenced to 35 years in prison by District Judge Trent Farrell.

Police cracking down on speeders in construction zones

More tickets are being issued to drivers as extensive construction continues along Highway 190 in Killeen and Harker Heights.

Woman loses $2,500 to IRS phone scam

An elderly woman is out of $2,500 as a result of an IRS phone scam.

Hewitt PD investigates bizarre storage vandalism case

Hewitt police are investigating what they call an "odd situation" that took place early Thursday morning.

Bryan teen allegedly shot, killed while playing with gun

Bryan Police are investigating the death of teenager who allegedly died when he and a friend were playing with a gun.

Some Lake Belton and Stillhouse Hollow Parks could be closed this winter

me of the Belton and Stillhouse Hollow Lake Parks could possibly be closed this winter.