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Cen-Tex fugitive caught in Louisiana

A child predator who evaded registering as a sex offender in Texas was captured Monday in Lake Charles, LA, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell’s Fugitive Apprehension Unit (FAU).

Former Abbott teachers pleads guilty to improper relationship with student

A former Abbott ISD teacher has pleaded guilty to having an improper relationship with a student.

Woodway Public Safety sees rise in stolen, recovered bikes in the area

Woodway Public Safety Department says there has been a rise in stolen and recovered bikes in the area.

Hewitt PD plans to buy body cameras for officers

Hewitt Police Department is in the process of purchasing body cameras for their police officers.

Copperas Cove PD looking for credit union robber

Copperas Cove police are investigating an aggravated robbery that took place last Thursday at a local credit union.

Local school bus hits horse, no one injured

Students onboard a Belton ISD school bus  were involved in a scary situation after their bus ran into a horse  U.S. 190 near Rogers.  The accident was reported shortly before 6:00 a.m.

Brenham man senteced for the murder of his ex-girlfriend

A Brenham man will spend the rest of his life behind bars for the murder of his ex-girlfriend. Anthony Burns pled guilty to shooting Rachelle Nowak in February.

Convicted teenage sex offender charged with sexual assault

A registered teenage sex offender has been charged with sexual assault after police say he had a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old girl.

Corsicana police looking for armed men involved in bank robbery

Corsicana police are asking for the public's help in identifying two individuals involved in a local bank robbery.

Burn ban lifted for Bell County

A burn ban has been lifted for Bell County. Officials say based on recent rainfall and the current weather conditions, the burn ban order was allowed to expire on Monday by the Bell County Commissioner's Court.