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Cameron police searching for two men in Mini Mart robbery

Cameron police are searching for two men after who robbed a Mini Mart on October 24. Officers received a 911 call of a robbery which occurred at the Cameron Mini Mart located in the 600 block of North Travis here in Cameron.

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Washington County woman shoots man for being on her property

A Washington County woman accused of shooting a man she claimed wasn’t welcomed on her property has been arrested.

Man dies in 18-wheeler accident near Gatesville

An Austin man died Tuesday morning near Gatesville after his 18-wheeler pinned him against a gate.

High school student narrowly escapes attempted abduction

 A Gatesville teenager narrowly escaped an abduction after a man tried to lure her into his car on Tuesday morning. Police were sent to the intersection of Jackson Drive and 26th street shortly before 7:40 a.m.

Volunteers help Roberson county animal shelter go 17 months without a euthanasia

The Roberson county animal shelter is a kill facility and up until recently, animals entering the facility would almost certainly be put to sleep, but things are changing at the facility.

Volunteers help Roberson county animal shelter go 17 months without a euthanasia

The Roberson county animal shelter is a kill facility and up until recently, animals entering the facility would almost certainly be put to sleep, but things are changing at the facility.

Man arrested and accused of having sexual contact with young girl

A Salado man was arrested by Bell County Sheriffs after he was accused of having sexual contact with a 5-year-old girl. Juan Espinoza Villafranco, 37, is charged with indecency with a child.

Local fire hydrant testing may cause water discoloration in households

The Copperas Cove Fire Department will begin testing water pressure from fire hydrants starting on October 23. The testing could cause color discoloration from flowing water in local households. 

Belton PD arrests woman in connection with burglary, 5 people now charged

Belton police have arrested a fifth person in connection to a burglary last week. Khara Leighann Marie Williams-Jackson, 22, of Temple is charged with burglary of a habitation with the intent to commit another felony.