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Fairfield pastor convicted of sexual assault

A jury has found a Freestone County pastor guilty of sexually assaulting an underage female.

Central Texas deputy killed while serving warrant on Thursday

A Central Texas deputy was shot and killed early Thursday morning while serving a warrant at a Burleson County home.

Copperas Cove nurse sentenced to probation for stealing prescription drugs

A former Copperas Cove nurse has been sentenced to probation after she pleaded guilty on Wednesday to stealing some of her patients' prescription drugs.  

Family, Fishing, Fun takes place in Belton on Friday

If you and the family are looking for some holiday fun Friday, you'll want to check out the "Family, Fishing, and Fun" event in Belton.  

Man arrested for assaulting teenager after football game

A local man is being held on a $10,000 bond in the McLennan County Jail for sexual assault.

New trash, recycling containers being delivered in Belton

This week, thousands of Belton residents have been receiving trash and recycling carts.

Man dies in industrial accident at Belton manufacturer

A 19-year-old male died Tuesday in an industrial accident at Tarco, a manufacturer of roofing products.

Man arrested, police look to arrest 2 others for theft

One man was arrested and police are still looking to make two arrests following the theft of a donation jar in Copperas Cove last month.

Three Sam Houston State University students killed, one injured in wreck

Three Sam Houston State University students are dead and a fourth injured after a major car accident on campus. It happened early Saturday morning on campus near the intersection of South Avenue I and Bowers Boulevard.

11 grams of meth seized in Madisonville traffic stop

More than 11 grams of meth is seized during a routine traffic stop in Madisonville.