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Navasota man fires gun at police during standoff

A Navasota man is facing serious charges after authorities say he shot at them during a police standoff Saturday.

Central Texas city officials urge Christmas recycling

Today, many of you are busy tearing through layers of wrapping paper, boxes, and bags to get to your presents but, before you throw out that decorative paper, you should consider recycling.

Family friend arrested for murdering Fort Worth woman

Police have arrested a man who they say is responsible for the death of a Fort Worth woman who was found dead in the trunk of her vehicle in September.

3 Central Texas counties declared disaster area after October, November storms

Gov. Rick Perry, Friday, announced his request for public assistance through a federal disaster declaration for three Central Texas counties has been approved.

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.