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Bought Red Bull in the last decade? You're likely owed money

Following a recent settlement, customers who bought a Red Bull product between January 1, 2002, and October 3, 2014, are entitled to cash or free products from the energy drink giant.

Hearne man hospitalized after bee attack

A Hearne man was airlifted to the hospital Tuesday after he was attacked by a swarm of bees. The man was mowing the grass near a self storage facility on West Brown Street when he was attacked.

Fire officials encourage checking your smoke detectors

Copperas Cove Fire Department encourages everyone to have properly installed smoke detectors in your houses with working batteries. With colder temperatures approaching, house fires are common around this time of year.

Thorndale man arrested for sexually assaulting child

The Milam County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a sexual assault case.

Man arrested for scamming elderly woman out of $8K

The Milam County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating an incident in which one or more individuals are believed to have scammed an elderly woman out of more than $8,000.

Man arrested after high speed chase

Hewitt police arrested a man on Monday after he led officers on a high speed chase through the town. Eugene Toowincy Simpson,41, is charged with driving while intoxicated,driving while license invalid and evading arrest.

Woman assaulted while at park with children

Harker Heights police are looking for two men who robbed a woman while she was at a park with her two children. To robbery happened on October 3, at Kern Park in Harker Heights.

Local police investigate report of possible explosives found in home

Residents were allowed back into their homes Monday night, after they were evacuated following a  report of  possible explosive materials found inside a Gatesville home. 

2 men arrested after police discover drugs in their stolen vehicle

Harker Heights police arrest two men after a high speed chase and discovering drugs inside of the stolen vehicle they were driving.

National Night Out takes place tomorrow

Bellmead Police Department announces their National Night Out festivities.