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High speed chase finally comes to an end

A high speed chase on Saturday, led police through three counties, finally coming to an end in Waco. Police say Bryan Pomerlow was driving his motorcycle down Highway 77, and evaded arrest for over an hour.

Waco man arrested for trying to kidnap girlfriend at gunpoint

A Waco man was arrested after using a gun to force his girlfriend out of an apartment with threats to kill her.

Waco ISD adopts pay freeze

WACO -- Central Texas school districts are all taking steps to prepare for big cuts in the education system. This week, Waco ISD voted to freeze salaries of school employees.

Special Olympics Polar Plunge Saturday in Waco

WACO -- The Special Olympics Texas is holding their first Polar Plunge in Waco to raise money for the Olympics. It's the first of it's kind coming to Waco.

New details in Hill County murder

HILL CO. -- New developments in the beating death of a 24-year-old Milford man in Hill County. The body of Christopher Beckham was found in field east of Malone Feb. 10.

Police still looking for Killeen gunman

Police are still searching for a suspect who shot a man in the stomach on February 13th Killeen. Officers responded to a call telling them that someone had been shot at 119 W. Young Avenue.

Killeen warns public to avoid Nolan Creek

KILLEEN -- The city of Killeen is warning residents to avoid Nolan Creek this weekend. A mechanical failure at the lift station occurred, causing nearly 300,000 gallons of wastewater to spill into the creek.

Waco ISD names new superintendent

WACO, Texas – Waco Independent School District welcomes Dr. Bonny Cain as its new superintendent.

Former teacher indicted, had sexual relationship with student

A former Hallsburg ISD teacher was accused of having an "improper relationship" with a 13 year old student in 2007. Officials say charges were filed, against Patricia Rush, but were dropped in 2009.

PETA protesters visit Waco

With over two million supporters, PETA is the largest animal rights organization in the world. Today, even in the pouring rain, they protested for what they believe in.