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Towing companies thrive during severe winter weather

Icy roads mean more car crashes, and more cars being towed.

Closures and delays

Continuing drizzle is freezing upon contact with the ground, causing overpasses and even the non-elevated portions of roadway to freeze into ice. Numerous crashes are occurring as a result.

Fire kills one near Mart

MART -- Firefighters spent the morning battling a blaze near Mart that destroyed a home and left at least one man dead. It happened West of Mart just off State Highway 164.

Limestone County water company prepares for more freezing temperatures

LIMESTONE COUNTY -- More freezing temperatures and severe weather Wednesday means more work for a water company whose pipes froze last week, leaving hundreds without water for days and a boil alert that is still in effect.

Man flees on foot after high-speed chase through several Central Texas counties

TROY -- Police are still looking for a man who led them on a high speed chase Monday.

YMCA President speaks out about what police call a riot

WACO -- Waco YMCA President, Patrick Murphy, is speaking out about what police are calling a riot that happened in the parking lot on Harvey Dr.

Police still searching for Temple man

BELL COUNTY -- Police are still searching for a Temple man who went missing in Bell County last week. We now have a picture of him,  and police say some of the details aren't adding up.

Jeep Wrangler Sahara

I've mentioned before that I'm a Jeep guy. Looking at my beloved old '95 Wrangler and this is the 2009 Wrangler, all I can think is, what a difference two generations makes.

Bill aims to strengthen federal anti-stalking laws

New legislation is has been introduced that would strengthen federal anti-stalking laws. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison says it would address the new technology out there that predators are using to harass victims.

Winter storm causes flooding at apartment, displaces 40

WACO -- Fans gush air through rooms to dry what was once water flowing through the Salvation Army's Catherine Booth apartment complex Friday. The winter storm blew in some problems for the apartments and their tenants.