Local News

McLennan Co. federal employees could see a pay freeze

McLennan Co.-- In an effort to cut the nation's deficit, President Obama has proposed a pay freeze for federal workers. This decision could affect thousands of workers on the government payroll  in McLennan County.

Central Texans can pick up unclaimed money from state

WACO -- Money might be tight for some,  but if you're looking to get some money back from the state, you might be in luck.

Temple police warn of robbers targeting elderly

TEMPLE -- The Temple Police Department has recently been made aware of a suspect or group using a scam to steal items from elderly persons' homes. They say it involves a current scheme where the suspect attempts to take advantage

Waco company ranks 50 top franchises for minorities

The Dwyer Group, in Waco, has been named of of the 50 top franchises for minorities, by the National Minority Franchising Initiative. The local Dwyer Group runs seven franchise business'.

Toddler care flighted to local hospital

A toddler from Killeen was care flighted to a local hospital Monday night, after he was hit by a pick-up truck. The child was hit, by a 17 year old boy, when he was riding his bike, near the road.

House fires multiply during holiday season

House fires are more common during the holiday season than any other time of year. Fire marshals attribute this problem to improper use of heaters during the colder season, and simple holiday decorations being misused.

Update: Report on twins death in Thanksgiving fire

An updated report on the death of the two-year-old twins who died in a house fire on Thanksgiving says, the children died from burns and smoke inhalation.

Eldery woman rescued during fire

An elderly woman from Downsville, was reportedly sleeping, when her house in caught on fire early Sunday afternoon. The smoke and flames caught the attention of two local citizens who were driving down the street.

Man dies after crash, tased by police

On Thursday at 6:33 p.m., officers responded to a fail to stop and identify accident with no one around the vehicle, the vehicle had struck a pole at S.12th & Bagby.

Black Friday shoppers begin the race

Central Texas shoppers take their Black Friday extravaganza to the next level. Stores around the area were packed through the night, with shoppers ready to start their early morning race to the best deals.