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Senate denies DREAM Act: Local college students affected

The proposed DREAM Act was put on delay, as the act failed to make it past the Senate, on Saturday. While some people believe the DREAM Act would promote illegal immigration, others say it is some students' only hope.

University High School group answers younger students' Christmas wishes

WACO -- University High School students in Waco answered younger children's wishes this Christmas.

Rockdale High School coach arrested for improper relationship with student

ROCKDALE -- A Rockdale High School coach arrested for having sex with an 18 year old student is now out of jail. Police say 31-year-old Chris Taylor bonded out of Milam Jail Friday.

Killeen police officer terminated for criminal activity

KILLEEN -- A police officer in Killeen is on indefinite suspension after the department discovered he may have been a part of criminal conduct.

Florida school board meeting hostage situation hits home in Waco

WACO -- A shooting this week in Florida left one man dead after taking school board members hostage at a meeting. It's something that hit home for school districts in Waco.

Marines collect toys for needy children

The United States Marine Corps is collecting donations and toys from the community for their annual "Toys for Tots" program.

Identity theft scheme could affect thousands

Four women were indicted yesterday, for an identity theft scheme.

Texas adds more money to energy rebate stimulus

CENTRAL TEXAS -- More money will be added to the stimulus plan that gives rebates for buying Energy Star appliances.

Man arrested for attempting to light apartment on fire

KILLEEN -- Police in Killeen have arrested a man for pouring gasoline all over his apartment and attempting to set it on fire. A reported argument between roommates led Joshua Granneman to threaten the fire.

New details in violent chase through Bruceville-Eddy

CENTRAL TEXAS -- Police gave new details on the violent Bruceville-Eddy car chase that lead to a shooting Monday.