Local News

Police look for armed robber suspect

WACO -- Police are looking for a man who robbed the Schmaltz Sandwich Shop this morning. The man walked into the store and showed a pistol to the clerk. After taking an undisclosed amount of cash  the man left the scene.

WPAC looks to open Hippodrome next Spring

WACO -- Plans are underway to reopen the Hippodrom Theater. This comes after debt caused the theater to close in Feb.

Waco police make arrest in one of last week's robberies

WACO -- Waco police have arrested Richard Worley who was involved in the Cobie's convenience store robbery last week. Police say he also robbed the CEF-Co Food Mart this morning taking an undisclosed amount of money.

McLennan County Adoption Day Friday

WACO -- 28 children in the state's custody will be united with a new family Friday at Baylor.

Student leader vetoes immigration tuition bill

COLLEGE STATION -- The student government at Texas A&M did not adopt a bill made by students that challenged the current system of illegal immigrant students attending the school and paying in-state tuition.

Students hold vigil for Texas A&M Bonfire Collapse

COLLEGE STATION -- Texas A&M students gathered around 3 a.m. this morning to remember the tragic bonfire collapse that happened back in 1999. 

Citizen police volunteers to issue handicap illegal parking citations

WACO -- The city of Waco will soon be cracking down on illegal parking. Police are now allowing volunteers to hand out the tickets themselves. There were 124 citations issued in Waco from Jan. to Oct.

Disney on Ice in Waco

Disney on Ice is performing in Waco, starting today, at the Heart O' Texas Complex. The performances combine ice skating with theatrics, lights and music.

Woman indicted Wednesday could face up to 20 years in prison

A Florida woman was indicted yesterday, after being caught selling counterfeit designer wallets, purses, and jewelry, at the Heart O' Texas Fair and Rodeo.

Military official makes recommendations for Maj. Hasan

FORT HOOD -- The Article 32 Hearing for Maj. Nidal Hasan is complete.  Investigating officer, Col. James Pohl, has completed his recommendation on the findings from the hearing.