Local News

1 dead in collision with 18-wheeler

Anthony Kelly died Wednesday when the truck he was driving slammed into a parked 18-wheeler. It took rescue workers about 45 minutes to free the driver of the big rig.

8 arrested in prostitution roundup

Eight women from Waco were arrested and charged this past weekend for prostitution.  They were found in the vicinity of Morrow Street and Ross Avenue in Waco. 

Robbers attack local business owner

Robinson police are looking for two men that attacked and robbed a local business owner Monday night. Officials say it happened around 10 p.m. at Excel Autos. No arrested have been made.

Mammoth monument put on hold

The effort to recognize a local treasure as a national monument has been put on hold in Congress.

Man behind bars after alleged robbery

A man was jailed after police say he attacked a 74-year-old man Saturday morning. 20-year-old Keith Cobb is charged with aggravated robbery.

Man killed while repairing truck

Thomas Vernon Wooten, 37, of McLennan County died at a local hospital after he was injured while working on his vehicle.

Bellmead man guilty of sexual abuse to 4-year-old

A Bellmead man was found guilty for sexually abusing a 4-year-old girl on Thursday.

Man arrested for alleged hit-and-run death

Donald Derek Dulock, 43,  of Waco was arrested and charged Friday with manslaughter and failing to stop and render aid at the scene of an accident.

Clinic numbers expanding in McLennan County

Providence Healthcare Network is expanding its number of primary care clinics it has in McLennan County. Officials say they hope it will keep the hospital system competitive.

Sarah Palin headed to Waco

Sarah Palin will be making a stop in central Texas. She will speak at the Care Net Pregnancy Center of central Texas at the "Celebrate Life Banquet 2010".