Local News

TxDOT prepared to treat roads in event of severe winter weather

The Texas Department of Transportation is ready for wintry weather that may move into the local area this weekend. Crews are checking supplies such as magnesium chloride and grade 5 rock, and making sure equipment is ready-to-go.

Texas rig count in decline

The number of operating Texas oil rigs has continued its descent in recent weeks. The drop marks the sixth consecutive week the Lone Star State has seen a decline, according to oil field company Baker Hughes.

Listeria-linked caramel apples recall expands to Kroger brand

Out of an abundance of caution and concern for consumer safety Happy Apples is expanding their voluntary recall of caramel apples to include Kroger Brand caramel apples produced by Happy Apple Company with a best use by date between September 1

3 teens, 10-year-old arrested for aggravated robbery of pizza delivery driver

Bellmead Police Department arrested three teens and a 10-year-old on allegations they used a gun to rob a pizza delivery driver.

College Station man arrested for breaking into Grimes County deputy’s home

A College Station man is behind bars after he broke into a Grimes county deputy’s home and threatened him.

Woman arrested for robbing Lacy Lakeview bank

Authorities have arrested the woman accused of robbing a Lacy Lakeview bank on Monday.

Authorities identify woman found dead after fire at Bellmead inn

Bellmead Fire Department has verbally received the Southwest Forensic institutes Medical Examiner's report on the tragic fire that occurred on December 17 at a local inn where a woman and a pet were found dead.

Nexstar Broadcasting purchases KWKT-TV, KYLE-TV

KWKT-TV and KYLE-TV have a new owner as of January 1, 2015. Nexstar Broadcasting purchased KWKT-TV AND KYLE-TV from Communications Corporation of America.

Fireworks prohibited in cities across Central Texas for New Year's celebrations

As New Year’s Eve approaches the City of Copperas Cove would like to take an opportunity to remind the citizens that Code of Ordinances Article IV, Section 7-61 prohibits fireworks within the City limits.

2 men wanted for Robertson county break in

Two suspects are wanted after being caught on surveillance video breaking into a grocery store in Robertson County. Lakeside Grocery on Highway 6 north was broken into on December 23rd .