Texas officials urges precautions to reduce West Nile exposure

The Texas Department of State Health Services is urging people to take precautions to reduce the risk of contracting West Nile virus, a mosquito borne illness.

U.S. Senator Cornyn opposes UN Arms Treaty

U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) joined 50 Senators in expressing grave concern about the dangers posed to Texans’ Second Amendment rights by the United Nations’ Arms Trade Treaty.

Amber Jackson and Brandon Mitchell Eliminated On “So You Think You Can Dance”

  Episode to Highlight Fan-Favorite Pieces Choreographed by Mia Michaels from Past Seasons, Plus Ballet Boyz

Driven by personal tragedy, man builds crosses for Aurora victims, thousands of others

In a vacant lot across from the site of last week's movie theater shooting, 12 white crosses stand solemnly, their arms covered in messages of hope and the ground around them full of flowers.

ETX man arrested twice for public intoxication in 12-hour period

A Lufkin man managed to get arrested for public intoxication twice almost 12 hours apart exactly Wednesday.

Texas board removes name of bogus Tuskegee airman from state veterans home

The Texas Land Board has ordered the removal of one man's name honored at the Watkins-Logan-Garrison Texas State Veterans Home in Tyler.

Proposed rail yard could boost Robertson County economy

HEARNE -- Union Pacific has announced plans to build a $200 million dollar rail yard between Hearne and Mumford.

BSN offered at MCC through Texas Tech

WACO -- McLennan Community College is now offering a new option for registered nurses to get their Bachelor of Science in nursing, a degree many hospitals now require. The degree is available through Texas Tech University.

Local Retailers Prep For Back-To-School

MCLENNAN COUNTY -- While you prepare to get the kids back to school, retailers are also gearing up for big sales.

Nine cases of West Nile Virus confirmed

WACO -- Four more cases of West Nile Virus have been confirmed in McLennan County, bringing the total number of people infected to nine. One elderly woman in McLennan County has already died from the virus this month.