Man hit, killed by train identified

LACY-LAKEVIEW -- The man hit and killed by a train in McLennan County last week has been identified. On Friday 56-year-old Charles Lee Simmons Jr. of Bellmead died after being hit by a train near the TSTC campus.

UPDATE: Local police officer fired for sexual assault of minor

KILLEEN -- A Central Texas police officer accused of sexually assaulting a minor is fired after a lengthy investigation.

Local group launching new mental health program for returning war vets

WACO -- A local group is recruiting veterans for a new mental health program for soldiers returning from war.

New I-35 construction begins Monday

WACO -- As one Interstate 35 project ends, another one begins. Today marks the start of a 10-mile expansion project north of Bruceville-Eddy all the way to Hewitt between mile markers 319 and 328.

$7,500 reward offered for Fort Worth gang member

A CRIPS gang member, last seen in Fort Worth, has been added to the Texas 10 Most Wanted list, and a $7,500 cash reward is offered for tips leading to her arrest. All tips can be offered anonymously.

Armed home invasion causes Madison County manhunt

MADISONVILLE -- A frightening afternoon in Madisonville after an armed man invaded a home and robbed the family causing a frantic manhunt to find the suspect.

Police investigate early morning shooting

WACO -- Waco police are investigating a bazaar scene in which witnesses say cars crashed, shots were fired and then everyone disappeared. It happened a little after midnight Thursday near the intersection of Bell and Bagby.

Central Texas lake full after recent rains

WACO -- At one point this summer Lake Waco was seven feet below normal. Now levels have rebounded and then some.

Campos pleads guilty; sentenced to 5 years

WACO -- A plea agreement with prosecutors gives  former Waco kindergarten teacher Fernando Antonio Campos, 41, a guilty verdict in exchange for less jail time.

Man gets 7 years in jail for sexual assualt of a minor

NAVASOTA -- A Navasota man, accused of sexual assault on a minor, gets seven years behind bars.