UNDATED - State Senator Kip Averitt will be stepping down later this month.
The Republican's announcement on Monday, comes just a week after he won his primary race.
Averitt cited health concerns.
A special election will be held in may t
WACO - A Waco ISD teacher is suspended for allegedly slapping a student on Tuesday.
It happened at Meadowbrook Elementary School.
Officials say the child became unruly and spit on the teacher, after which she hit him several times in the face.
WACO - Baylor freshman Brittney Griner will miss two games after punching a Texas Tech player.
NCAA rules required at least a one-game suspension.
Griner is Baylor's top scorer, rebounder and shot-blocker.
Caritas of Waco is hosting their 43rd annual 'Feast of Caring' event tonight at McLennan Community College.
The 'feast' is an evening that features a simple meal of bread and soup to help attendees empathize with the struggles of those who have se
The United States Postal Service is considering cutting back mail delivery from six days to five, eliminating Saturday mail.
The postmaster general says more people are paying bills and sending messages online, leading to a major drop in first cla
UNDATED - Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison conceded the Republican nomination for Texas governor to Governor Rick Perry last night.
The GOP nominee will face democratic nominee and former Houston Mayor Bill White.
The 2010 Texas gubernatorial elect
Recent wintry weather is affecting plant nurseries in Central Texas.
Greenhouse and nursery owners say the storms have caused excess damage to their buildings.
They say they have struggled to grow, nurture and even sell plants during late 2009