Approximately 50 percent of all toys are purchased between the Friday after Thanksgiving, and Christmas. While parents race to get the news toys available for their children, safety should be at the top of their wish lists.
McLennan Co.-- In an effort to cut the nation's deficit, President Obama has proposed a pay freeze for federal workers. This decision could affect thousands of workers on the government payroll in McLennan County.
TEMPLE -- The Temple Police Department has recently been made aware of a suspect or group using a scam to steal items from elderly persons' homes. They say it involves a current scheme where the suspect attempts to take advantage
House fires are more common during the holiday season than any other time of year. Fire marshals attribute this problem to improper use of heaters during the colder season, and simple holiday decorations being misused.