Swim lessons taught during school to promote water safety

There has been four drowning victims this year, in Lake Whitney alone, and one victim at Lake Waco. City officials do not take this matter lightly by promoting water safety in a number of ways.

Waco school teaching entrepreneurship

One elementary school in Waco is combining technology with entrepreneurship during class time.

Fort Hood hearing testimony continues

The Article 32 Hearing for Maj. Nidal Hasan continued today. The officers who shot Hasan down in the middle of the shooting rampage told their side of the story in court today, identifying Maj. Hasan as the shooter in the Nov.

Free flu vaccines available to veterans

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Man hunt in Killeen

An 11-year-old girl from Killeen was abducted, assaulted, and then released early Monday morning. Police say the man who kidnapped her was a skinny, white male, approximately 20 years old, with a buzz haircut.

Three Central Texas cities rank number one for job stability

The Milken Institute evaluates what cities are best able to create and sustain jobs each year. Temple, Killeen, and Forthood are ranked number one in the Milken Institutes best-performing index this year.

Chet Edwards speaks on social security, medicare, and other issues with seniors

In an interview last week with Inside Texas Politics, Bill Flores said he was not opposed to raising the retirement age to 70, and that he supports privatizing social security.

Witness testimony continues Monday in Maj. Hasan hearing

Witness testimony continued Monday in the hearing for Maj. Nidal Hasan at Fort Hood. Testimonies are expected to continue for the next few days. Accounts were given by those who were wounded by Hasan in the Nov.

Early election begins, high turnout expected

Voters came and went Monday as early voting kicks off. Lines were out the door before polling opened, and poll workers expect high turnouts this election.