Officer fatalities on the rise

WACO -- It's easy to feel safe in the presence of police officers, but who protects those who protect us? For the second year in a row, fatalities rose sharply nationwide.

College Station school buses launches ad campaign

COLLEGE STATION -- School districts are having to get creative after massive budget cuts all across the state and College Station thinks they've found a solution.

Plants and products to help landscape bear heat

WACO -- Everyone from home owners to professional landscapers are struggling to keep their yards alive. And nursery owner Eugene Houck said even plants that are usually low maintenance, can't bear it either.

Bryan Marketplace named as one of the top 50 retail stars in country

BRYAN -- Bryan locals know the historical downtown area is one of the best around but now those opinions are validated by a national magazine.

Speegleville school transition goes smoothly

WACO -- Yesterday was the start of a new school year for Speegleville Elementary students as they joined in with the big kids at River Valley Intermediate.

Waco's growth strains transportation infrastructure

WACO -- The good news is Waco is growing. However that growth poses many problems for the city's planning organization.

Fire breaks out at local factory

WACO -- A fire broke out at a Waco factory just before noon today.

20-year-old woman shot near Killeen sidewalk identified

KILLEEN -- Police have identified the woman who was shot in Killeen yesterday as 20-year-old Tina Marie Butler of Killeen. Police found her lying on the sidewalk in the 1300 block of Monroe Loop after reports of gunshots.

Convicted chlid molester sentenced two 5-year terms

GATESVILLE -- A Copperas Cove man has been sentenced to two five-year terms in prison for child molestation.

Man gets 40 years for child sex assault

WACO -- A Waco man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for sexually assaulting two of his younger relatives.