Fire destroys house, leaves family homeless

SPEEGLEVILLE -- The red cross now housing a local family after their home was destroyed by a fire in Speegleville.

Texas A&M officials say a withdrawal letter was not sent

COLLEGE STATION -- The first Texas A&M football game is this Sunday but that's not what people in town are talking about.

Two College Station men arrested on drug charges

COLLEGE STATION -- Two College station men are arrested after police pulled the driver over for suspicion of drunk driving, then found drugs in the trunk.

Killeen man accused of sexual assault of a child

KILLEEN -- A Killeen man is accused of sexually assault a child.

Grant brings wetlands to elementary students

The children at Castleman Creek Elementary don't have to go far to learn about wetlands; because they now have one on their campus.

Budget cuts to Lorena police could threaten public safety

LORENA -- It seems like everyone is falling victim to budget cuts these days. And now that includes the Lorena Police Department.

Waco woman gets probation for assault and endangering a child

WACO -- A Waco mom who pleaded guilty to aggravated assault and endangering a child was sentenced to probation on Monday. 34-year-old Tomeka Davidson will have her probation terms set after a pre-sentence investigation.

Former jailer gets probation, smuggled tobacco into jail

CORYELL COUNTY -- A former Coryell County jailer gets what some are calling a slap on the wrist for his part in a jail smuggling ring. Jake Nelson Rhoades was sentenced to 3 years probation Monday.

Property tax hike for Hewitt

The city of Hewitt can now expect higher property taxes. The Hewitt City Council approved a 1.5 cent property tax hike yesterday.

More confirmed cases of parasitic disease

The number of confirmed cases of a parasitic diarrheal disease in Central Texas keeps going up. Cryptosporidiosis has now been diagnosed in 61 Bell county residents and five McLennan County residents.