Senator Hutchison will finish term

Texas Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison says she will stay in the Senate.

Rep. Edwards says L-3 jobs are safe

WACO - 300 jobs at L-3 Communications in Waco are secure, says Representative Chet Edwards. The Waco Tribune reports the U.S. Navy is pledging an extra $8 million for research and testing a new spy plane.

Waco ISD makes policy changes

WACO - The Waco Independent School District held a meeting this weekend to discuss safety measures for its students. The meeting was prompted by the sexual abuse of a kindergarten student by her 39-year-old teacher Fernando Campos. One of the n

Baylor madness ends in Houston

WACO - Duke University ended the Baylor's Bears march to the Final Four yesterday. The Blue Devils narrowly defeated the Bears 78 to 71. This year marked the best season for the basketball program since the 1950's.

Man tased after wreck for non-compliance

WACO - A car crash Thurday forced police to break the windows of a car and taser a man. Officials say a man in his late 40s crashed into another vehicle Thursday night at the intersection of 18th Street and Dutton. Police say the man would not

Democrats holding barbeque fundraiser

WACO - The Heart of Texas Democrats will be holding a fundraising barbeque this weekend. The event is planned for Saturday at 'The Ranch' off Robinson Drive. The dinner will feature several Democratic candidates for upcoming elections.

Stephenville play to portray Jesus as gay

STEPHENVILLE - Tarleton State University in Stephenville, is scheduled to show a play that many regard as 'blasphemous'. The production is called 'Corpus Christie' and among it's racy themes is the portrayal of jesus christ as a homosexual. The

School board will meet to address students safety

WACO - Waco School Board President Allen Sykes has called a special board meeting for Saturday to address student safety on Waco campuses. This comes after a teacher was reinstated during an investigation regarding sexual assault.

UT developing 'exercise pill'

AUSTIN - Scientists are working on a pill that would allow people to lose weight without working out.

Foreclosures rise in McLennan County

WACO - A total of 139 properties have posted for foreclosure this april. That number marks a 31% jump from the 106 postings for March, according to the foreclosure listing service. Experts say the increase is directly related to the increase in