Waco considering streetcar system

WACO - Waco is looking into the possibility of building a streetcar system downtown.

Couple assaulted in home invasion

WACO - A Waco couple was assaulted during a home invasion last night. Officials say two men approached a lady outside of her house when she went out to get her cell phone from her car.

TABC stepping up anti-alcohol campain

WACO - TxDOT and TABC are stepping up their anti-alcohol campaign for the holiday season. The "Don't Drive if Your Tipsy, Buzzed or Blitzen" campaign aims to remind drivers to find a safe ride home. The Waco Tribune reports from 6 p.m.

Grants to help military families

The Texas Veterans Commission fund for veterans assistance is offering extra help to veterans and their families. The Waco Tribune reports the group has about a million dollars in grants that they will disburse to groups who provide services to v

Transit system sponsoring safe ride home

WACO - The Waco Transit System is sponsoring a Safe Ride Home service December 31. To use the service, the destination to and from must be within 5 miles of Waco. The service will be free of charge.

Double robbery, police looking for suspect

WACO - Waco police continued their search for a man they say robbed two local businesses. Officials say both robberies took place early Thursday morning. The first at the CVS on North Valley Mills Road and the second at Ed's truck stop on 337 S

New gun policy at Fort Hood

Fort Hood is amping up its gun registration policy in the wake of last month's deadly mass shooting. Now soldiers and their families must register any person weapon that is kept there.

Headstone stolen from Waco cemetary

WACO - Part of the headstone of William Cowper Brann has been stolen out of Waco's Oakwood Cemetary. Officials say they believe it was members of a Baylor fraternity who pulled the prank as part of initiation. Brann was a newspaper publisher in

Woman indicted after allegedly taking friend's baby

WACO - Priscilla Lorraine Mechell has been indicted on three felony charges. The Waco Tribune reports it comes after the woman reportedly kidnapped her friend's son, disguised his identity and later left him in a trash bin. Officials say Mechel

Midway student dies from swine flu

MIDWAY - A fourth grade student in Midway ISD has died from reported complications from the swine flu virus. School officials say 9-year-old Nicholas Bolin had not been at school for more than a month. The only other H1N1 related death in the c