Ted Cruz to speak at West fundraiser in two weeks

The McLennan County Republican Club has announced a benefit for the town of West and Senator Cruz will be the keynote speaker. The fundraiser will be held on Thursday, August 22 at the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame in Waco.

Killeen Fire Marshal investigating early morning auto body shop fire

An early-morning fire at an auto body shop in Killeen caused the city to close a nearby park because of chemicals inside the building that fueled the blast. The 911 call came in shortly after 2:30 a.m.

Waco man convicted of capital murder

A jury has convicted a Waco man of capital murder for a 2011 brutal slaying. Marcus Jerome Landrum, 32, was sentenced to life in prison.  

Cooper excused from Eagles team activities to receive counseling

The Philadelphia Eagles announced on Friday, wide-receiver, Riley Cooper, has been excused from all team activities, so he can receive counseling in light of his recent actions.

BREAKING: West, TX declared major disaster area

Governor Rick Perry announced on Friday, the Major Disaster Declaration for West, TX has been approved.

Man found deceased in truck near Speegleville identified

The body of a man found in a truck in Speegleville on Thursday have been identified. The man was identified as John Michael Johnson, 34.

Bryan PD crew leader, in-take specialist retires after 27 years

A night-shift typist is retiring from the Bryan Police Department after 27 years.

Massive Yellowstone geyser puts on a surprise show

Everyone knows the story of Old Faithful. Here's the story of Old Unreliable. The Steamboat geyser at Yellowstone National Park is the world's tallest active geyser, but it's unpredictable, sometimes waiting months or decades between eruptions.

Cal Ripken Jr. offers $100,000 for arrest, conviction of mom's kidnapper

Baltimore Orioles "Iron Man" Cal Ripken Jr.

Dying 2-year-old to be couple's best man

Christine Swidorsky and Sean Stevenson may be counting the hours until their wedding this Saturday, but the day will be bittersweet.