West schools starting to be demolished

Demolition is underway in West, as crews work to take down destroyed school campuses belonging to West ISD.

Deaths from prescription painkiller overdoses rise sharply among women

"Prescription painkiller deaths have skyrocketed in women (6,600 in 2010), four times as many as died from cocaine and heroin combined,” said CDC Director Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H.

Texas ranks 11th in national road conditions, cost-effectiveness

Texas' state highway system is ranked 11th in the nation in overall highway performance and efficiency in the latest Annual Highway Report by Reason Foundation.

McLennan Co. J.P. under investigation for mileage reimbursement discrepencies

A McLennan County Justice of the Peace is under investigation for reported discrepancies with mileage reimbursement forms.

Fireworks ordinance will be heavily enforced July 4th

The City of Waco Fire Department encourages everyone to have a safe Independence Day, free of fires, by enjoying the professional fireworks display at the Fourth on the Brazos celebration at Indian Spring Park.

Missing Milam County man's body believed to be found

The search is over for a missing Milam County man after search crews recovered a body over the weekend, believed to be that of the missing man's.

Fluffy cows make their way to Rock Island County

Davenport, IA-Rock Island-Moline (WQAD) -- The standard cow just isn't cutting it anymore and people in the cattle industry are working to "fluff-up" their cows. At the Rock Island County Fair, "fluffy-cows" are on display.

Demi Lovato opens up to Cosmopolitan magazine

Nearly three years after seeking treatment for "emotional and physical issues," Demi Lovato has cultivated a new definition of what it means to be tough. The 20-year-old singer and actress, who recently buried her estranged father, opens up in the

Toby Keith tour bus catches fire on I-65 in Boone Co

Lebanon (WXIN) -- Fire investigators are working to determine the cause of a fire that broke out on the tour bus of country superstar Toby Keith Monday morning on Interstate 65 in Boone County. Firefighters were dispatched to the scene at approxim

Boil water notification for Robinson residents

ROBINSON, Texas – July 2, 2013 – Due to planned maintenance to the distribution system, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has required the City to notify all customers in the areas of Surrey Ridge, Sun Valley Industrial