Officials warn of scammers looking to make money while residents try to rebuild

West officials are urging residents to be on alert for scammers in the area. We're told contractors from across the country have come to West, some are actually willing to help and others come with bad intentions.

New police department location

On Monday, June 3, 2012, the Waco Police Department will move to a new location. On that day all Waco Police related business will be done at the new location.

2 of 3 West ISD campuses deemed unsalvageable

West school board members were advised by Huckabee Construction about damages at three of their campuses during a board meeting on Monday.

Waco woman stands trial for attempted drowning of son

A McLennan County woman is on trial this week for reportedly attempting to drown her son.

Woman charged with kidnapping girl from school, raping her

A Philadelphia woman was indicted this week, accused of abducting a 5-year-old girl from her school by posing as her mother, raping her and leaving her barely clothed and crying at a playground.

Man stabs choir members after church service

Mass had just ended at St. Jude Thaddeus Church in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and the choir had begun its closing hymns when it happened.

Mother shot, killed with 10-day-old baby in arms

Police in Birmingham, Alabama are looking for a killer. A young mother was shot and killed Monday while she was holding her 10-day-old baby.

Alzheimer's Symposium offers insight to mental illness

Wednesday marks the beginning of National Mental Health Awareness Month. One of the most prevalent mental disorders is Alzheimer’s Disease.

Early discussion under way on Boston bombing suspect avoiding death penalty

Preliminary talks have been under way "for the past few days" to allow Boston bomb suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to resume providing investigators with information about the attacks in exchange for having the death penalty taken off the t

New homeless shelter set to open in early 2015

On Monday afternoon, the Salvation Army broke ground on a homeless shelter in Temple.