Governor Rick Perry believes "America could learn from Texas"

On Tuesday, Governor Rick Perry met with hundreds of Central Texans at the Waco Covention Center and highlighted Texas’ many accomplishments in the last decade, saying "America could learn from Texas".

McLennan Community College looking for more male and minority scholarship applicants

We've all heard parents complain about the high cost of college tuition, but have you and your student applied for **all the free money that is available to you?  

Overnight fire destroys Moody family's home

A Moody family is left homeless, following an overnight house fire Monday.

Marlin Police Chief on the road to recovery following car accident

A Central Texas police officer is on the road to recovery, following a near fatal accident on November 16 that left him hospitalized in critical condition.

Facebook privacy hoax capitalizes on privacy fears

Something about the Facebook privacy hoax has gotten people to click "share."

Powerball jackpot reaches record $500 million

Sky-high sales in Texas and across the nation have catapulted Wednesday night’s record Powerball® jackpot to an estimated $500 million, with a cash value of $327 million.

Man shoplifts, steals car, crashes twice and then steals CS ambulance

A Bryan man shoplifts, then steals a car to get away, crashes not once but twice and then steals a College Station ambulance responding to the scene.

Fiancé sexually assaults, critically injures ETX woman's 2-year-old

A 2-year-old child underwent emergency surgery last week after she was allegedly sexually assaulted by a woman's fiancé.

Gov. Perry names Steen Texas secretary of state

Gov. Rick Perry has named John T. Steen Jr. of San Antonio Texas’ 108th Secretary of State.

L. Islanders get usual power bills despite Sandy blackout; utility says no mistake

NEW YORK (CNN) -- The Long Island Power Authority is assuring outraged customers that their latest electric bills with normal monthly charges are no mistake, despite some being in the dark for days or weeks after Superstorm Sandy.