Midway ISD tests out computing devices to purchase with bond funds for next year

Earlier this month, Midway ISD was awarded a 5.4 million dollar bond for next year, which includes funds for educational technology.

Mother of 4 arrested for leaving children alone in ‘deplorable’ home

A deputy described the conditions of a home in Monroe as “the worst he has seen any person living in, especially children.” The mother responsible for raising her four children in these conditions was arrested after she was located

Two arrested for Monday night robbery in Waco

Two Waco men are sitting in the McLennan County Jail after robbing a man Monday night in South Waco.

Purple Heart returned to soldier's family 70 years after death

A Purple Heart that has been missing for years has finally been returned to a Wisconsin family. The soldier who earned it, Otto Trapp, died 70 years ago.

College firearm bill awaits Governor Perry's signature

A new bill that would allow college students to bring guns onto their college campus is now one signature away from becoming law.

Marijuana, fights, guns: Zimmerman prosecution wins most pretrial battles

The judge overseeing the George Zimmerman murder trial handed a series of pretrial victories to the prosecution Tuesday, barring the defense from introducing information about Trayvon Martin at trial, which begins in two weeks.

Major I-35 closures tonight in Salado

Interstate 35 will be completely shut down in Salado on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning as crews install heavy-duty beams to support a future bridge overpass.

Tacoma father accused of putting baby in freezer to halt her crying

A 25-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly putting his 6-week-old daughter in a freezer in their home to stop her from crying, authorities said Sunday.


Six weeks after the bombings at the Boston Marathon, life on Boylston Street is getting back to normal, Survivors are moving ahead, even though they carry reminders of the attacks with them,

Motorcyclist killed in early morning wreck in Waco

A man was killed early Tuesday morning when his motorcycle crashed near Logan's Roadhouse, on I-35 in Waco.