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WACO

Traditions Rally Helps Staff Prepare for Sunday Game

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The Traditions Rally at the McLane Stadium on Thursday allowed staff to prepare for game day on Sunday. The night included a pep rally, a music performance by American Idol winner Phillip Phillips and a fireworks show.   More>>

Local lawmaker, superintendent react to school funding ruling

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WACO - The superintendent of one of the largest school districts in Central Texas is ecstatic, while a state lawmaker says a fix of the state's school funding system will be difficult.Waco ISD's Dr. Bonnie Cain hopes Judge John Dietz's ruling Thursday that how Texas funds public schools is unconstitutional will finally result in some changes."This case has been tried many times and won many times by public schools, but somehow it never gets fixed. I think ultimately this will be taken to the ... More>>

A date with a stranger turned into a bloody attack in Bellmead

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Hours after meeting, a man and a woman went on a date but it turned bloody after the woman said no to sex. More>>

Judge rules Texas school finance system is unconstitutional Video included

A judge has again declared Texas' school finance system unconstitutional because it doesn't share funding fairly between wealthy school districts and poor ones.
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Wanted Central Texas sex offender arrested in Mexico

A 49-year-old man wanted in Hill County for failing to register as a sex offender, burglary and a parole violation has been arrested in Mexico after eluding capture for almost 10 years. More>>

KILLEEN

UPDATE: Lockdown lifted at Killeen elementary school

Updated: Aug 28, 2014 10:07 AM

Saegert Elementary School in Killeen was put on lockdown for a few hours Thursday morning as Killeen police dealt with a suicidal subject in the area. More>>

Man indicted in Little River-Academy police chief's death

A 57-year-old man who formerly worked in law enforcement has been indicted in the fatal shooting of a police chief in the small Central Texas town of Little River-Academy. More>>

WACO

Local man arrested for burglary at Waco apartment construction site

A Waco man out on parole will now be facing more trouble after being arrested in connection with the burglary of a construction site. More>>

WACO

Game Day Parking Changes Upsets Some Baylor Students Video included

Updated: Aug 28, 2014 12:11 AM

Some Baylor students are upset with the parking changes for the first game day on Sunday.   More>>

FALLS COUNTY

Suspect eludes police in high speed chase in Falls County

Updated: Aug 27, 2014 11:55 PM

A suspect is still at large after leading Marlin and Lott police and sheriff's deputies on a high speed chase through Falls County Wednesday night.
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FALLS COUNTY

Private land or park: Falls County takes debate to court

Updated: Aug 27, 2014 05:14 PM

A dispute over access to land leads to the courtroom after landowners say their land is private, but residents say it's been used as a park for a century. More>>

CORYELL COUNTY

House fire in Coryell County nearly spreads to another house

Updated: Aug 27, 2014 06:07 PM

A house fire in Coryell County spread to the grass and nearly burned another house before fire crews were able to put out the flames.
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LOTT

Area school evacuated after smoke spreads through rooms Video included

Updated: Aug 27, 2014 04:08 PM

Students at Lott Elementary School were evacuated for a short time Wednesday after an AC line in the school caught fire. More>>

COPPERAS COVE

Copperas Cove trail closed for bee removal

Part of the City of Copperas Cove South Park Trail will be closed for bee removal. More>>

WACO

ITT Tech Cancels Classes to Repair AC System Video included

Updated: Aug 27, 2014 12:16 AM

A technical school shut down on Tuesday night to fully repair its broken air conditioning system.   More>>

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  • Israel identifies body as missing American student

    Israel identifies body as missing American student

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:39 AM EDT2014-08-29 11:39:35 GMT
    Israeli police say a recently found body has been identified after a forensic investigation as that of a U.S. religious student who disappeared while hiking in Jerusalem last week.More >>
    Israeli forensic investigators on Friday identified a recently found body as that of a U.S. religious student who disappeared while hiking in Jerusalem last week, Israeli police said.More >>
  • WHO: More Ebola cases in past week than any other

    WHO: More Ebola cases in past week than any other

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:31 AM EDT2014-08-29 11:31:23 GMT
    The World Health Organization says the past week has seen the highest increase of Ebola cases since the outbreak began, more evidence that the crisis is worsening.More >>
    The past week has seen the highest increase of Ebola cases since the outbreak in West Africa began, the World Health Organization said Friday, offering more evidence that the crisis is worsening.More >>
  • US delivers military aid to Lebanon

    US delivers military aid to Lebanon

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:31 AM EDT2014-08-29 11:31:22 GMT
    The United States has delivered the first shipment of weapons to Lebanon to help bolster its military as it faces a growing threat from Islamic militants amid the fallout from neighboring Syria's civil war.More >>
    The United States has delivered the first shipment of weapons to Lebanon to help bolster its military as it faces a growing threat from Islamic militants amid the fallout from neighboring Syria's civil war.More >>
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