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Emotions run high during intense testimony in murder trial Video included


Some hardball questioning by the prosecution during the sentencing phase of Carnell Petetan Jr. trial led to some near fireworks by the defense. Petetan, who faces the death penalty for murdering his wife, sat stoic for most of the day as witnesses came up to testify against him, but that all changed as his mother spoke Wednesday afternoon. After the prosecution rested just before 11 a.m., it was the defense's turn to call up witnesses. Petetan's attorney's stressed to the jury that they were... More>>

Political group formed to help pass Robinson ISD school bond Video included


With the May elections just around the corner Robinson ISD's bond is back on the ballot. The district is seeking nearly $20 million to build a new intermediate to replace the 50 year-old building and make some repairs to the elementary school. More>>


Police seized marijuana, arrest one after searching pickup


McGregor police arrested a man and seized $800 worth of marijuana as they served a search warrant on a pickup truck in the parking lot of a local billiard parlor Tuesday afternoon. More>>


Killeen man arrested for assault and threatening officers with knife

Updated: Apr 23, 2014 12:52 PM

A 28-year-old Killeen man is in the Bell County Jail after police say he threatened officers with a knife and assaulted a family member at a Killeen home. More>>


Police arrest woman accused of stabbing neighbor


Police have arrested a 19-year-old accused of stabbing her neighbor after an argument turned physical. More>>


West residents respond to Chemical Safety Board's findings Video included

Updated: Apr 23, 2014 12:20 AM

Just hours after a Chemical Safety Board presentation in Dallas, residents in West came out for a meeting to voice their concerns about the findings from the investigation. More>>


Authorities catch man after he bails out of police car and flees

Updated: Apr 22, 2014 05:23 PM

A criminal made matters worse for himself Tuesday afternoon, after he bailed out of a McLennan County Sheriff Deputy’s car and fled authorities.


Woman accused of stealing $6,800 worth of jewelry


Police have arrested a 40-year-old woman accused of stealing $6,800 worth of jewelry from a Waco home. More>>


Prosecutors highlight killer's 'ugly, vulgar' past as they push for death penalty Video included

Updated: Apr 22, 2014 05:18 PM

The punishment phase is underway for a convicted killer in McLennan County. Monday evening, a jury found Carnell Petetan Jr. guilty of capital murder in the shooting death of his wife, Kimberly.


Killeen ISD superintendent to resign in August

Dr. Robert Muller has announced his resignation as the superintendent of the Killeen Independent School District, effective Aug. 31, 2014. More>>

DPS urges online renewal of your driver's license

Renewing a Texas driver's license doesn't necessarily mean waiting in long lines or prepping your best photo ID look for the camera. More>>

Feds: New laws, oversight needed after West blast Video included

A federal agency leading one of the investigations into last year's deadly West fertilizer plant explosion says that even if regulators don't know what started an initial fire, they know the resulting blast could... More>>

Lawsuit seeks redrawing of Texas Senate districts

Two Texans backed by a conservative legal group have filed a federal lawsuit in Austin challenging how state Senate voting districts were drawn. More>>


One wounded in night club shooting, neighbors speak out Video included

Updated: Apr 21, 2014 11:01 AM

One man was wounded and eight vehicles were damaged as police report over thirty shots being fired early Sunday morning, in the parking lot of a Waco club. More>>


Petetan found guilty of capital murder, faces life in prison or death penalty Video included

Updated: Apr 21, 2014 04:58 PM

The jury has found Carnell Petetan guilty of capital murder. He is facing either life in prison or the death penalty. The sentencing phase will begin Tuesday, April 22. More>>


Cove Owes Tens of Thousands For Open Record Requests Video included

City of Copperas Cove City of Copperas Cove
Updated: Apr 21, 2014 05:39 PM

Copperas Cove taxpayers could be bearing the brunt after legal fees from open records requests cost the city thousands. Officials say the number of requests in the first four months of this year is unprecedented, and now, they're considering raising the city budget by roughly $67,000. More>>

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