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Video shows La Vega football coach using homosexual slur at players


A La Vega coach used a homosexual slur in front of players during a Friday night game.  More>>


Governor Rick Perry Joins Group To Dedicate New Pandemic Flu Manufacturing Facility


With the ebola outbreak in west Africa, fear of a national pandemic is on the rise. Fortunately Texas AM is home to one of three centers in the country that will be used to rapidly produce vaccines in the case of a pandemic.  More>>


Waco suspends negotiations for $300 riverfront project

The City of Waco will suspend negotiations with Brazos Riverfront Development, Ltd. after there were some problems with the financing for the proposed $300 million riverfront development. More>>


Police: Man drove from Arkansas to assault his ex-wife

A 54-year-old man is being held in the McLennan County Jail on charges that he assaulted his ex-wife at the workplace of her new boyfriend, after driving from Arkansas. More>>

Texas, US retail gasoline prices down 6 cents

Retail gasoline prices in Texas fell 6 cents this week in a decline that matched the nationwide drop in prices at the pump. More>>


Local school put on soft lock down after student assaults school officer

Updated: Sep 18, 2014 12:28 PM

A Temple elementary school was put on a soft lock down for a short time Thursday morning after a student assaulted a school resource officer. More>>

Student injured in Texas stabbing, school evacuated

Central Texas school officials say a stabbing at a high school has left one student injured and prompted an evacuation of the building. More>>


UPDATE: Community Honors Riesel Student During Football Game Video included

Updated: Sep 16, 2014 05:09 PM

Authorities have confirmed that a 6-year-old boy is dead from an accident on HWY 6 in Riesel, between an 18-wheeler and an SUV. The wreck happened about 3:20 p.m. Tuesday afternoon on HWY 6, near FM 1860. More>>


Bell County Sheriff warns of jury duty scam

Updated: Sep 18, 2014 12:03 AM

The Bell County Sheriff's Department warned residents Wednesday about a scam artist pretending to be Lt. Donnie Adams and demanding money from family members because they supposedly failed to show up for jury duty. More>>


UPDATE: Killeen Standoff Ends After Suspect Turns Himself In Video included

Updated: Sep 17, 2014 02:12 PM

A 27-year-old man surrendered to authorities without incident Wednesday evening after he talked to Killeen police for an hour and then tear gas was deployed. More>>


Driver killed after crashing into pavement machine, injuring worker Video included

Updated: Sep 17, 2014 04:55 PM

A West man has died after crashing into a pavement machine off I-35 Wednesday afternoon.  More>>


Texas education board weighs in on AP History debate Video included

Updated: Sep 17, 2014 05:50 PM

Some Texas conservative groups say advanced placement US history courses are full of anti-American bias.  And the State Board of Education is listening. The board took action on the matter this afternoon.  More>>


Killeen man charged with arson for weekend house fire

A 24-year-old Killeen man is in the Bell County Jail on $200,000 bond after being formally charged with arson in connection with a weekend house fire in Killeen. More>>

Texas Governor Rick Perry criticizes Mexico border "failure"

In a sharp criticism of Mexico's "failure" on immigration and crime policies, Texas Gov. Rick Perry has invited President Enrique Pena Nieto to visit his state and observe law enforcement efforts on the U.S. side of... More>>


Temple ISD to Provide Wi-Fi for Students Video included

Students learning on new Google Chromebooks Students learning on new Google Chromebooks
Updated: Sep 16, 2014 08:59 PM

The Temple Independent School District has created a plan to make sure their students have Internet access both at school and at home.\ More>>


When does discipline go too far? Video included

Updated: Sep 16, 2014 08:42 PM

When it comes to disciplining children, Texas parents have the right to choose the form of punishment they see fit. But experts say there is a fine line between punishment and abuse.


Study Shows New Desks Helps Students' Grades, Fight Against Obesity Video included

Updated: Sep 16, 2014 07:50 PM

Results of a new study show something as easy as standing while you work can help students grades and against the fight of childhood obesity. The Texas AM Health Science Center School of Public Health studied local elementary students using a new standing desk.  More>>

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