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Affidavit: Waco man had two-year sex relationship with teen girl

McLennan County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested Abel Hernandez Jr. of Waco after a referral from Waco police, who had arrested him in a shoplifting case in February 2017. In the earlier case, Hernandez was captured with the girl, then 16.

WACOTRIB.COM - 2018-10-15 22:45:00

Waco: Austin-based Hopdoddy chain to open local restaurant

WACO, Texas (KWTX)The Austin-based burger joint Hopdoddy will be opening a restaurant next summer in Waco at the Legends Crossing this summer.The construction will start within the next 30 days.James Bank with the Tiliji group said this will be a great addition for the area and the development.“Waco

KWTX - 2018-10-15 16:29:00

Several road closures after train derails in Waco

Waco Police say a crane will come Monday around 9:00 a.m. to help get the cars back on the tracks. Until then, traffic is being blocked off from Mars Drive, to Panther Run, to Central Parkway.

KCEN TV NBC 6 - 2018-10-15 12:07:39

Weekend thunderstorms give way to spell of chilly, wet weather

The Waco Fire Department, with the help of a bystander, saved two men who had fallen into a drainage ditch along Franklin Avenue near New Road during Saturday afternoon’s storms.Waco Fire Department photo

WACOTRIB.COM - 2018-10-16 00:15:00

Waco's Sears survives the chopping block — for now

The Sears store on Waco’s Richland Mall lives to sell another day, and likely another Christmas shopping season, as it escaped the closing list the iconic retailer released in the wake of its Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing on Monday.

WACOTRIB.COM - 2018-10-16 02:10:00

Whitney man caught in Woodway sex sting

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CENTEXPROUD.COM - 2018-10-15 16:39:11

Train derailment blocks traffic in Waco

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CENTEXPROUD.COM - 2018-10-15 12:20:26

Parents issue warning after brain-eating amoeba kills 7-year-old-son

WACO, Texas — Two Texas parents who lost their 7-year-old son to a brain-eating amoeba are sending a message to Central Texas families after local health officials confirmed on Friday that a New Jersey man who died of the infection. The surfer was likely was exposed to it while visiting the BSR Cabl

KCEN TV NBC 6 - 2018-10-15 23:11:22

Man sentenced to 80 years in prison for sexually assaulting newborn daughter

According to the arrest affidavit, investigators were told in March 2014 that the baby had broken ribs, a broken leg and an eye change that is consistent with shaken baby syndrome.

CIRCA.COM - 2018-10-16 03:14:08

Former Baylor fraternity president Jacob Anderson accepts plea deal after rape indictment

WACO, Texas — A former president of Phi Delta Theta fraternity at Baylor University pleaded no contest Monday after being indicted on rape charges, the McLennan District Attorney’s Office said.

KCEN TV NBC 6 - 2018-10-15 20:57:25

Man arrested on sex assault charges

William Akeem Smith, 28, was arrested after a woman told police that Smith forced himself on her, held her down on a bed and sexually assaulted her.

WACOTRIB.COM - 2018-10-15 23:25:00

Texas man sentenced to 80 years in prison for sexually assaulting baby

According to the arrest affidavit, investigators were told in March 2014 that the baby had broken ribs, a broken leg and an eye change that is consistent with shaken baby syndrome.

KTXS.COM - 2018-10-15 15:55:04

Local man’s service dog missing after weekend accident

WACO, Texas (KWTX)A Central Texas man is searching frantically for his service dog, an 8-year-old miniature Yorkie named Whiskey, after the dog fled following a weekend traffic accident in Waco.

KWTX - 2018-10-15 11:25:00

Woman arrested for stabbing husband in Waco

WACO, Texas — A Waco woman was taken into custody after allegedly stabbing her husband in the 4000 block of Lakeshore Dr..Officers said the woman and her husband had been arguing when things escalated. The husband was hospitalized for multiple stab wounds to his head, neck and torso area.The wife is

KCEN TV NBC 6

2 rescued from Waco floods

WACO, Texas — Two men had to be rescued from flood waters in the 4500 block of Franklin Ave. in Waco Saturday.Waco fire crews said waters began to rise quickly after heavy rains, leaving the two men stranded in a creek.A bystander helped firefighters rescue the men.Officials said both men were lucky

KCEN TV NBC 6

Man gets 244 years in prison for raping newborn daughter

Patricio Medina, 27, of Waco, admitted to sexually assaulting the 1-month-old in a conversation with a fellow inmate, authorities said. The father was already in jail for abusing the child.

WFLA.COM - 2018-10-14 23:50:38

Restaurants have big impact on Waco sales tax rebates

Buy NowWalk-Ons waitress Isabel Garcia serves Evan Allard of Oklahoma, left, and Josh Lessman of Waco their meals. Sales tax receipts from restaurants skyrocketed in Waco this past year and now comprises the third-largest category, as defined by the Comptroller’s Office.Staff photo — Jerry Larson

WACOTRIB.COM - 2018-10-15 03:30:00

Train derails near Central Texas high school, travel delays expected

Waco police said the cars, carrying corn syrup, derailed after they went past their designated spot, caused a prevention-sensor to trip and caused the cars to overturn.

KWTX - 2018-10-15 03:00:00

Waco father gets 244 years in prison for sexually assaulting infant daughter

According to the arrest affidavit, police were called on March 14, 2014 to a home on Delano Ave. in Waco after getting a report of physical abuse to a one-month-old baby. When they arrived, the affidavit states Medina admitted to police he had been using methamphetamine two days earlier.

KCEN TV NBC 6

Waco AAFES unit helps Florida military base

WACO, Texas — After a military base in Florida was left in pieces following Hurricane Michael, Central Texans offered to lend a helping hand anyway they could.

KCEN TV NBC 6 - 2018-10-15 04:17:37