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“We Are Indeed Blessed To Be From West”

Residents gathered Thursday night in West to mark the first anniversary of the fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15, injured hundreds and damaged or destroyed scores of homes and buildings.

Published: Fri, 18 Apr 2014 02:33:08 GMT

Water Crisis At Local VA Hospital Ends

A main break that ultimately left a local VA hospital almost without water for 24 hours has been repaired, officials said Thursday evening.

Published: Fri, 18 Apr 2014 02:11:29 GMT

Updated Report Details Gang Threat Here, Around The State

A report released Thursday that details the gang threat in Central Texas and around the state says gangs pose a substantial threat to public safety.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:37:14 GMT

Daughter Of Murder Victim Testifies; Leaves Courtroom In Tears

The testimony of an 11-year-old Central Texas girl in the capital murder trial of the man accused of gunning down her mother left courtroom spectators in tears Thursday.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:57:21 GMT

Burglars Strike A Dozen Times In One Day In Local Neighborhoods

Police were looking for leads Thursday after burglars struck more than a dozen times in a single day in local neighborhoods.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:42:38 GMT

Drunken Drive Leaves 3 Vehicles, Building, Gate Damaged

A Central Texas man was facing a list of charges Thursday after what police say was a drunken drive that left three vehicles, a building and a parking lot gate damaged.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:42:04 GMT

Shooting At Texas RV Park Leaves Couple Dead

Murder-suicide is suspected in the deaths of a 69-year-old man and his 65-year-old wife who were found dead of gunshot wounds in their RV.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:13:18 GMT

Fort Hood Shooting Survivor Released From The Hospital

A Fort Hood major credited with helping save soldiers’ lives during the April 2 post shooting rampage despite his own serious injuries has been released from the hospital.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:04:16 GMT

Report Of Shooting Near Local Campus Evidently A Hoax

A report of a shooting sent local police officers and sheriff’s deputies on what may have been a wild goose chase Wednesday night.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:13:33 GMT

Local Dog Attacks Leave Residents, Officials Worried

Local residents and officials say they’re concerned about a recent spate of dog attacks.

Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:06:01 GMT