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Area city strengthens statewide ban with passage of hands-free driving law

The City of Mexia has gone beyond the state ban on texting and driving by passing its own hands-free ordinance for drivers.


The discovery of what appeared to be a suicide note in an abandoned car led to the recovery of a body Tuesday from a local lake.


The explosion that killed three workers and injured 13 others at a physical plant under construction at Gatesville’s hospital resulted from a large pocket of natural gas that had flowed from disconnected gas lines into the building, a state report says.


The 17-year-old senior at Ellison High School was the winner of a nationwide contest on what the country meant to him.



Central Texas man struck by car his wife was driving


Shooting sends man, woman to local hospital


Food For Families - Friday, November 16th


Troy volleyball team heading to state


Local 4th graders kneel in prayer after hearing highway sirens


String of area convenience store robberies continues


Thieves break into vehicles outside local fitness center


Local district cancels classes after water main break


Freeze warning expires, but we’re not done with the cold yet


Early-morning fire damages local home, neighbors evacuated



Texas woman, 3 children burned using gasoline to start fire


Central Texas doctor missing for a month; whereabouts a mystery


Large fire forces closure of Texas highway


Celebrated Central Texas Christian music composer dead at 83


Local 4th graders kneel in prayer after hearing highway sirens


Local teen fiddles for funds for injured friend


Girl struck by stray bullet in drive-thru of Texas McDonald’s


Fumes sicken at least 19 at Central Texas school


Texas deputy shot in leg while checking illegal deer blind


Waco: Nearly 400K gallons of wastewater discharged due to heavy rain


Salvation Army rethinks criteria for opening local warming centers


Woman dies after shocking prognosis, husband says


Services held for Texas newlyweds killed in helicopter crash


Fort Hood: Humvee rollover leaves 1 soldier dead, one injured


Waco: Baylor coach touched by 2 California tragedies


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