The Whitney community came to Marshall and Marshall Funeral Directors Chapel to honor and remember fallen firefighter Daniel Potts, who passed away following a medical emergency while responding to a structure fire last Friday.
A McLennan County judge admonished a McGregor man Friday after he was selected as a juror in a murder case this week and shirked his duties because he said the court proceedings made him “uncomfortable.”
Judge Susan Kelly of Waco’s 54th State District Court sentenced Rodney Dewayne Kuykendall, 40, to 22 years in prison after Kuykendall was convicted by a jury in October of assaulting McLennan County Sheriff’s Deputy Richard Burns.
Herrera, 58, a laborer, will serve the sentences concurrently. He must serve at least 10 years in prison before becoming eligible for parole and will be given credit for the 447 days he has served in the McLennan County Jail waiting for his cases to be resolved.