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Seriously Injured Local Firefighter Receives Heroes Welcome

The last of the five Central Bell County Fire and Rescue firefighters injured in a rollover crash on April 17 has been discharged from the hospital.

Published: Sun, 26 Apr 2015 21:32:58 GMT

Group To Present Checks To Four Seriously Injured Local Firefighters

A group that provides immediate financial assistance to seriously injured first responders plans to present checks Monday to four local firefighters who were critically hurt when their fire unit overturned as they responded to a call.

Published: Sun, 26 Apr 2015 21:34:03 GMT

Fire Destroys Mobile Home, May Have Killed 2 Pets

Fire destroyed a mobile home Sunday in a rural Central Texas neighborhood and authorities think two pets may have been inside.

Published: Sun, 26 Apr 2015 18:22:53 GMT

More than 2,500 Confirmed Dead In Nepal Earthquake

The death toll was rising Sunday after a powerful earthquake in Nepal.

Published: Sun, 26 Apr 2015 20:10:48 GMT

Former Methodist Home Employee Sent To Jail To Await Trial

A former Methodist Children’s Home employee was sent to jail Friday to await a Tuesday trial in connection with a theft from the home.

Published: Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:00:45 GMT

Amber Alert Canceled For 3 North Texas Children

The McKinney Police Department has canceled an Amber Alert for three children who were initially believed to have been abducted and in grave or immediate danger.

Published: Sat, 25 Apr 2015 20:20:08 GMT

Man Sentenced For Deputy’s Hit-And-Run Injury

A Waco man was sentenced Friday to state prison after he pleaded guilty to driving a vehicle that struck and injured a sheriff’s deputy in Cameron Park.

Published: Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:41:41 GMT

Lawsuit Filed In Deadly Salado Bridge Collapse

Lawyers have filed a lawsuit in Dallas in connection with the March collapse of an Interstate highway bridge that killed a Dallas man.

Published: Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:17:45 GMT

Baylor Renames School Of Social Work For Dean Diana Garland

Baylor University’s Board of Regents has voted to rename the university’s School of Social Work in honor of the school’s first dean, Dr. Diana R. Garland, who is stepping down to return to the faculty on June 1 as she battles advanced cancer.

Published: Sat, 25 Apr 2015 02:00:00 GMT

Wrongful Death Suit Filed Against Local Homecare Agency, Caregiver

A wrongful death lawsuit filed Friday against a local homecare agency and a caregiver alleges that no medical treatment was sought for an elderly client who was left “screaming in agony” after she was thrown from her wheelchair when the minivan in which she was riding came to a sudden stop.

Published: Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:50:36 GMT