Central Texas

Burning Body Found On Central Texas RoadAuthorities are investigating after a burning body was found on a Central Texas road.
12 People Still Missing After Texas FloodRecovery teams are set to resume looking for 12 members of two families who, authorities said, are missing after a rain-swollen river in Central Texas carried a vacation home off its foundation.
Weekend Storms Slam North, Central Texas, DFW AreaAmusement parks turned into water parks and roads turned into rivers overnight: Severe storms continue to batter Texas, from the border of Oklahoma to the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Interstate-35 Reopens After Fatal CrashAll lanes of a major interstate have reopened in Central Texas after a deadly crash involving a big rig that slammed into a bridge beam in a construction zone.
Pig Blamed For Central Texas House FireNo humans or hogs were hurt Thursday afternoon during a house fire in Central Texas. Officials said that the blaze started when a pig chewed through some electrical wires.
Texas Couple Sentenced In Mail Theft CaseA couple who stole more than 50,000 pieces of mail from more than 80 cities were sentenced to spend six years and nine months in federal prison on Wednesday.
Website Helps Texas Law Enforcement Catch CriminalsCatching criminals just got a little easier thanks to a new website launched by a law enforcement officer in Central Texas.
Texas Drug Felon Gets Jail For FirearmsConvicted drug runner Erik Willis of Purdon was sentenced to nearly 22 years in prison after more than a dozen firearms were found at his fortified Central Texas home.
About 100 Pets Rescued From Austin FloodingAbout 100 pets that were displaced in the recent Central Texas flooding are being cared for by the Austin Humane Society as recovery efforts in the area continue.
Cleanup Begins After Central Texas FloodingCleanup work is getting started in earnest on Friday, a day after flash floods across Central Texas killed two men and prompted dozens of emergency rescues.
Waco Police Seek 2 Men After Deadly Drug DealPolice are seeking two gunmen after a fatal shooting at a Central Texas apartment complex when an apparent drug deal went wrong.
Zebra Mussels Found In Central Texas, Belton LakeThe Texas Parks and Wildlife Department on Thursday announced zebra mussels were discovered Sept. 18 in Belton Lake, 60 miles north of Austin.