Sunday Aug 17
Drug Charges Filed On Whitney Woman
A felony arrest was made by the Hill County Sheriff's Office at 3:35 a.m. Thursday, August 14. Authorities contacted a 28-year-old Whitney woman in the 200 block of Scenic Drive north of Whitney.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Wanted Suspect Tazed After Fleeing
A suspect wanted by Bosque County authorities was Tazed Monday night, August 11, after fleeing from authorities on foot.
House In Hillsboro Damaged By Fire
A house in the 1000 block of East Franklin Street in Hillsboro was heavily damaged by fire Saturday evening, August 9. Hillsboro Fire/Rescue was dispatched to the scene at 6:51 p.m. and started fighting the blaze, which originated in the attic.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
HCSO Investigates Woman's Death
The death of a Whitney woman was investigated by the Hill County Sheriff's Office Wednesday morning, August 6. Dispatchers were notified around 10 a.m. of a structure fire in the 100 block of Second Street off Farm Road 2604 north of Whitney.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Wanted Subject Picked Up By Bosque County
A subject wanted locally was picked up by Bosque County authorities Thursday afternoon, July 31. Reports indicated that the Bosque County Sheriff's Office contacted the 59-year-old Clifton man in Clifton.
Lawsuit Mediation Deadline Nears
Whether a facilities dispute between a Whitney-area church and the school district will be settled without any further court action should be known next week.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Crews find body of elderly woman after morning fire destroys Hill County home
UPDATE: Fire crews say they have found the body of an elderly woman in a Hill County house that was destroyed by a fire Wednesday.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Whitney Man Charged With Felony Assault
The Hill County Sheriff's Office made an arrest at 1:09 p.m. Sunday, July 27. Authorities were dispatched to a residence in the 100 block of Brazos Drive near Whitney regarding a disturbance involving a firearm.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Lake Road Dispute Ends At 10th Court
A dispute over a road leading to Lake Whitney has come to an end after a ruling by the 10th Court of Appeals in Waco.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Whitney Man Re-Indicted On Murder Charge
A murder case involving a 42-year-old Whitney man was back before a Hill County grand jury last week for re-indictment.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Former hospital employees relieved about disgraced owner's conviction
Relief and anger for many former employees of the Lake Whitney Medical Center who say the owner, recently convicted of medicare and medicaid fraud, is to blame for the hospital's closure.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Ex-Operator Of 2 Central Texas Hospitals Convicted Of Fraud
Dr. Tariq Mahmood, the former operator of hospitals in Cameron and Whitney and others around the state, was convicted Thursday of conspiracy, identity theft and health care fraud stemming from fraudulent Medicare and Medicaid claims.
Federal Trial For Whitney Hospital Owner Underway
A federal trial involving the owner of the now closed Lake Whitney Medical Center in Whitney got underway in a Tyler federal court Monday, July 21. U.S. District Judge Michael H. Schneider had granted Dr. Tariq Mahmood an extension in May when he changed legal counsel.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Clifton Record Online
A.R. Strey, Jr.
A. R. "Rudy" Strey, Jr., age 75, of Lakeside Village on Lake Whitney, passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014, in a Waco care facility after a brief illness.