McLennan County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for McLennan County, TX. (Page 10)

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  1. Sheriff's Office investigating boy's death at Brookhaven Youth RanchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Sheriff's Office investigating boy's death at Brookhaven Youth R - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen The McLennan County Sheriff's Office says they're investigating a death of a juvenile at Brookhaven Youth Ranch. Officials say the boy was a victim of an assault.

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  2. Local Historians Correct Marker Mistaking Important Tribal HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | KWBU-TV Waco

    ... Waco. In 1837 the tribe was driven out by the often dominating Plains tribe - the Comanches. That's what the McLennan County Historical Commission and other local historians say. When a Comanche tribal preservation officer visited the site a few ...

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  3. Colorado Confirms Additional VS CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | The Horse

    ... received confirmation of any new VS cases in that state. Four premises in Bastrop County and all premises in McLennan County have been released from quarantine. To date, 62 premises in 13 Texas counties have been confirmed with VS. Quarantines ...

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  4. Deputies Seize Drugs, Animals From Home In Local NeighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | KWTX

    McLennan County Sheriff's Deputies served a narcotics search warrant Thursday morning in Robinson and recovered an undisclosed amount of methamphetamine. Deputies also seized an unknown number of animals and asked for Child Protective Services to come to the scene to take custody of some children who were found inside the home.

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  5. Jailed woman dies after being shot with stun gunRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    The Texas Rangers are investigating after a 37-year-old woman died hours after being shot with a stun gun while deputies took her into custody at a Waco courthouse. Justice of the Peace Walter H. "Pete" Peterson told the Waco Tribune-Herald Iretha Lilly was declared dead Monday night at the hospital where she was taken after being found unresponsive at the McLennan County Jail.

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  6. Retrial begins for Texas man charged in killingsRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... charges in the 1986 deaths. The Waco Tribune-Herald ( http://bit.ly/1t1v97D ) reports Tuegel told the McLennan County jury that Graf's adopted stepsons, 8-year-old Jason and 9-year-old Joby, liked to play with matches. She said she will show they ...

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  7. Learn from the West Fertilizer Plant ExplosionRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | Chemical Processing

    ... in hazardous industrial processes. West Fertilizer's property spans the town of West and unincorporated McLennan County. Under state law, both the town and the county could have adopted a fire code- but didn't [1]. The intricate web of federal ...

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  8. Female prisoner gets more charges for alleged attack on jailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A female prisoner at the McLennan County Jail faces additional charges following an incident overnight Monday, in which a jailer was attacked with a sharpened object. McLennan County Chief Deputy Matt Cawthon says this incident started with a verbal threat from a prisoner, who said she was going to take a jailer hostage.

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  9. Authorities investigating death of woman in jail custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    The McLennan County Sheriff's Department and Texas Rangers are investigating the death of a woman while she was in jail custody overnight Monday. 37-year-old Iretha Lilley was found unresponsive after being checked for reported chest pains, following an incident earlier in the day, in which a stun gun was used on her.

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  10. Woman Subdued With Stun Gun In Local Courtroom Later DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | KWTX

    A woman who appeared in district court for sentencing Monday in Waco died later that night in a local hospital after a stun gun was used to subdue her when she became combative in the courtroom. Iretha Lilly, 37, was taken just before 11 p.m. Monday from the McLennan County Jail to Providence Health Center where she was pronounced dead, Chief Sheriff's Deputy Matt Cawthon said Tuesday. 1 comment

  11. Female Inmate Tries To Stab Guard With Sharpened Tooth BrushRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | KWTX

    A female inmate was subdued by officers Monday night in the McLennan County Jail in Waco after she tried to stab a jail guard with a weapon fashioned out of a tooth brush. The inmate attempted to take a jailer hostage during an outburst, Chief Deputy Matt Cawthon said, and during the incident pulled out what's commonly called a shank and tried to stab a guard.

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  12. Opening set for Texas man's murder retrialRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A Central Texas jury is to hear opening statements in the retrial of a Central Texas man charged in the deaths of his two stepsons in a fire nearly 30 years ago. The McLennan County jury will hear the opening statements Tuesday morning in the trial of 62-year-old Ed Graf.

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  13. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... homeowner called police after she found suspicious items inside of the relative's room. ATF officers and the McLennan County Bomb Squad Unit and the Temple Hazmat team were called in to check the residence.

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  14. Homes Evacuated After Potential Explosive Devices Found InsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | KWTX

    ... inside the home, but was evicted approximately two weeks ago. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, a McLennan County bomb squad unit, and hazmat team from Temple were called to the scene. KWTX Media - Central Texas' most-viewed television ...

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  15. Robinson ISD Student Diagnosed with MeningitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | KCEN

    A Robinson ISD student has been diagnosed with meningitis, according to the Waco-McLennan County Public Health District. Health workers don't know yet if it's viral or bacterial meningitis.

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  16. Jury selection underway in Ed Graf trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... in arson science. Jury selection for his retrial is set to start October 6. The 54th District Court in McLennan County held a pretrial last week because the District Attorney's Office says they recently found out about possible evidence they have ...

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  17. GED Confusion Could Jeopardize Testing in Juvenile DetentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | KWBU-TV Waco

    Since 1996 kids at McLennan County's Juvenile Detention Center have been able to prepare for the GED through Waco ISD's Challenge Academy. But last year the campus lost its certification and students who prepared for the GED there were no longer allowed to take the test.

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  18. Local Teenager Charged In Gang-Style ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | KWTX

    A Waco teenager was in custody Monday, charged in connection with a gang-style shooting in September in South Waco that left one man injured. Taivion Jaymond Wilson, 19, was ordered held in the McLennan County Jail in lieu of $75,000 bond, charged with engaging in organized criminal activity, online jail records showed.

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  19. Waco Storm Recovery UnderwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | KCEN

    It was fast and ended quickly, but the storm on Thursday night packed powerful wind and hail. A Waco judge has even declared McLennan County a disaster area.

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  20. Disaster Declaration Issued for McLennan CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | KCEN

    The declaration states that Judge Felton determined that extraordinary measures must be taken to alleviate the suffering of people and to protect or rehabilitate property.

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