• Latest Forecast with Meteorologist Haley Fitzpatrick
    on November 28, 2022 at 4:09 am

    Warm weather for Monday and Tuesday will end abruptly Tuesday night as a strong cold front pushes through the area. There is a slight chance of storms across the eastern-most counties ahead of the front, but most areas will likely miss out on any appreciable rainfall.

  • Lights of West officially opens
    by PJ Heussner on November 27, 2022 at 9:00 pm

    WEST, Texas (Fox 44) — Lights of West is now open nightly, from 6 to 10, until December 30. It’s both a “Christmas light park” and a “Faith-filled experience for families” “You can either drive through yourself or if you like, you can take our hayride and you don’t have to worry about, you know, […]

  • Latest Forecast with Meteorologist Haley Fitzpatrick
    on November 27, 2022 at 5:34 am

    Dry and seasonable weather can be expected to start the week as the system responsible for our recent rain moves out of the area. A nice warm-up is expected Monday into Tuesday ahead of the next cold front, which is slated to push through the region Tuesday night. The front will bring a dramatic drop […]

  • 2022 Salado Christmas Parade
    by Malley Jones on November 26, 2022 at 11:13 pm

    SALADO, Texas (Fox 44) — The Salado Christmas parade will be on December 1, 2022 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Registration to be in the parade ends on Monday, November 28. Click here to register. The parade route starts at Royal & Main (Corner of Salado General Store and Stagecoach Inn) 371 South Main Street. […]

  • Drainage installation to cause road closures
    by Matt McGovern on November 26, 2022 at 2:37 pm

    BELL COUNTY, Texas (FOX 44) – The Texas Department of Transportation and its contractor plan to conduct a full closure of Loop 121, from FM-93 to the Sparta Road intersection, for drainage installation. TxDOT says this will start on Monday night, and that this closure will allow crews to safely perform drainage installation within the […]

  • Wreath laying event coming to Killeen cemetery
    by Matt McGovern on November 26, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    KILLEEN, Texas (FOX 44) – The Friends of the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery will lay more than 10,000 holiday wreaths at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery this Saturday at 10 a.m. The public is encouraged to participate. The organization said this event will still take place with rain in the forecast. It will begin […]

  • Fire and smoke force several people out of a Harker Heights four-plex
    by Dean Wetherbee on November 26, 2022 at 4:58 am

    Harker Heights (FOX 44) — Harker Heights firefighters are looking for the cause of a building fire that damaged a four-plex in the 200 block of Oak Trails Drive. Firefighters went to the building around 4:20 p.m. Friday afternoon. They found heavy smoke and fire pouring out of the ‘A’ unit, but had it out […]

  • FIFA is bringing the Waco community together
    by Jessica Rivera on November 26, 2022 at 1:47 am

    WACO, Texas (FOX 44)- For years the Dancing Bear Pub has been the place to catch the FIFA World Cup. “We wake up early usually in the summer, we’re glad to do it over the winter break, it’s been fun a little different change but we’ve enjoyed watching games the entire time,” says Paxton Dove, […]

  • Two dead, several hospitalized in major I-35 crash
    by Matt McGovern on November 25, 2022 at 7:19 pm

    TROY, Texas (FOX 44) – UPDATE: The Texas Department of Public Safety has released new information concerning a multi-vehicle crash on Wednesday evening resulting in two deaths and several injuries. A Temple Fire & Rescue spokesperson confirmed to FOX 44 News on Thursday morning that crews were dispatched at approximately 6:25 p.m. Wednesday to the […]

  • Three arrested in narcotics trafficking operation
    by Matt McGovern on November 25, 2022 at 6:57 pm

    BOSQUE COUNTY / HILL COUNTY, Texas (FOX 44) – The Bosque County Narcotics Enforcement Team has concluded a month-long investigation into a narcotics trafficking operation based in Hill County. Bosque County Sheriff Trace Hendricks said that at approximately 9:30 a.m. Friday, investigators converged on an active narcotics transaction in the parking lot of the Cedron […]