TEMPLE, Texas — Before you get up and go, there are 6 things you should know.
Tie down your outdoor Christmas decorations! A Wind Advisory is in effect for Central Texas until 6 p.m. because of a possibility for 35 mph gusts. Meagan Massey has the details in your Thursday morning forecast.
A standoff in Temple ended with three people dead, including the male suspect, officials said. One child was taken to a hospital. Two schools were also placed under a lockdown after police investigated the area. Here's more on this developing story.
A Belton family is now without a home after an early morning blaze caught their trailer home on fire. Central Bell County Fire and Rescue responded around 4 a.m. and spent 45 minutes dowsing the flames. Read more.
Inmate escapes custody at Limestone County courthouse
Limestone County Jail officials are still asking for help to find inmate Tristan Neason after he escaped custody around noon Tuesday. This is the second time since May that Neason has escaped custody. Read more for his background and how to contact police with information.
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Husband on run after missing woman's body found shot, decomposing on Navarro County road
A woman’s decomposing body was found on Dec. 12 on a road near Richland, and was last seen on Nov. 10 in Houston. This led to an investigation.
Thank you for keeping in the know. Expect more from 6 Things to Know on Friday!