A Smithville man has been arrested for allegedly physically assaulting multiple law enforcement officers during the breach of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021.
The facility said the suspension is due to “an intractable regulatory climate and pattern of hostility rather than collaboration from the Texas Department of Family Protective Services [that has] made it unsafe to fulfill its mission."
A deadly incident that happened in Bastrop County highlights the importance of taking proper precautions when it comes to old cisterns and wells. FOX 7 Austin's Carissa Lehmkuhl has the latest.
Bastrop ISD announced a new tool for parents to track their child's school bus.
Rockne, Texas' annual homecoming parade, held on Saturday morning, was dedicated to one special man this year: Arthur Goertz, a soon-to-be 100-year-old World War II veteran who fought in the Marshall Islands and is an active member in the Rockne community.
A man has died after a head-on crash between a pickup truck and 18-wheeler in Elgin.
In this week's “Missing in Texas," we're taking a look at the case of Carl Beall, who has been missing for nearly a decade. Angela Shen has the latest.
Forward progression of the fire has been stopped, according to the Bastrop County Office of Emergency Management.
FOX 7 Austin's Angela Shen took a look at some other unsolved cases in Bastrop County, some of them going decades back. This includes missing persons cases and a look at how the office approaches cold cases.
Officials say the victims were hog hunting and fell to their death going after a dog in a cornfield north of Elgin.
The Parmer Lane Fire sparked the same day the Forest Service increased its Wildland Fire Preparedness Level to Level 4, largely because of the dry conditions.
The off-duty Bastrop County deputy says H-E-B didn't pay for his medical bills after he was stabbed while on the job om November 2022.
Fire crews across Central Texas are gearing up, and stepping up to help areas like Bastrop, which is already seeing the worst of it.
Crews are working to put out the Mesquite Field Fire near Hellinger Road in Bastrop County.
Officials say the Powder Keg Pine Fire near State Highway 71 and Harmon Road in Bastrop County is now 100% contained.
Authorities responded to a one-vehicle crash on Cedar Hollow and found that several passengers were involved.
Serial killer Henry Lee Lucas confessed to hundred of murders across the country, including one in Williamson County and another in Bastrop County in 1979.
The exhibit, titled "Images of Valor: US Latinos and Latinas in WWII," is a series of panels showcasing the stories and contributions of Latino veterans.
The Bastrop County Sheriff's Office is considering serial killer Henry Lee Lucas to be responsible for her death, and are not looking for any other suspects.
Three people, including two teens, have been arrested in connection with a shooting in Elgin on Alley A that left two people hurt.