Lockhart City Council elects new police chief
On April 10, Gary Williamson was sworn in as the Lockhart Police Chief. He said since then, he’s been busy.
New Lockhart, Texas BBQ restaurant is all-female owned
Barbs B Q will be opening in the Barbecue Capital of Texas just in time for Memorial Day weekend.
1 dead after skydiving accident in Caldwell County
The accident left one man dead, according to the Caldwell County Sheriff's Office.
Austin weather: Lots of hail, strong winds move through Central Texas
The National Weather Service upgraded Central Texas to a Level 3, enhanced risk, of severe weather, which meant very large hail, damaging winds, and possibly even an isolated tornado on Friday, April 28.
Central Texas weather: Storm system moving through eastern counties
A section of Bastrop County and Lee County is currently under a severe thunderstorm warning until 7:45 p.m. Adaleigh Rowe has the details.
Biden partially approves Abbott's major disaster declaration request for Texas ice storm
Abbott originally requested assistance for 23 counties, but the White House approved access to FEMA's public assistance program for just 13.
VIDEO: Large oil tank catches fire in Caldwell County
Firefighters arrived just before 3 a.m. on April 16 to find one tank fully engulfed on FM 671 near Luling.
Train hits 18-wheeler in Luling
Police say the driver of the 18-wheeler was able to escape before the crash and no injuries were reported.
Caldwell County selected as site for new LCRA peaker power plant
LCRA says that the new plant in Caldwell County will add much-needed power to Texas's electric grid.
Central Texas weather: Heavy rain, gusty winds head out of CTX, cold front comes in
Heavy rain and gusty winds were seen throughout Thursday evening, as a cold front now comes into Central Texas.
Jason Landry: Volunteers walk over 13 miles searching for missing Texas State student
A volunteer group walked over 13 miles searching for any sign of Texas State student Jason Landry who has been missing since December 2020.
Human remains found in Luling; officials don't believe linked to Jason Landry case
A skull and other remains were found at a home in Luling and investigators say they do not believe the remains are linked to the high-profile missing person case.
Austin Disaster Relief Network ready to help with cleanup after winter storm
Residents in Travis, Hays, Bastrop, Caldwell, or Williamson counties who need cleanup help can submit a request or go to ADRN’s website for information.
Central Texas weather: Winter Storm Warning extended through Thursday as ice threat increases
A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for all of Central Texas through Thursday, February 2 at 10 a.m.
Tanner Hoang search: Missing Texas A&M student's car found unoccupied in Austin
On Dec. 22, Tanner Hoang's family told FOX 7 his car was found unoccupied in a parking lot in West Austin. The family is working with state and Austin police to find Hoang.
Jason Landry: Family, friends host vigil to honor missing Texas State student on two year anniversary
Investigators said Jason Landry disappeared two years ago driving from San Marcos to his parent’s Houston-area home. A volunteer firefighter found Landry’s car crashed and abandoned in Luling. Family and friends gather for vigil to honor Jason Landry’s two-year anniversary disappearance
Jason Landry: Authorities still searching for Texas State student who's been missing for two years
On Dec. 13, loved ones and supporters held a candlelight vigil for Jason Landry, who has been missing for two years.
BBQ Fest features top barbecue joints in Texas
Texas Monthly's 13th annual BBQ Fest is bringing together almost all of its top 50 barbecue spots on November 5 and 6 in Lockhart.
Nearly $4.24B in bonds on November ballot for Central Texas schools
Nine Central Texas school districts have called bond elections for this November, asking for nearly $4.24 billion for campus improvements, security and technology upgrades and new construction.
Suspects robbed two Lockhart gas stations at gunpoint: police
Lockhart police say the pair robbed two gas stations on the same night armed with black semi-automatic handguns and fled both scenes in a car.