Allison Fox O'Connor, KXAN News

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  • CBS 4 News
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  • WHNT

Recent articles by Allison:

Farmers battling hot weather to keep product alive

WACO, Texas (FOX 44) — Texas farmers are no strangers to the heat but between consistently high temperatures and drought, it’s making their jobs in the field extremely difficult. “The best decision is to reduce your number, reduce your need for inputs like supplemental feed and hay, and hopefully get one day closer or one […] → Read More

Grandmother graduates from TAMUCT after 57 years of learning

KILLEEN, Texas (FOX 44) — It’s never too late to go back to school, and one local woman proved that even in her senior years. “I started college in 1965 when I was 18 years old, in San Antonio, where I’m from,” Texas A&M University of Central Texas graduate Ethel Johnson said. Ethel began her […] → Read More

Soldier suicide prevention and training

FORT HOOD, Texas (FOX 44) — May is Mental Health Awareness month and one aspect many are affected by in Central Texas is soldier suicide. It is estimated that by 2030, total veteran suicides will be 23 times higher than the number of post 9/11 combat deaths, as reported by the organization Stop Soldier Suicide. […] → Read More

If Roe v. Wade is overturned, what does that mean for Texas?

Roe v. Wade passed in 1973 and at that time the majority of the country was against the idea of allowed abortion. Today, many are in support of the law and are calling for action at the leak of the overturn draft. → Read More

Local stores expecting lots of last-minute shoppers

WACO, Texas – Many stores and businesses are expecting to see large numbers of customers this weekend as many search for that last perfect gift for Christmas. “We try to keep up with the demand throughout the week. We’ve had a lot of people come in, a lot of people contact online,” says Amber Phelps, […] → Read More

After crisis: How counselors handle talks after traumatic school events

WACO, Texas — Just one week ago, Michigan teen Ethan Crumbley killed four students and injured more at his high school. Following this on Friday, Midway Middle School went into lockdown for unknown reasons, finding later that it would be a false alarm. “We proactively prepared for that just by saying that we wanted to […] | Local News from KRQE News 13 in Albuquerque, New Mexico → Read More

U.S. Post Office prepares for holiday shipping increase

Due to the pandemic, many shipped their gifts and holiday treats in 2020 and will continue to do so this year. → Read More

What to do before beginning to decorate for the holiday season

WACO, Texas — A large part of the holiday season is decorating one’s home with lights, trees, garland, and possibly even some inflatable’s. But how can you take some precautionary steps to make sure you’ll be safe when heading up to the roof to hang those decorations? “Have somebody with you. Obviously that way, somebody […] → Read More

Texas girl gets the gift of a lifetime from Make-A-Wish

The Make-A-Wish Foundation gave the gift of a lifetime to a Belton girl who lives with Cystic Fibrosis and loves to dance. → Read More