Police say the suspect demanded money and threatened the bank employees with a gun.
Charles Werchan is accused of kidnapping his ex-girlfriend from her workplace in Bastrop last week.
Additional help had been requested fighting the fire, located near the intersection of Old Sayers Road and Phelan Road.
The driver was discovered with non-life threatening injuries police say are consistent with gunshot wounds.
The storm moved through Central Texas in less than two hours.
The Texas A&M Forest Service unveiled their newest tool for fighting wildfires at the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport Thursday. A por…
The Grand Canyon, Yellowstone and the moon are just some of the places Bastrop ISD students are going through Google Expeditions.
While TxDOT keeps track of the roads it maintains and its conditions, KXAN reveals that TxDOT keeps all that safety information a secret.
A male and female in the front seat were wearing seatbelts. A female in the backseat did not have a seatbelt.
If you feel like it’s been raining for days and days, you’re not alone. Rain has now fallen in the Austin area and most surrounding counties…
Volunteers will help plant loblolly seedlings in areas damaged by the 2011 Bastrop County Complex Fire and 2015 Hidden Pines Fire.
There have also been multiple crashes on the highways near the bridges.
“She yelled, ‘Fire!’ and so I came over and tried to put it out.” DeMeritt says he was injured by the flames.
A man found dead in Bastrop County last week in Red Rock is now being investigated as a suspicious incident.
Bastrop police are looking into the reported theft of gifts from the Bastrop Pink Santa program.
After saving a woman’s life and her home, five Elgin firefighters went beyond what’s written in their job description.
Bastrop County leaders are waiting to hear back from FEMA to see if grant money will help bring fire-fighting planes to Bastrop County.
Firefighters in Bastrop County have had to deal with two brush fires on Wednesday.
Troopers say it is not clear if drugs or alcohol contributed to the crash.
DPS troopers say the crash happened around 6:52 p.m, near Ott.