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More of what we experienced on Sunday is making a repeat performance today. Plenty of sunshine mixed in with a few high level clouds. Dry weather will stick around for most of the week with another upper level system returning for the later half of next weekend.
Man punches elementary student in stomach, runs away
NEWTON - Law enforcement officers are searching for a man who punched an elementary school student in the stomach in Newton and ran away.
According to a news release from Michelle Barrow, the Newton ISD superintendent, a Newton Elementary student was in the hall between classes on Thursday. He was persuaded to open a locked exterior door by an adult male. When he opened the door, the adult male punched him in the stomach area and then ran away from the campus.
The student wasn't hurt. Law enforcement is investigating. Students and staff are safe and secure. School is continuing. In order to maintain security of the campus, no visitors will be allowed on campus today.