TAYLOR, Texas (KXAN) - Actor Mark Wahlberg was spotted in Taylor on Wednesday afternoon on the set of the new Transformers film.
Film crews had parts of West Second Street near Main Street in downtown Taylor shutdown for the production.
A silver Dodge Challenger can be seen in the middle of West Second Street. Some Taylor residents were surprised that the movie was filming in their hometown.
"I just wanted to go downtown to get fly spray for my horse and now I can't do it,"said Janet Barker. "To come to a small town and do all this. I think it's fantastic."
The production company started filming in various cities across Central Texas earlier this week .
On Tuesday night, a Pflugerville home in the 20000 block of Melber Lane caught on fire on another Transformers set. The Pflugerville Fire Chief said the fire consumed the attic of a century-old home.
Authorities have ruled the fire accidental, but they have not ruled out burning embers from pyrotechnics as the cause of the fire.
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Willie Nelson's nine-hole golf course in Briarcliff is up for sale and the asking price is $3 million, according to a local real estate website.
The lawyer for embattled District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg argued Wednesday that the civil trial aimed at removing her from office should be dismissed.
Pope Francis, the first Jesuit pontiff who won hearts and headlines with his humility and common touch, was named Time magazine's Person of the Year for 2013.
When Dawn Erin decided to seek health coverage for the first time in two decades, she was prepared for the red-tape run-around.
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