Sunday, June 24, 2018
Saturday, June 23, 2018

About two dozen tiny library book shares have popped up around Waco in the past few years, and library owners say the little projects offer more than free books. They can also bring owners closer to their neighbors.

A contest-winning tea maker hoping to sell product on the shelves of grocery giant H-E-B has filed suit against a local bottling company, claiming it botched production, breached a contract and was negligent to the point that mold formed on its 20-ounce and 64-ounce containers.

Not everyone who joins the military gets the assignment they want. Such was the case with Elm Mott resident Bobbi Lee Christianson. She didn’t get her first pick of a job, nor did she ever get to deploy, like she hoped she would.

Teams of Baylor School of Law students will argue a case involving civil liabilities in the 1912 sinking of the Titanic in a public practice court session from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Mayborn Museum, 1300 S. University Parks Drive.

Friday, June 22, 2018

When Bellmead firefighters race out of the station, the questions are many: Will the engine make it to the fire without stalling out? Can the truck’s system maintain water pressure while firefighters are inside a burning building? Will equipment failures be the reason a life, home or business isn’t saved?

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McALLEN, Texas (AP) — About 500 of the more than 2,300 children separated from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border have been reunited since May, a senior Trump administration official said Thursday, as confusion mounted over the "zero tolerance" policy that called for the prosecution of anyone caught entering the United States illegally.

The America I grew up in was seen as the shining light on a hill. We took pride in the inscription on the Statue of Liberty: “Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, the wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!”

Thursday, June 21, 2018

The Dr Pepper Museum & Free Enterprise Institute, which has seen a $6 million expansion in recent years and enjoyed a surge in attendance, has named Baylor University graduate Chris Dyer, 42, its new president and CEO.

The 2018 Rotary Challenge champions were recognized at a recent Rotary Club of Waco meeting. Rotary members watched a KCEN-TV replay of the championship competition where Waco High defeated Live Oak Classical School. Pictured are (from left) Waco ISD Superintendent A. Marcus Nelson, Libby Grant, Thomas “Boots” Felton, Rotary Challenge sponsor Rick Lowe, Olivia Henderson, Madison Lacy and Waco High Principal Ed Love. Not pictured is team captain Will Grant, who was out of town attending his brother’s graduation in Boston. The club presented Waco High with a $1,000 donation for winning the contest, while Live Oak received $500. It was the 51st year for the Rotary Challenge.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

HOUSTON — A Mexican man on Texas death row can move forward with an appeal focusing on whether his attorneys were deficient during the sentencing phase of his trial for strangling and raping a 16-year-old girl in Waco 31 years ago, a federal appeals court has ruled.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018