Saturday, May 18, 2019

Household Hazardous Waste Day for residents of Hewitt, Lacy Lakeview, Waco and Woodway will run from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 1 at the Waco Solid Waste Operations Center, 501 Schroeder Drive.

Friday, May 17, 2019

A year ago, Chinese officials issued a fist-flying response to President Donald Trump’s plans to raise tariffs by announcing they would slap a 179% levy on grain sorghum, which they use to make liquor and feed ducks.

A 15-foot sinkhole that opened up on Harrison Street in Bellmead on Friday has forced officials to close the road until it can be repaired, Bellmead police Lt. Brenda Kinsey said.

The Arc of McLennan County will have its Boots on the Brazos fundraiser from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday in the Waco Convention Center’s Brazos Room, 100 Washington Ave.

Young men and women will line up this month robed in caps and gowns grinning at their friends. Their eyes scan the audience, peering past dangling tassels in search of family members who search for them. Cameras and cell phones light up stadiums and auditoriums with bursts of light as proud parents try to capture the magic of the moment. Our grandson graduates from high school May 19 in Sundance, Wyoming.

Thursday, May 16, 2019
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

The Waco Police Department will join with other law enforcement agencies in McLennan County for the annual Peace Officer Memorial Service at 11 a.m. Thursday in Indian Spring Park in downtown Waco.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Weather-beaten and rusted, the towering 25th Street Theatre sign has become a hazard to itself and passersby. Crews with A-1 Banner & Sign, Jackson Sign & Lighting and Wales Crane & Rigging will work Thursday to remove the sign with as little damage as possible before placing it in storage.