Wednesday, January 16, 2019

McLennan County Auditor Stan Chambers is leaving his job to return to Anderson County after earning a reputation for improving budget transparency, modernizing accounting practices and strengthening internal auditing procedures that uncovered financial improprieties by two elected officials.

The Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce’s First Pitch Luncheon will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Baylor Club at McLane Stadium, 1001 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Baylor University Theatre will present “Peter and the Starcatcher” at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 12-16 and 2 p.m. Feb. 16-17 at Jones Theatre in the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center on campus.

OKEMAH, Okla. — Oklahoma law enforcement agencies have discovered the bodies of a man and a woman in clandestine graves in rural Okfuskee County as part of their search for two missing Texas residents.

Monday, January 14, 2019

Waco Family YMCA hosts a year-long diabetes prevention program beginning Wednesday. The program is designed to help those with prediabetes, or those who are at high risk for developing type 2 diabetes reduce their risk.

Sunday, January 13, 2019
Saturday, January 12, 2019
Friday, January 11, 2019

The Special Olympics Texas Heart of Texas Area will have its annual Polar Plunge Jan. 26, at the Waco Family YMCA, 6800 Harvey Drive. Registration will start at 10 a.m., and the plunge will start at 11 a.m. at the outdoor pool.

In a similar day to our own, Habakkuk posed the following questions to God, “Why do you tolerate wrongdoing? Destruction and violence are before me; there is strife, and conflict abounds. Therefore the law is paralyzed, and justice never prevails.” It seemed to Habakkuk that God had abandoned the world to its own destructive devices.