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World champs: Lake Air finishes off magic ride with 7-2 win over North Carolina

PORTLAND — Lake Air’s lack of World Series didn’t matter. The fact that they were playing another undefeated team didn’t matter.

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Sperry:Weeds continue to be problem despite treatment

DEAR NEIL: I live in an area where centipede grass grows fairly well. I was tired of my old lawn that was overrun with weeds so I applied a…

Thanks to a healthy economy, Texas budget forecast gets $2.8B boost

If Comptroller Glenn Hegar‘s latest revenue estimate is to be believed, Texas budget writers awoke Wednesday morning to a $2.8 billion pres…

Reese Witherspoon coming to Magnolia Market in September

Academy Award-winning actress Reese Witherspoon will be stopping at Magnolia Market at the Silos on Sept. 27 to promote her book, “Whiskey …

Sports News

Repeat winners take first place in 10th annual TriWaco

For the hundreds who took part in Sunday morning’s 10th annual TriWaco, it’s something special crossing the historic suspension bridge. Not…

Ten years later, TriWaco still going strong because ‘they love Waco’

Ten years ago, someone at the Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce had a good idea.

TriWaco registration in full swing

Online registration is ongoing for the 10th annual TriWaco through July 13.

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Chamber seeking volunteers for SCORE entrepreneurship program

Chamber seeks volunteers for SCORE program

Entertainment

Fiddler Johnny Gimble named to Country Music Hall of Fame

It’s an honor that calls for a sweet fiddle lick to accent an illustrious career: Texas fiddler Johnny Gimble is now a member of the Countr…

Wade Bowen MusicFest moves to Touchdown Alley, lands REO Speedwagon

It’s the sort of birthday celebration that both a Texas musician and a Texas music fan could love: Wade Bowen’s annual MusicFest will mark …

'Valhalla' documentary shows vets finding PTSD relief in pro wrestling

Professional wrestling means more than an evening’s entertainment for three Texas wrestlers, who say the sport and the physical training it…

Opinion

Earl Tilford, guest columnist: Don’t count President Trump out in foreign affairs just yet

On June 3, 1961, barely into the fifth month of his presidency, John F. Kennedy met with Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev. Kennedy requeste…

Hal Brands, Bloomberg View: Trump fast chipping away at U.S.-led world order

There was much that was shocking but basically nothing that was surprising in President Donald Trump’s whirlwind tour of diplomatic destruc…

LETTERS: Three local views on Trump, Putin and the Russians

Trump & the Russians

Event Calendar

"Concerto Collection" recital featuring Ravel, Chopin, Tchaikovsky

Students of Baylor University Pianist-in-Residence Krassimira Jordan will sample concertos by Chopin and Tchaikovsky while she plays the fu…

'100 Thousand Poets for Change'

“100 Thousand Poets for Change,” HOT Poets Society, 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Art Center of Waco, 1300 College Drive, and Waco Poets Society and B…

'Christmas Belles' - Tin Building Theatre

“Christmas Belles,” Tin Building Theatre, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14 and Nov. 28, 7 p.m. Nov. 21 and 27, 2 p.m. Nov. 22, Bosque Arts Center, 215 Col…

'Footloose' Sing-Along

The 1984 movie “Footloose” provides the cinematic background and beat for the latest Waco Hippodrome Sing-Along, held at 6 and 9 p.m. Satur…

'Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells' - Waco Children’s Theatre

Waco Children’s Theatre presents “Jingle Bells, Batman Smells,” a Junie B. Jones musical, at Lee Lockwood Library and Museum, 2801 W. Waco …

'The Golden Age' - Brazos Theatre Group stage reading/dinner theater

Brazos Theatre Group holds a stage reading/dinner theater of “The Golden Age” at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Creative Art Studio a…

35 South with Rowdy Bishop Band

35 South with Rowdy Bishop Band, 9 p.m. April 7 at Melody Ranch, 2315 Robinson Drive.

Baylor Bronze handbell ensemble

Baylor Bronze handbell ensemble, 5:30 p.m. Dec. 3, Baylor University’s Roxy Grove Hall; free.

Baylor Choral Concert

Baylor Choral Concert for Family Weekend, with Bella Voce, Concert Choir, Men's Choir, Women's Choir, A Cappella Choir, and VirtuOSO, 5 p.m…

CANCELED: 'Disney Junior Live: Pirate and Princess Adventure'

UPDATE: This event has been canceled.