No longer do servers at Waco-area restaurants and bars have to tell patrons they’re out of luck when asking to try a local beer.
Each year, the Central Texas Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) honors community members and businesses who exude a spirit of giving.
Seldom has a fragment of human bone the length of a finger inspired such an outpouring of honors, pent-up grief and joy from all across the nation.
2010 was a challenging season of life for Laura, both financially and personally. She was a single mother who wondered whether it was time to turn her lifelong love of baking into a full-time career. She prayed for divine inspiration.
Restoration Gateway will host acclaimed singer-songwriter Amy Grant for a concert and fundraising auction Nov. 12 to support the organization’s mission in Northern Uganda.
Six Waco-area authors will showcase their work at a book signing Nov. 23-24 in the corridor near the Hallmark Store in Richland Mall. All the writers have published books recently and will offer them for sale.
An unusual event happens at the Waco bus station around 11:30 a.m. each weekday. A special van or bus pulls up, and several women dressed in men’s clothing — khaki or black pants and white T-shirts — tentatively step out and head into the bus station.
“All my life I have been a soldier and nothing else,” was the modest claim from one of America’s most determined generals. A decorated veteran of three wars, Texas native Walton Walker was respected by his superiors and by the men under his command.